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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 […]

4 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 […]

4 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 […]

4 months ago
Mystery of Prescott’s Court on student apartments construction site in Friargate

Part of the demolition site looking toward Friargate As most Prestonians will know, there has been a demolition of properties in an area on lower Friargate, to the north side of Great Shaw Street. The properties concerned in […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Nostalgic 1980’s Preston revealed in pictures (Final part 10)

Ormskirk Road and Ringway from Bus Station Car Park, Preston December 1987 In 1982, Culture Club sang “Do you really want to hurt me?”, believe us though, we really don’t want to hurt you at all, but for now, we are sad […]

5 months ago
Chinese student captures breathtaking pictures of Preston skyline

16451448813_745920bd04_z A student studying at the University of Central Lancashire has been sharing his stunning picture of Preston’s skyline. Carl Ji, a Chinese student, posted the pictures to Flickr and shared […]

5 months ago
Nine spectacular pictures of Preston Marina as it turns 25

marina7 Preston’s Marina turns 25 years old this weekend and to celebrate we’re showing it off in its best light. Tony Worrall, who runs the Preston Flickr group and has been […]

5 months ago
Nostalgic 1980’s Preston revealed in pictures (part 9)

The Jolly Farmer (Formerly The Farmers Arms), Market Street, Preston, 1980 I’ve always considered the 80’s to have been a great time for cinema going; and there were still quite a few of those left in the town at that time. […]

5 months ago
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