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News and information about the area of Woodplumpton near Preston, Lancashire

Latest on where Preston’s new Western Distributor road is up to

The Western Distributor will join the M55 at a new junction to the North West of the city The Western Distributor will join the M55 at a new junction to the North West of the city Final route plans for a major new road to the west of […]

1 week ago
Ruling means fracking can continue near Preston

An anti-fracking campaigner in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall An anti-fracking campaigner in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Fracking is to continue near Preston as the latest appeal against it was lost. Anti-fracking campaigners took their case to the Court […]

1 month ago
Appeal to trace Woodplumpton man missing from home

Chris Hughes Chris Hughes A man not seen since late on Friday evening has triggered a missing persons appeal. Update: Fylde Police said Chris Hughes was found safe and well on Monday […]

1 month ago
Hundreds of new homes for Fulwood and Woodplumpton approved

Another view of the D'urton Manor site Housebuilding in the Fulwood area A total of 463 new homes have been given the green light to the north of Preston. Land to the north of D’urton Lane in […]

3 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 […]

6 months ago
Crash shuts rural road near Preston

Emergency services in Rosemary Lane, Bartle Emergency services in Rosemary Lane, Bartle Police have closed a rural road on the outskirts of Preston. Rosemary Lane in Bartle is shut due to a crash. Preston Police have […]

6 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 […]

8 months ago
Major new Preston roads take next step on road to approval

An overhead view of where the Western Distributor is to go An overhead view of where the Western Distributor is to go The next step in two major new roads for Preston looks set to be taken. Preston’s Western Distributor and […]

8 months ago
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