Menu
Flats plan for Winckley Square branded as ‘alien’

The Garden Street scheme has been mothballed since 2010 The Garden Street scheme has been mothballed since 2010 A proposal for new flats just off Winckley Square has been dismissed as ‘strident’ by planning officers. Preston City Council looks […]

2 weeks ago
End date given for Brockholes Brow temporary lights

The work has been ongoing in New Hall Lane/Brockholes Brow Pic: Google The work has been ongoing in New Hall Lane/Brockholes Brow Pic: Google Repairs to a crossing on one of Preston’s busiest roads have been causing delays. Lancashire County Council said […]

2 weeks ago
Winckley Square history tours confirmed for February

A chance to explore Winckley Square - pictured in the winter sunshine Pic: Tony Worrall A chance to explore Winckley Square – pictured in the winter sunshine Pic: Tony Worrall A chance to explore the history of Winckley Square has been announced. The Friends of […]

2 weeks ago
Preston potholes and how they are fixed is changing

A pothole in Blackbull Lane, Fulwood, which was reported on Saturday (27 January) Pic: FixMyStreet A pothole in Blackbull Lane, Fulwood, which was reported on Saturday (27 January) Pic: FixMyStreet How potholes are dealt with in Preston looks set to change. Lancashire County Council is […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Teletubbies to play Preston in new live tour

The Teletubbies live show has been popular in London and Manchester Pic: Dan Tsantilis The Teletubbies live show has been popular in London and Manchester Pic: Dan Tsantilis Everybody say ‘uh-oh’! The Teletubbies are coming to Preston with their Big Hugs tour. Preston Guild […]

3 weeks ago
Cuerden site sees archaeological work and borehole drilled

Aerial view of the Cuerden development Aerial view of the Cuerden development The first steps in creating a large retail and business park on the outskirts of Preston has begun. Lancashire County Council has preparatory work […]

3 weeks ago
Preston road near Cardinal Newman College closed for emergency repairs

The section of Manchester Road near Cardinal Newman College which is shut Pic: Google The section of Manchester Road near Cardinal Newman College which is shut Pic: Google Buses have been diverted due to emergency roadworks needed in a Preston city centre road. A […]

3 weeks ago
Plaque remembering Joseph Livesey passed to Preston’s university

The Joseph Livesey plaque The Joseph Livesey plaque A piece of Preston’s history about one of its most famous sons has been placed in safe keeping. Joseph Livesey – who founded the Temperance movement […]

3 weeks ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures Sunset down by the docksSunset down by the docksHaslam Sunshineplus ça change, plus c'est la même chosePreston Bus 20708 on the 1142_027-02Preston Bus 20796 on the 89 to Lea via Park & RideSunset through the pylons View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.