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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 […]

4 days ago
Owners of former BHS site ordered to board it up

Former BHS site Owners of the former BHS site have been ordered by the council to board it up. Preston City Council have instructed Freemont Ltd, owners of the Fishergate […]

1 week ago
Campaign to end ‘period poverty’ puts red boxes across Preston

One of the red boxes in Morrisons in Blackpool Road One of the red boxes in Morrisons in Blackpool Road Red boxes positioned across supermarkets and other buildings in the city will be helping tackle ‘period poverty’. An estimated one […]

2 weeks ago
Work on restoring Cross Street building begins

Cross Street is to see new offices Cross Street is to see new offices An empty building off Winckley Square is to be brought back into use after a decade of standing empty. Thanks to a six-figure […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Poppies will cover Cenotaph for 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War

Cenotaph on a sunny morning in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Cenotaph on a sunny morning in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s Cenotaph will be decorated with poppies to coincide with the 100 year anniversary of the end of the First […]

3 weeks ago
Harris Live returns with shows during autumn and winter

The One Voice Community Choir performing at the previous Harris Live concerts Pic: Michael Porter/Preston Photographic Society The One Voice Community Choir performing at the previous Harris Live concerts Pic: Michael Porter/Preston Photographic Society The Harris will hear the sounds of divas, harps and more during the […]

3 weeks ago
Flag Market protest for Brexit deal referendum has been scaled back

When the Brexit battle-bus came to Preston during the 2016 referendum Pic: Tony Worrall When the Brexit battle-bus came to Preston during the 2016 referendum Pic: Tony Worrall A protest planned on the Flag Market calling for a people’s vote on Brexit has been […]

4 weeks ago
New stricter Preston bin collection rules coming into force

A bin out for collection in Preston Pic: Christopher Lucas A bin out on the street in Preston Pic: Christopher Lucas Tougher bin collection rules come into force from the start of October. As reported on Blog Preston in October […]

4 weeks ago
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