Menu

town hall

Preston Past: Fishergate,100 years of change (Part 1)

The three oldest streets in Preston are, Churchgate (now Church Street), Friargate and Fishergate. The latter has always been a thriving area for shoppers, places of entertainment and eventually the emergence […]

9 years ago
Preston Past: Sir George Gilbert Scott’s Preston Town Hall

An Architectural Gem for Preston. This is the magnificent Town Hall which was built between 1862 and 1866 standing on the site of the former Moot Hall between Fishergate and […]

9 years ago
Preston Past: Preston’s ‘Old’ Town Hall

Old Town Hall of 1781 – 1862 This is a view from Fishergate of the ‘Old’ Town Hall of Preston, occupying the site of the present Crystal House which replaced the former Town Hall of the […]

9 years ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures The old Park Hotel over the bridge at PrestonThe pavilion at Avenham Park, PrestonAncient Oak pub in Cottam, PrestonNeighboursLocked!Cormorant with a mouthful (Pike)Looking down at the canal in PrestonThe new Tap End micro bar in Ashton-on-Ribble View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.