East Cliff car park could become new flats near Winckley Square

The current East Cliff car park Pic: Google A car park on the edge of Winckley Square and Avenham Park could become a new apartment block. William Eaves and Co Ltd have tabled plans to build on the […]

2 weeks ago
Disabled toilet could be built at Chapel Yard car park

Changing Places toilets are much larger and have all the kit needed for disabled users Pic: Mencap A new toilet at a car park dedicated for disabled people and their families could be installed. The Changing Places toilet would be the fourth of its kind in Preston […]

3 weeks ago
Preston water alert: United Utilities keeps boil water warning in force

Tap water is not safe to drink Pic: Olly Clarke Prestonians are being told to continue to boil their water before drinking for a fifth day. United Utilities say “we are making good progress and the situation is improving” but […]

3 weeks ago
Superfast broadband scheme Preston City Deal “exceeding expectations”

The scheme upgrades existing broadband connections Pic: Sean McEntee Preston businesses have been plugged into superfast broadband connections 136 times since a government-funded scheme kicked in. The City Deal scheme allows small and medium-size firms to access free faster […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Church Court flat and shops plan could be catalyst for Church Street rebirth

Church Street has not seen the same level of investment as Fishergate New life could be breathed into an abandoned set of shops and offices in Preston city centre. Church Court, in Church Street, has been boarded up along the road for […]

3 weeks ago
Preston Markets redevelopment: Architects invited to tender once again for new markets scheme

Preston's Indoor Market is due to be redeveloped Architects have been invited to submit their proposals for Preston Markets redevelopment once more. The multi-million pound scheme did already have an architects – IBI Taylor Young – in place […]

3 weeks ago
Ted Casey missing: Police grow concerned for Whittingham man’s welfare

Ted Casey A Preston man has not been seen since getting into a taxi outside a city centre pub on Friday afternoon. Preston Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of […]

3 weeks ago
Recycling Lives apply to extend hours of metal processing machine

The metal processor at the Recycling Lives plant A recycling centre on the outskirts of Preston has applied for permission to operate for longer each day. Recycling Lives, based at the Red Scar Industrial Estate near Grimsargh, wants […]

3 weeks ago
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