Contact & Activities

Participating city

130.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Information and Marketing
Jennifer Stocks
Lancashire County Council, Guild House, Cross St, Preston, Lancs
PR18RD Preston
++44 01772 532419

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

Carrying out a Car-Free Day event by closing one or more streets to traffic, and opening it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport. This should preferably happen on 22 September to mark your town or city as part of World Car-Free Day.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
On 22nd September 2007, the following roads will be closed to traffic:
Fishergate from Cheapside to Lune Street (except buses)
Chapel Street.
Cheapside and including the pedestrian zone (Market Place, Market Street, Earl Street, Orchard Street, Lowthian St, Friargate from Market Place to Ringway,)
Birley Street From Earl Street to Harris Street
Harris Street.
Guildhall St (from Fishergate for 43m in a southerly direction)
Cannon St and Winkley St (one way suspended)