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Preston’s historic Park Hotel to welcome guests for first time in decades

Park Hotel plans for Preston Preston‚Äôs historic Park Hotel will welcome guests for the first time in more than 70 years after councillors gave the go-ahead to the long-time office site being restored to something […]

5 months ago
Park Hotel plans for over 400 apartments set for green light

CGI of revised Park Hotel plans (mage: DAY Architectural Ltd.) Plans to develop more than 400 apartments within Preston‚Äôs former Park Hotel and its grounds are set to be approved after changes were made to address concerns over how they […]

6 months ago
Park Hotel renovation plans face Victorian Society objection

A heritage campaign group are tabling objections to proposals for redeveloping the Park Hotel in Preston city centre. The Victorian Society are opposing the scheme which would see two new […]

12 months ago
Park Hotel plans lodged for two apartment blocks and hotel restored

Latest proposals to bring the former Park Hotel back into use have been lodged. A 65-room hotel would be created on the site while retaining and converting the grade-II listed […]

1 year ago
Park Hotel security stepped up following vandalism

The Park Hotel overlooking Avenham and Miller Park is seeing security stepped up. Youths have been spotted allegedly vandalising and roaming the derelict site in Preston city centre. The Local […]

1 year ago
Future of former Park Hotel to be heard at public meeting

The Park Hotel stands overlooking Miller Park Pic: Tony Worrall Developers Paul Butler Associates are putting forward the next steps into the redevelopment and conversion of the former Park Hotel and 8 East Cliff into residential apartments. They will do […]

1 year ago
Preston in 1973: Guild Hall opens, Led Zeppelin banned

The junction of Friargate and Ringway in 1973 Pic: Preston Digital Archive Fifty years ago the country was undergoing an upheaval that was worse than today. There was a double energy crisis with an oil embargo from the Arab nations, such as […]

1 year ago
Preston’s historical sites as they are now, a photo special

The North Union Railway bridge in summer Pic: Geoffrey Whittaker Many of Preston‚Äôs historic structures, parks and buildings are still in use today. In this photo special we look at what can be visited and how the sites have developed […]

2 years ago
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