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Six Preston parks keep the green flag flying

Miller Park on a summer's evening Pic: Gary Bond Preston’s parks have been recognised once again for their glorious views, flowers and upkeep. The latest Green Flag Awards sees Preston City Council keeping the green flag flying at five […]

6 days ago
Medieval Day is coming to Winckley Square

A medieval army Pic: Garyuk31 Winckley Square is going to be transported back to a time before it existed this summer. Preston Medieval Fun Day takes place on Sunday 30 June. With free entry the […]

2 months ago
New block of flats could tower down Winckley Square side street

How the new apartment block down Garden Street could look A former sports hall just off Winckley Square could be turned into flats. Garden Street has the former Cardinal Newman sports hall in it but plans in early 2018 were […]

2 months ago
Revival of Jazz in the Park sees event move to Winckley Square

A sunny day in Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall Jazz in the Park is returning to Preston after a 15 year hiatus. The event, which previously ran for five years in Avenham Park, is returning in 2019 with Winckley […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Electric vehicle charging comes to Winckley Square

The electric vehicle charging spaces on Winckley Square Pic David Toase Electric vehicle charging points have been installed on Winckley Square. In a move that former residents of the Georgian square couldn’t have pictured in their wildest dreams, drivers will be […]

2 months ago
Big Lunch to take over Winckley Square this summer

Having fun at The Big Lunch Pic: Stephen Riley Preston’s green Georgian oasis will play host once again to the Big Lunch. Families, couples, individuals are all invited to pack a hamper and join for a picnic in the […]

3 months ago
Interactive theatre event to transform Winckley Square into Wonderland

The cast of The Mad Hatters Tea Party An Alice in Wonderland-themed interactive theatre event is coming to Winckley Square. The Mad Hatters Tea Party is being billed as a “magical Easter adventure” by organisers Events Live and […]

3 months ago
Uncover Winckley Square’s hidden histories with these guided walks

A view of Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall Winckley Square guided walks are back for April and May. The free walks, led by the Friends of Winckley Square, uncover the hidden histories of Preston’s Georgian Square. There are […]

4 months ago
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