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Opinion: Austerity all over bar the uncertainty?

Is there a brighter financial sky over the Town Hall now? Pic: Tony Worrall Is there a brighter financial sky over the Town Hall now? Pic: Tony Worrall On the 8th of June at 10pm when the polls closed and the exit poll predicted […]

2 hours ago
How Preston is tackling begging to be discussed

Helping the homess An update on how a crackdown on begging in Preston city centre is to be given. Businesses operating in the city centre are to meet to discuss the issue. It […]

14 hours ago
Preston North End re-submit Ingol golf course plans

Another view of the training centre A new training ground would be built on part of the golf course Preston North End have submitted scaled-back proposals for the Ingol golf course. New plans for the site […]

3 days ago
Preston councillor to be recognised for her service to the city

Veronica Afrin during her year as Mayor Veronica Afrin during her year as Mayor Since her first political foray in the late 1970s she’s seen Preston change. But from her time representing the area of St Matthews […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Where Preston’s tram plans are up to in the city

An artists impression of how the tram stop on Deepdale Street would look An artists impression of how the tram stop on Deepdale Street would look The next step in Preston’s potential tram network is being taken from early July. Preston Trampower – […]

5 days ago
This is exactly why Preston North End’s Ingol plans were rejected

Part of the new training centre will have a 'living roof' The plans incorporated a new training complex for PNE Much has been discussed about the decision by Preston City Council’s planning committee to refuse a planning application by Preston North […]

5 days ago
New tougher street drinking rules could be enforced in Preston

A council report says more needs to be done to tackle anti-social problems in the city centre Pic: Tony Worrall A council report says more needs to be done to tackle anti-social problems in the city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Preston looks set to have tougher rules applied to tackle […]

6 days ago
Preston North End respond to ‘astonishing’ decision on Ingol Golf Club plans

Another view of the training centre A view of the training ground proposed by Preston North End Preston North End have released a further statement following a decision to refuse part of their plans for Ingol […]

6 days ago
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