The Winckley Square Hotel: A jewel in the crown of Preston's Northern Quarter-style living boom
Two years after the launch of a campaign to create a Northern Quarter-style living boom in Preston city centre, the ambitious vision is starting to take shape.
A shining example of the investment that is pouring into the city is the Winckley Square Hotel. Take a look around:
Meet Max Walker-Williams, owner of the Winckley Square Hotel in Preston
City businessmen are pouring millions into projects including high-end apartments, luxury hotels and a variety of restaurants and bars.
Council leaders behind the City Living Strategy aimed to promote the city as an attractive affordable alternative to Manchester and Liverpool
Now a swathe of development is underway, with investors keen to get onboard with the transformation.