About Preston

Welcome to Preston Quakers

We normally have Meetings for Worship each Sunday. If you are visiting the area, you are very welcome to join us.

Meeting for Worship  Sundays, 10:30am – 11:30am
Preston Friends Meeting House, 189 St George's Road, Preston, PR1 6NQ

The Meeting House is expected to re-open on Sunday 18th April 2021.  Meetings for worship will be held at the Meeting House and by Zoom.  If you want to join us in person at the Meeting House or by Zoom please email the Meeting House at prestonqmh@gmail.com  We may need to restrict number attending, and we can send Zoom links to those who want them.

For more information please email or call one of the Clerks.

Children's meeting

Currently we do not have a children's meeting but children are always welcome. Please feel free to bring them into the meeting room with us, or take them into the 'school room' if you prefer. There are books and resources about Quakers for children and young people, as well as drawing/colouring materials available in the smaller room, but they can easily be brought into the meeting room for worship.

Events

Please see the Diary page of this website regarding other activities and events.

Accessibility

The Meeting House has wheelchair access, a wheelchair–accessible toilet.  There is a hearing loop system in the Meeting Room.

Library

We have a small library. For the catalogue click here

Rooms for Hire

The Meeting Room and the Schoolroom are often available for hire.   They are suitable for  classes and meetings but are not suitable for parties.  For information about the rooms please click here or text/call 07748 088011.  For our conditions of hire please click here

Directions and Map

By Car:– From the north, leave the M6 at Junction 32. Follow the A6 to Preston. Turn left at the 5th set of lights, into St George's Road. The Meeting House is on the left. From the south, leave the M6 at Junction 31 and follow signs for Preston North End football stadium. Turn left at the traffic lights near the stadium, then turn right at the next set of traffic lights into St. George's Road. The Meeting House is on the right in 200 yards. There is on–street parking.

By Bus:– From Preston Bus Station service 6 and service 19 run along Deepdale Road. Alight at St Georges Road, turn left and walk 200 yds to the Meeting House. Service 14 passes the Meeting House but does not run on Sundays.

By Train:– Preston is on the West Coast Main Line.

Map:– To get a map and directions to this local meeting click on the relevant red marker on the area map displayed above. 

Contact Details

Co-Clerks
Tom Costich   e-mail: prestonquakerclerk@gmail.com

Margaret Jackson  email rjacksondunpreaching@talktalk.net  01772 338756

Assistant Clerk

Daphne Sanders