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Preston’s Old Post Office poised to become a hotel

The Old Post Office in use for Best of Britannia North Pic: Tony Worrall The future of Preston’s former Post Office looks set to be as a hotel. Currently in use as a temporary exhibition space for Best of Britannia North the grade-II listed […]

5 years ago
Exploring Best of Britannia North as it returns to Preston’s Old Post Office

The Old Post Office in the sunshine, the team behind BOB North, inside the main foyer and seeing the David Bowie inspired artwork A ‘pop-up department store’ has opened its doors in Preston for a second year. Best of Britannia North showcases the best in Northern design, produce and inventiveness during three days […]

5 years ago
Best of Britannia North returns to Preston’s Old Post Office

The Old Post Office is transformed for two days during the event Preston’s historic Old Post Office is to be converted once more into an emporium of British design. Best of Britannia North has announced it will return to the city in […]

5 years ago
Sunday’s Lancashire Encounter top event guide

The final day of the Lancashire Encounter 2015 weekend festival concludes with Run Preston being the headline attraction next Sunday, September 27. With last year’s run proving a huge success, […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement The Preston Festival: Three day arts event with giant canopies coming to city centre in September

An artist impression of the canopies for the festival on the Flag Market Arts, music and more will take over a number of venues in Preston city centre for a three day festival. The Preston Festival is to include a large Chinese-style canopy […]

6 years ago
Former Post Office must be maintained if Preston City Council want a new use says heritage expert

Lover of Preston heritage Aidan Turner-Bishop has called on Preston City Council to maintain the old Post Office better. The building is being marketed by the city council as a […]

6 years ago
Preston old Post Office to be marketed as hotel or leisure venue

The Old Post Office has stood empty in the centre of Preston for years Pic: Shabbagaz What used to be Preston’s Post Office in the city centre could become a new hotel or leisure venue. Standing on Birley Street the redevelopment of the building has become […]

6 years ago
Win tickets to Best of Britannia in the Old Post Office

The Old Post Office is to be transformed The Best of Britannia event takes place in the Old Post Office from Friday. Showcasing the best in British design, products and food it is the first time it has […]

6 years ago
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