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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.

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 […]

2 weeks ago
New bus service for Cottam to Preston city centre

A number of bus services will charge passengers more Pic: Mike McNiven The new bus service will run two days-a-week Pic: Mike McNiven Preston Bus has introduced a new service between Cottam and the city centre. The 26 serves Nog Tow, Hoyles […]

4 weeks ago
Refugees being offered free football coaching in Preston

Two of the refugees at the first session held on Friday (22 September) Two of the refugees at the first session held on Friday (22 September) A Preston football centre is running a training session for refugees. The Sir Tom Finney Preston Soccer […]

4 weeks ago
Independent nursery group expands into Cottam

An artist impression of how the nursery is going to look An artist impression of how the nursery is going to look A year-round nursery is opening in Cottam from September this year. Ashbridge at Maxy Farm, in Sandy Lane, is […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Stuart Keppel missing: Concern growing for Preston man

Stuart Keppel Stuart Keppel Concern is growing for a man missing from Preston since Friday. Stuart Keppel was last seen on August 18 at 3pm in Rosemary Lane in Bartle. The 54-year-old […]

2 months ago
Bus and van collide in Cottam

View of the collision scene in Cottam View of the collision scene in Cottam Police sealed off a road in Cottam following a crash involving a bus. The Preston Bus service sustained damage after a collision with […]

2 months ago
Government urged to call-in Preston North End training ground plan

An artist impression of the new training facility which PNE hope would be ready for the 2018 season An artist impression of the new training facility which PNE hope would be ready for the 2018 season Proposals just for a new training complex for Preston North End could […]

3 months ago
Preston’s ‘garden city’ proposal under-fire for changes

Some scenes in the masterplan of what green spaces would be provided alongside the homes Some scenes in the masterplan of what green spaces would be provided alongside the homes A major strategy for how Preston builds thousands of new homes is facing criticism from […]

4 months ago
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