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This is how much councillors in Preston could be paid

Back entrance to the Town Hall in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Back entrance to the Town Hall in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Councillors in Preston look set to get a small pay rise. The annual allowance paid to elected representatives is […]

1 day ago
Hundreds respond to Preston Cemetery grave options

Patricia Varty handing in the petition at the Town Hall, flanked by Ribbleton councillor Jonathan Saksena and deputy leader councillor Jon Swindells Patricia Varty handing in the petition at the Town Hall, flanked by Ribbleton councillor Jonathan Saksena and deputy leader councillor Jon Swindells More than 200 people have given their views […]

4 days ago
Preston retains consultants to aid city centre redevelopment plans

St Joseph's Orphanage has stood empty for years Pic: scrappynw St Joseph’s Orphanage is a key site earmarked for redevelopment Pic: scrappynw A consultant is being retained to help Preston City Council decide how the city should be redeveloped. Cushman […]

6 days ago
Extra money to help regenerate Fishwick and St Matthews

New Hall Lane is already seeing major roadworks as part of a county council-backed scheme Pic: Sonia Bashir New Hall Lane is already seeing major roadworks as part of a county council-backed scheme Pic: Sonia Bashir Further money to help reinvigorate the Fishwick and St Matthews area has […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement What’s being scrapped with Preston bin collections

The rules around bin collections are changing Pic: Tony Worrall Bin collections in Preston are set for a shake-up as the city council look to make further savings. A two-day […]

2 weeks ago
Latest student flats plan for Oyston Mill looks set for go ahead

Oyston Mill with a view over the rooftops in Ashton Pic: Tony Worrall Oyston Mill with a view over the rooftops in Ashton Pic: Tony Worrall A major new block of student flats could be created within one of Preston’s old mills. Oyston […]

3 weeks ago
Energy switch provider launches in Preston and Lancashire

A gas hob lit up Pic: Tom Page A gas hob lit up Pic: Tom Page Prestonians are being encouraged to explore switching their energy provider by a new council partnership. Fairerpower Red Rose has been launched after […]

3 weeks ago
This is who is playing the latest round of Harris Live concerts

The Well-Dressed Gentlemen are one of the acts performing The Well-Dressed Gentlemen are one of the acts performing A string of live music performances at Preston’s main museum have been confirmed. The Harris Live is returning, as reported by […]

3 weeks ago
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