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Former Baffito’s restaurant at Preston Docks care home plans approved

Baffito's front Pic: Tony Worrall Plans have been approved for the former Baffito’s restaurant to become a care home. However, it has been approved as long as it meets conditions such as: a time limit […]

9 hours ago
Storm Christoph causes flooding on the rail line between Leyland and Bolton

A Northern train service at Preston Station Pic: darrener24d National Rail have taken to social media to warn commuters of the disruption caused by Storm Cristoph. Heavy rain has flooded the railway between Leyland and Bolton. Buses have been […]

1 day ago
Latest Preston planning applications for December 18 to January 7

Candidates are battling for a seat at Preston Town Hall Pic: Tony Worrall Below are the planning applications registered with Preston City Council between December 18 and January 7. To see more applications in Preston or where you live, follow this link. Change of use of […]

3 days ago
In case you missed it: Five stories from Preston this week January 9 to 15

An empty Lune Street in Preston city centre during Lockdown 3 Pic: Tony Worrall We’ve had plenty of news to bring you from Preston over the past week. Stagecoach announced it’s new timetable for lockdown 3, UCLan shared plans to take literary festival online and Hoghton […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Stagecoach new bus times for lockdown 3 in Preston and South Ribble

A Stagecoach bus Following the government advice to limit non-essential travel, Stagecoach has made temporary changes to its bus services in South Lancashire. This means a reduced timetable will operate across the region […]

1 week ago
A new future for former Baffito’s restaurant as care home plans set for approval

Former restaurant and bar Baffito’s, located at Preston Docks, is to become a care home. The plans, which are recommended for approval include a 64-bedroom residential care home. This is […]

2 weeks ago
What can and can’t open in Preston and Lancashire during lockdown 3

Looking up Friargate towards the Harris on Christmas Eve in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall With the country now in lockdown 3, people might be confused about what can and can’t open in Preston and South Ribble. The national lockdown rules are fairly similar to […]

2 weeks ago
What can and can’t open in Preston and Lancashire under tier-4 restrictions

Preston Market Hall can continue to operate under tier-4 restrictions Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and Lancashire will be moving into tier-4 at 00.01am on Thursday (31 December). But what exactly can open under the strictest tier? We have compiled a list of cans […]

3 weeks ago
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