Menu

winckley square

Reshoring could give Preston a much needed manufacturing boost

Andrew Feeke, partner at MHA Moore and Smalley The coronavirus pandemic could offer Preston a chance to enhance its global manufacturing credentials if it is able to accelerate the use of digital technologies. Andrew Feeke, a partner at […]

2 months ago
Preston gets two new pop-up cycle lanes

The cycle lane down Fylde Road Pop-up cycle lanes are appearing across Preston to encourage people to get on two wheels post-lockdown. Lancashire County Council says it wants to make it easier for people to cycle […]

4 months ago
Friends of Winckley Square Christmas Concert returns for its best year yet

Winckley Square Christmas Concert Poster 2019 This year the Friends of Winckley Square Christmas Concert is set to be the best yet with fabulous  performers and a sound and light show. The event is held annually […]

10 months ago
Meet Jane, Henrietta, Louisa, Alice, Alice and Dorothy – the trailblazing women who had a special impact on Preston

An upcoming Preston Arts Festival event will explore the impact of six women on Preston.  Friend of Winckley Square Susan Douglass will deliver her talk – The Lot of a Woman in a Man’s World – […]

12 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Street light changes leave Winckley Street residents in the dark

Residents in the Winckley Square Conservation Area say they’ve been left in the dark by changes to street lighting. In recent weeks some of the existing traditional-style street lamps have […]

12 months ago
Work begins on new Winckley Square luxury apartments

The One Winckley Square show apartment's bedroom Work is underway to transform one of Winckley Square’s oldest buildings into luxury apartments. The Grade II listed property, which was one of the first to be built on the […]

12 months ago
Special Winckley Square events to feature in Preston Arts Festival

Winckley Square Pic: @chrisdarley A series of special walks and talks in and around Winckley Square is to feature in the upcoming Preston Arts Festival. The Friends of Winckley Square have expanded on their […]

1 year ago
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 […]

1 year ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures Pathway down Avenham ParkSome Autumn colour at Frenchwood KnollFrenchwood Knoll gatewaySome Autumn colour at Frenchwood KnollTowards the old tram bridge at PrestonPath at Avenham ParkFunny sign in a Preston storeNot a sandwich bar anymore 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.