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Museum of Lancashire in Preston’s future remains unclear

museum lancashire The Museum of Lancashire Progress on reopening the Museum of Lancashire in Preston remains stalled. Talks are ongoing between Lancashire County Council and a mystery consortium who are interested in […]

11 hours ago
Preston local elections 2018: full candidate list confirmed

Election counters awaiting starters orders in Preston Election counters awaiting starters orders in Preston Preston’s final elections under the current ward boundaries take place in May. Confirmation on who wants your vote in each ward has been […]

4 days ago
Polish off-licence in New Hall Lane to face licence review

The Krakow store in New Hall Lane Pic: Google A Polish off-licence in the city is facing being stripped of its ability to sell alcohol and cigarettes. Lancashire County council’s […]

4 days ago
How around 30 empty homes in Preston could be brought back into use

The scheme will look for empty homes across the city Pic: 70023venus2009 The scheme will look for empty homes across the city Pic: 70023venus2009 A number of empty properties in Preston could be brought back into use as social housing. Community Gateway […]

5 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston sex worker scheme ‘at risk’ after lottery bid rejected

New Hall Lane is one area of the city known to be frequented by sex workers New Hall Lane is one area of the city known to be frequented by sex workers A scheme to help street sex workers in Preston looks set to have a […]

7 days ago
Penny Street car park plans have brake applied

The city council is expected to lodge plans for this site in Penny Street The city council lodged plans for this site in Penny Street Proposals to create a new temporary car park on the outskirts of Preston city centre have been parked. The […]

1 week ago
Bus stop changes as latest Lancaster Road work starts

Lancaster Road closures Lancaster Road closures Anyone catching a bus from Lancaster Road is urged to check timetables due to major roadworks in the road. Lancashire County Council has moved onto the next […]

1 week ago
Preston city centre road to see urgent repairs to stop Bus Station work delays

Old Vicarage had been used as a diversion route throughout work around Lancaster Road Pic: Google Old Vicarage had been used as a diversion route throughout work around Lancaster Road Pic: Google Urgent repairs are being carried out on a key road used to re-route buses […]

1 week ago
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