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News and information for the area of Cottam in Preston, Lancashire. Part of what’s known as Ingol the area of Cottam was famous once for Cottam Hall and its brickworks, today it’s an area sought after by developers to build new housing on.

Cost of Preston’s newest road the Western Distributor revealed

An overhead view of where the Western Distributor is to go An overhead view of where the Western Distributor is to go An updated cost has been given for creating a new road to the west of the city. The Preston […]

2 days ago
Motorbike stolen from garage in overnight theft

The bike stolen from the address in Cottam A motorbike has been stolen in a burglary in Cottam. The incident occurred overnight on Wednesday (December 27) some time between 8pm […]

3 weeks ago
Preston North End submit detailed parts of its Ingol scheme

The new outdoor pitches New outdoor pitches are proposed as part of the training ground complex Preston North End have applied to remove a number of conditions attached to its Ingol plans. The contentious […]

3 weeks ago
New Cottam flats finished in first stage of new development

How one of the blocks of flats is to look at Waterside How one of the blocks of flats is to look at Waterside A number of new homes have been finished being built in Cottam. Based off Cottam Way the Waterside […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement This map of Cottam made of jelly is going on display

The map is going on display twice in the city for the public to view The map is going on display twice in the city for the public to view A map made of jelly has been made to try to explain how one edge […]

2 months ago
Road reopens after truck becomes stuck under Preston railway bridge

The skip lorry in Lea Road with police in attendance Pic: Benny Mc'Nally/Preston Chatterbox The skip lorry in Lea Road with police in attendance Pic: Benny Mc’Nally/Preston Chatterbox Police had closed off a road in Cottam after a skip lorry became stuck under a […]

3 months ago
Here’s what Prince Harry was up to in Preston

Prince Harry at the UCLan Sports Arena Prince Harry at the UCLan Sports Arena Preston received a Royal visit during Monday to see how the city is using sport as a force for good. Prince Harry was […]

3 months ago
Three major new roads approved for the west of Preston

Overhead view of part of the western distributor route Overhead view of part of the western distributor route A new link road from the M55 to the Docks, cutting through a swathe of fields to the west of the […]

3 months ago
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