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Guild Tower hotel is given the nod and here’s a glimpse inside

Inside the proposed hotel in the Guild Tower Here’s a glimpse inside the new ‘aparthotel’ which could soon be part of Preston’s skyline. Plans for The Guild Tower were passed unanimously by Preston City Council’s planning committee on […]

4 years ago
Guild Tower hotel plan by Simon Rigby set for approval

The Villa Urban would be the name of the new hotel, in what is now the Guild Tower One of Preston’s most distinctive tall buildings may give Simon Rigby his dream of opening a city centre hotel. The Guild Tower – part of the Guild Hall complex – […]

4 years ago
How Simon Rigby faces uphill battle to land his Preston casino dream

Simon Rigby wants to see the red and blacks in the Guild Hall A historic double-cross by Blackpool could halt Simon Rigby’s casino dreams. The multi-millionaire owner of Preston’s Guild Hall is preparing to apply for a Gaming Licence to allow a casino […]

4 years ago
Throwback to when Fives was Vintage and Priory Club – see inside

This was the bar and dancefloor at Priory As Fives prepares to reopen once again as a cocktail bar and lounge we’ve taken a look inside. Edgar Wallace, who has sold the building to Simon Rigby, has kept […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Guild Hall’s ‘Printworks’ plan given the nod

Inside the proposed bowling alley at LeVel A Printworks-style revamp of a part of Preston’s Guild Hall complex gathering dust has been given the go ahead. Simon Rigby’s next stage for the venue was given the seal […]

5 years ago
Preston Guild Hall tables plans for bowling alley, karaoke bar and more in ‘Printworks’-style revamp

How the Lord Street entrance to the Guild Hall may look Preston’s Guild Hall is to see major work undertaken as it bids to add a bowling alley and sports bar. Local multi-millionaire Simon Rigby has been operating the venue for […]

5 years ago
Betsid continues Simon Rigby’s expansion in Preston

Work is ongoing to refurbish and rebrand the bookies in Friargate Simon Rigby’s latest venture in Preston is taking shape, and it is not at the Guild Hall. The multi-millionaire is expanding his betting firm Betsid by taking over what used […]

5 years ago
Opening date for Preston’s newest Italian confirmed

The Villa Italian, which looks like something out of The Sims! The newest Italian restaurant in Preston now has an opening date. The Villa Italian, which has a flagship restaurant in Kirkham, will open for the first time at Preston Guild […]

5 years ago
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