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St John's Minster

I have only been in this church on two occasions and they were both for civic funerals held for the... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
PrestonGuild
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United Kingdom
Impressively ornate

The former church was inaccessible at the time of my visit but is easily found on the main street... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Steve T
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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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25 Jun 2018
“St John's Minster”
25 Jul 2018
“History without heart”
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

To be honest this church is a bit dull and lifeless. The large advertising on outside asking you to hire it says a lot.Unfortunately the Cof E now has to diversify to attract revenue. Good peel of bells though but the church will always play...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2018

I have only been in this church on two occasions and they were both for civic funerals held for the great and the good of Preston. The first time St John's was a church in the town centre. On the second occasion it had become...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Preston is a city, but has not many central buildings that medium size events can be held, as someone who has used the church for over eight years, l am well qualified to say that The Minster has been a great venue, and has the...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

The former church was inaccessible at the time of my visit but is easily found on the main street through Preston city centre - church street. As churches go it is large and impressive from almost all angles though clearly the buildings nearby have steadily...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 2 May 2016

When Preston became a city in 2003 the parish church had to change and became a minster it's lovely in side and if you need some peace and quite the church is the place to be

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