Category Archives: Preston Guild Wheel

Preston Guild Wheel incident

Perhaps fears for the Guild Wheel’s integrity during nearby construction work were entirely justified, judging from this accident on 19 July.  The Lancashire Evening Post carries the full story.

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County Council approves motion to protect the Preston Guild Wheel

Green County Councillor Gina Dowding, seconded by Conservative leader Geoff Driver, persuaded the full Council meeting yesterday to support a motion to protect the integrity of the Preston Guild Wheel. You can read a press release about it here. Thank … Continue reading

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Preston Guild Wheel protest today

Preston Guild Wheel supporters were not the only ones outside County Hall lobbying at the start of the meeting of the full Council! County Councillor Gina Dowding has submitted a motion to maintain the integrity of the Guild Wheel; the … Continue reading

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Support Preston Guild Wheel event – Thursday 26 May at 12.30 in Preston

The Preston Guild Wheel is under threat from developers, and on Thursday 26 May from 12.30-1.30 p.m. local cyclists will be presenting a petition to Lancashire County Council and are encouraging all interested people to join them.  They will be … Continue reading

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Save the Preston Guild Wheel

The 21-mile circular Preston Guild Wheel route is under threat from new developments and road building, only 3 years after completion.  Download the flyer here to read more. What you can do: sign the petition at https://www.change.org/p/lancashire-county-council-and-preston-city-council-save-our-guild-wheel-don-t-let-them-build-on-your-guild-wheel write to the … Continue reading

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Clearing the Preston Guild Wheel after floods . . . but threats remain

Paul was one of the volunteers who helped to clear the Guild Wheel path at the weekend.  Part of the 21-mile greenway was blocked by debris following the flooding of the River Ribble, and Ribble Valley Cycle Club put out … Continue reading

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Preston Guild Wheel calendar available

A 2016 calendar with views from the Preston Guild Wheel is available from the Lancashire Evening Post, Barton Grange garden centre, and museums and cycle shops in Preston.

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