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Rededication Ceremony of the Preston War Memorial

On Friday 13th June 2014 at 12.45pm a ceremony took place on Preston’s Market Square facing the Preston War Memorial, also known as the Cenotaph. The ceremony was led by […]

8 years ago
Restored Preston Cenotaph to be re-dedicated 88 years since original unveiling

Preston's Cenotaph has been undergoing a facelift Preston’s restored Cenotaph is to be re-dedicated in a special service. Following work costing £835,600 the war memorial was finished in Autumn last year. Renovation work included the carving oa […]

8 years ago
History of names on Preston war memorial to be researched

Volunteers are being sought to help document the history of a war memorial in Preston. Researchers at the Museum of Lancashire want to explore the stories of the men named […]

8 years ago
Preston’s Cenotaph to be restored after successful funding bid for £835,600

A view of the Cenotaph and the Flag Market Preston’s Cenotaph will receive over £800,000 of funding to prepare for the centenary of First World War. The money will go towards a restoration of an original design to include […]

9 years ago
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