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Old St Mary’s school building set to become flats

The old St Mary’s school building in St Mary’s Street, off New Hall Lane, could be converted into 14 flats if Preston City Council grants approval. Developers DBR Builders have […]

8 mins ago
Bin raiders shown on CCTV in Ribbleton Lane

Three men shown in CCTV released by Preston City Council CCTV pictures have been released of suspected bin raiders in Ribbleton Lane. Preston City Council posted the pictures of three men taking rubbish bags. The bags were found ripped and […]

16 hours ago
Event planned to mark one year of new Preston Market Hall

Redman's in the new Market Hall Pic: Tony Worrall Entertainment is being planned to mark a year since Preston’s new Market Hall opened. Although opened in February last year to the public the formal ceremonial opening was in early […]

1 day ago
Preston local elections 2019 survey shows ‘everything to play for’

Inside the Guild Hall for the 2018 local elections count Figures show there’s everything to play for in Preston City Council’s local elections. A poll of more than 600 Blog Preston readers in our Big Preston Survey showed the largest […]

1 day ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston council tax bills to rise and the latest on council financial position

Inside the council chamber at Preston Town Hall Council tax bills for Preston homeowners look set to rise from April. Preston City Council is raising its share of the council tax bill by 2.99 per cent. This will […]

3 days ago
Preston art studio is tripling in size

The Birley Studios in Birley Street Pic: Google A Preston city centre art studio is about to triple in size. The Birley, in Birley Street, neaar the Town Hall, was founded in 2014. Regularly featured in art guides, […]

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show their support for the Boars Head A fresh attempt to knock down a pub in a village to the north of Preston has been withdrawn.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
New timeline given for Preston Markets cinema and restaurant scheme

The cinema complex itself, which will be run by The Light chain Preston City Council is working on a new planning application for the Markets cinema and leisure scheme after councillors backed plans to press ahead with the development. The council has […]

2 weeks ago
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