Menu

Broughton

News and information about the village of Broughton which is just to the North of the city of Preston, Lancashire

Former Indian restaurant in Broughton to be demolished

Another view of the Indian restaurant on the Broughton crossroads An Indian restaurant is to be demolished in Broughton. Preston City Council have been notified of the demolition work at the Touch of Spice in Garstang Road. Its owners, Midas […]

1 week ago
Boars Head pub looks set to be saved once again

Community gathers to show their support for the Boars Head A fresh attempt to knock down a pub in a village to the north of Preston has been withdrawn. Barton NWL Properties had applied to demolish the Boars Head. The […]

1 week ago
Work to begin on Preston’s first ‘eco-commune’

Each of the homes will come with a different layout and features Pic: Studio John Bridge A new eco-commune development has been granted permission to be built in Broughton. Kingsway Gardens is to be the first community of eco homes in the city. Designed by John […]

3 weeks ago
Broughton declares ‘no confidence’ in Preston City Council planners

These style of homes could be built at Broughton A village council in Preston has declared it has ‘no confidence’ in Preston City Council’s planning department. Broughton Parish Council has written to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Touch of Spice set to close

Another view of the Indian restaurant on the Broughton crossroads A popular Broughton restaurant is set to close its doors after a turbulent year has left clouds hanging over the future of the site. Touch of Spice will serve it’s […]

4 weeks ago
Crashes on M6 and M55 at Junction 32 causing delays

The crashes are affecting traffic trying to leave the M6 at Junction 32 Pic: Google Two crashes on the M6 and M55 are causing delays on Wednesday evening in Preston. One lane is shut on the M6 northbound between Junction 31A and Junction 32 due […]

4 weeks ago
M55 delays after crash blocks motorway westbound

The junction 3 crash near Kirkham turn off Pic: LancsRoadPolice Motorists on the M55 were caught up in delays after a crash near Junction 3. The Kirkham turn was slow due to a crash involving a number of cars on […]

4 weeks ago
Broughton retirement complex plan for Touch of Spice is rejected

A new artist impression of how the development at the Broughton crossroads may look Proposals for a new retirement complex and shops in the centre of Broughton village have been knocked back by councillors. Midas Land Limited wanted to knock down the current Touch […]

1 month ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures Avenham ParkLooking at the exhibits at the HarrisPreston cleanersPreston Market roofShadows by the Harris at PrestonChinese lanterns at the Harris, PrestonSneaky photo at Avenham Park, PrestonOver the Tram Bridge at Preston 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.