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Preston Markets: Conlon Construction to start work on new Indoor Market in January

Sam Livesey, Ellen Young, Michael Conlon, Lorraine Norris, chief exec of Preston City Council and Councillor Robert Boswell, cabinet member environment at the Covered Market Preston’s new look market should be ready for Christmas 2017 as contractors have been appointed. Conlon Construction have won the multi-million pound contract to build the new glazed interior under the […]

5 years ago
The market stall of the future unveiled at Preston Market

Not sure Pete Burns will want to trade while standing ON the new stalls! Here’s what traders at the new look Preston Market might be trading on in future. Design students were challenged to come up with a prototype stall for the traders at […]

5 years ago
Preston Markets plan: Architects formally appointed as next stage beckons

The indoor market building would be demolished under the city council proposals Pic: Garry Cook Architects have been formally appointed for the first stage in Preston Markets plan. Preston City Council’s cabinet approved the £161,375 signing up of IBI Taylor Young Limited on Wednesday night […]

7 years ago
Opinion: Why art-deco beauty Lancastria House needs to be saved from Preston Markets plan

Lancastria House is earmarked for demolition as part of the Markets plan Back in the early 2000s Preston Council had a grand vision. Fully renovated and enclosed Victorian market canopies; glazed and two-tiered market shopping, replacing the tired 60s indoor market and […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Market plans: Architects to be confirmed for next step in Indoor Market demolition

Lancastria House is earmarked for demolition as part of the Markets plan Proposals for Preston’s Markets have moved on a step as Preston City Council appoint architects for the scheme. Town Hall bosses want to demolish the current Indoor Market, built in […]

7 years ago
City council leader vows to continue with cinema plan for market site

The indoor market building would be demolished under the city council proposals Pic: Garry Cook The leader of Preston City Council has vowed to continue with plans for the city markets despite criticism from traders. Councillor Peter Rankin says he will stand by proposals to […]

7 years ago
Opinion: Why you should vote for Preston Market

Candid view of a pie counter in Preston's Indoor Market Preston has been entered into a national competition to be crowned the best market in Britain, and here’s why we at Blog Preston think it should win. Blog Preston want […]

11 years ago
Preston in the running for top market award

Preston's Indoor Market has many stalls selling fresh fruit and vegetables Preston’s markets could be crowned the best in Britain as shoppers are urged to give their vote in a national competition. The city’s markets including the Indoor, Covered, Car Boot […]

11 years ago
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