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House of Commons will debate issue of Fishwick residents left with property damage

Sir Mark Hendrick secured the debate A parliamentary debate will take place in the House of Commons regarding the Fishwick residents who were left with property damage. Sir Mark Hendrick […]

1 day ago
Broughton’s future has been decided with a referendum vote

A referendum deciding the future of Broughton has been held. Residents in the village and surrounding area were given the option to vote on a neighbourhood plan, after Preston City […]

3 days ago
Lancashire County Council reach decision on halal meat in schools

Any chicken will need to be stunned halal Any chicken will need to be stunned halal Schools in Preston and Lancashire which use halal meat must now ensure it is stunned halal. County councillors met on Thursday (18 […]

4 days ago
Preston Bus to be urged to re-consider Number 14 route decision

The number 14 service is one that could disappear Pic: Ian Robinson The number 14 service is one that could disappear Pic: Ian Robinson An isolated set of former bus passengers are calling on Preston Bus to re-consider its decision to change […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Mega-doctors surgery plan for Fulwood moves forward

The former Little Sister's site is set for development - although the main building will be unaffected Pic: Blog Preston The former Little Sister’s site is set for development – although the main building will be unaffected Pic: Blog Preston Proposals for a new mega-doctors surgery in Fulwood have been […]

5 days ago
Preston ‘Holiday Hunger’ markets to return for October half-term

Families move along the tables laid out with the redistributed food Pic: Blog Preston Families move along the tables laid out with the redistributed food Pic: Blog Preston Enough food was given out to families during Preston’s summer food markets to make 4,000 meal. […]

1 week ago
Fracking to start near Preston after legal battle fails

An anti-fracking campaigner in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall An anti-fracking campaigner in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Fracking for shale gas can now start in Lancashire after an ongoing legal battle has failed. Two wells have been drilled by […]

1 week ago
Questions asked about Sumners pub demolition

The Sumners was demolished last week Pic: Dave Tattersall The Sumners was demolished last week Pic: Dave Tattersall Pub campaigners are questioning how a city pub was able to be demolished before the proposal had been formally approved. The […]

1 week ago
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