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Rough sleeping action from government is welcomed in Preston

A winter morning Inside The Foxton Centre A winter morning Inside The Foxton Centre A pledge by the government to eradicate rough sleeping in the UK by 2027 has been welcomed in Preston. The Housing Secretary James […]

42 mins ago
Preston Youth Zone re-think sees call-in decision made

Another view of the Youth Zone alongside the Bus Station View of the Youth Zone alongside the Bus Station in artists impressions The decision to scrap the Preston Youth Zone proposal at Preston Bus Station is to be picked over […]

15 hours ago
Development work to resume after IKEA pull out of Cuerden site

Aerial view of the Cuerden development Aerial view of the Cuerden development Lancashire County Council confirm they will continue work to create the Cuerden development site, which had been due to see an IKEA store. However, furniture […]

2 days ago
Broughton crossroads to see further changes to ‘improve safety’

The Broughton crossroads Pic: Blog Preston The Broughton crossroads Pic: Blog Preston One of Preston’s most dangerous junctions is set to become safer as further changes are planned. The Broughton crossroads as seen dozens of crashes […]

2 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Broughton prepares for a referendum about its future

St John Baptist Church in Broughton Pic: Tony Worrall St John Baptist Church in Broughton Pic: Tony Worrall Broughton looks set to go to the polls later this year to decide how it should develop over the next decade. […]

3 days ago
Bus shelters in Church Street criticised after man injures leg

Preston city centre has seen major development works to Fishergate in order to create a ‘shared space’. It’s part of a scheme called Fishergate Central Gateway project funded by the […]

4 days ago
Bamber Bridge library will be reopening

Bamber Bridge library in Station Road is earmarked for closure Pic: Google Bamber Bridge library in Station Road Pic: Google Bamber Bridge’s library is going to be reopened as a county council-run library. Previous proposals for the 1st Bamber Bridge Scouts to […]

5 days ago
Preston Youth Zone has been scrapped despite protests

Protests outside County Hall on Thursday 9 August Pic: Blog Preston County councillors, debating the future of Preston Youth Zone, have decided to scrap the £8million plan. As a facility […]

6 days ago
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