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Solita announces it is closing in Winckley Square

The building in Winckley Square which contains Solita Some of Solita’s signature burgers A restaurant chain has announced it will be closing down in Preston. Solita in Winckley Square had been up for sale while they looked for […]

3 years ago
Preston parade route confirmed for Lancashire Encounter Festival

One of the art installations wheeling around the city at a previous Lancashire Encounter Jazz funk, puppets and a papier-mache donkey will be dancing through the streets of Preston in […]

3 years ago
Family fun, live music and a pop-up bar coming to Winckley Square

Spectacular Summer Saturday Winckley Square will host a Spectacular Summer Saturday featuring family activities, live music and a pop-up bar. The main event is a free family “sporting stories” activity. Louise Mor from Groundwork […]

3 years ago
How you can explore Winckley Square inside out

Winckley Square Pic: Gareth Edwards   Winckley Square Pic: Gareth Edwards Guided walks are taking place around Winckley Square in August, with the chance to glimpse inside some of the grand houses located there. Organised […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Latest dates for Winckley Square history walking tours

Winckley Square in 1863, on the western boundary looking south Winckley Square in the sunshine Pic: Chris Delaney More guided heritage walks are taking place around Winckley Square in July. Led by one of the Friends of Winckley Square, the walks have […]

3 years ago
Moor Park gains Green Flag status to notch up seven top parks in Preston

Moor Park has seen a major change in fortunes Pic: Gary Bond Moor Park has seen a major change in fortunes Pic: Gary Bond Another of Preston’s parks has gained Green Flag status to recognise it as one of the country’s best […]

3 years ago
Sun seekers leave litter across Preston’s parks and squares

Winckley Square on Wednesday evening - with litter scattered Winckley Square on Wednesday evening – with litter scattered Preston’s heatwave has seen many people enjoying eating and drinking al-fresco in the city’s parks and public squares. But for the […]

3 years ago
Lune Street and other roads to keep conservation area status

Lune Street is classed as part of the Winckley Square Conservation Area Pic: 70023venus2009 Lune Street is classed as part of the Winckley Square Conservation Area Pic: 70023venus2009 Lune Street and its surrounding roads are set to retain their special conservation status. Preston City […]

3 years ago
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