12 Hr Urban Lock Down EXCLUSIVE TO MOST HAUNTED EXPERIENCE 12 Hr Ghost hunting event at Accrington Police Station and Courts Non celeb event. Date - 8th Feb 2020 Times - 1pm til 1am Price - £39pp Location size - Cat B This location is not to be missed..A derelict and terrifying location that will unerve the hardiest of ghost hunters..Its very easy to become dishorientated within the long dark corridors and rooms..but add ghosts into the mix your set for a night you wont forget.. Can you handle a full 12hrs in this foreboding location.. This is haunted urban exporing at its best..But with a twist..RAW AND TERRIFYING.. Without any glitz or glamour this is raw ghost hunting/exploring at its best.All terms and conditions apply..Absolutely no alcohol before or during the event. This event is not a structured event but team will be on hand to assist..It is free roam.No set vigils will be involved on this event. PLEASE READ WHATS INCLUDED AND WHAT YOU NEED FOR THIS EVENT
12hr ' Urban Lockup ' Accrington Police Station & Courts 8th Feb 2020
The building was designed in 1933 by Percy Thomas O.B.E and is in stone with flat roofs. The magistrates' court faces Manchester Road and is in a single storey with a central porch rising to a higher level. The porch has a giant arch with voussoirs and contains a recessed doorway. The court is attached to the police station, which faces Spring Gardens, and has two storeys"
The grade II listed building at the junction of Manchester Road and Spring Gardens on the edge of Accrington town centre is being listed for auction by Pugh Auctions.
It was previously jointly used as a magistrates court and police station by the Accrington division of Lancashire Police.
According to a tablet inside the court house the buildings (Courthouse, Fire station and Police Station) were officially opened on May 9th 1935 (The year of the Silver Jubilee of King George V) by the Mayor, Councillor A. Wilkinson, The Chairman of the watch committee, Alderman, A.S. Bury J.P.C.A and the Chairman of the public buildings committee, Alderman, J. Waddington, J.P.C.C