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St Walburge’s Church needs urgent and major restoration work

St Walburge's Church in Ashton-on-Ribble Pic: Tony Worrall One of Preston’s most iconic buildings is calling for the city to help raise £3.5million for its restoration. St Walburge’s Church has the tallest spire of any parish church in […]

1 year ago
St Walburge’s spire set to open to the public for spectacular evening views

St Walburge's Church One of the best landmarks of Preston, St. Walburge’s Church Spire, will be open to the general public after the New Year in 2020. Each Saturday from the January 11 until […]

2 years ago
Corpus Christi Procession returns to St Walburge’s Church

St Walburge's Church St Walburge’s Church where the procession starts and ends The annual Corpus Christi Procession will be taking place at St Walburge’s Church on Sunday (18 June). The procession will start […]

4 years ago
Heritage Open Days, Sunday September 13

Preston Cemetery has been targeted by vandals on a number of occasions Preston’s Heritage Open Days event draws to a close after a four day weekend of exploring hidden gems of the city through tours and open visits. The event has seen […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Money stolen from St Walburges Church presbytery

St Walburge's presbytery has been targeted Pic: Paul Melling A church presbytery has been broken into in the University area overnight between Wednesday and Thursday. Police are appealing for witnesses after the window at the St Walburges Church was […]

6 years ago
Preston Beer Festival is back!

Preston Beer Festival makes a return this weekend, for its 22nd year. The festival, which will be held at St. Walburge’s, aims to raise money for the ongoing restoration of the […]

6 years ago
Summer Fayre returns to St Walburge’s

St Walburge’s Summer Fayre returns on Saturday 9 August. Tombola, stalls, a raffle and refreshments will be on offer. The summer fayres are a great opportunity for you to go […]

7 years ago
The 20th Annual Preston Beer Festival

Early notice for one of the city’s most popular annual events. St Walburge’s parish hall hosts the 20th Annual Preston Beer Festival. As ever, there will be a magnificent selection […]

8 years ago
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