In pictures: Demolition of fire ravaged former Tokyo Jo's, Evoque and Odeon building in Preston

A sombre mood blankets Preston today as demolition work begins on former Tokyo Jo's, Evoque and Odeon.

What once brought joy in the shape of a cinema and nightclub now houses a pile of rubble after being ravaged by a fire which broke out on Thursday evening.

Here are some pictures which sadly signify the end of an era for many.

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