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Nostalgic 1960’s/70’s Preston revealed in pictures (Part 4)

Easterly view of Christmas time in Fishergate, Preston 1972 The first two pictures this week are not very seasonal as they are of the winter festive season in Fishergate; however, they are excellent views and should bring back memories […]

2 months ago
Time is running out to enter Preston’s Race for Life

Women taking part in the Race for Life in 2011 i in Preston   It’s your last chance to enter this year’s Race for Life in Preston as applications close in just under two weeks. Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life, in partnership […]

2 months ago
Nostalgic 1960’s/70’s Preston revealed in pictures (Part 3)

Octo-Centenary celebration, Church Street, Preston 1979 By the warm response that we’ve had, it certainly appears that readers love to see these old digitised photos of Preston in the 1960’s and the 1970’s. I suppose that the […]

2 months ago
Preston Docks boat crane pictured in rare piece of action

boatcrane1 Not often you see the boat crane at Preston Docks in operation. It was captured in full swing lifting a boat through from the Marina. On Thursday Paul Melling snapped […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Nostalgic 1960’s/70’s Preston revealed in pictures (Part 2)

North Road with Saul Street Baths and Pentecostal Church, Preston 1971 We continue this week with another fabulous set of pictures from an era gone by in Preston. There were massive transformations going on in the town in that time, both with […]

2 months ago
Preston from above: Stunning birds-eye pictures of our city

Preston city centre and beyond Preston from above is a spectacular sight to behold as these birds-eye view pictures from the police helicopter show. NPAS Warton, based just to the West of the city, posted […]

2 months ago
New Series: Nostalgic 1960’s/70’s Preston revealed in pictures

Parish Church and north side of Preston from Kendal House 1964 In this new series of Preston pictures, we look at the old town during the 1960’s and the 1970’s. Many of the buildings have been long gone since then but […]

2 months ago
Art Project displayed at Preston’s bus and train stations

Poster art on display at Preston train station An art project has been displayed in various locations across Preston, which looks at the relationship between the history of transport in the city. Cherry Tenneson is showcasing part of […]

2 months ago
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