Menu

Redevelopment

This category relates to all things to do with redevelopment in Preston.

‘Architectural gem’ of former Booths store must be saved say heritage group

The former Booths offices in Glover's Court and facing into Fishergate Pic: Tony Worrall Proposals to convert former Booths offices and department store in Preston city centre face being derailed because of the building’s ‘historical value’. History campaigners the Twentieth Century Society have written […]

3 weeks ago
Cuerden plans go on display as IKEA reveal more about huge store

Tim Farlam with the plans for IKEA IKEA’s new store planned for the outskirts of Preston will be one of its largest in the UK. Detailed proposals for the furniture store along with the rest of the […]

3 weeks ago
Here’s how the Park hotel could look after major revamp

A new pavilion which would be part of the hotel A complete overhaul of a grade-II listed hotel in Preston to bring it back into its original use has been tabled. The Park Hotel in East Cliff overlooking Miller Park […]

3 weeks ago
Former yeast warehouse in Preston city centre to become trendy flats

An artist impression for how the warehouse may look once converted A warehouse that has stood empty for more than 15 years down a Preston side street is due to be converted into upmarket apartments. The former yeast warehouse next door […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Work starts on Preston’s new engineering centre on university campus

How UCLan's new engineering centre will look when finished Not an artist impression in sight as the first step in a new £30m engineering centre for Preston has begun. The University of Central Lancashire is building its flagship Engineering […]

4 weeks ago
Lancastria House ‘should be kept entirely’ in Preston Markets cinema plan

Heritage campaigners have called on architects to re-think their proposals for the new cinema and restaurants complex on Preston Markets. Twentieth Century Society have written to planning officers to table […]

1 month ago
Next step for giant Cuerden retail park as environmental report submitted

Area known as the Cuerden site earmarked for development The next step in a huge new retail and office park to the south of Preston has been taken. Cuerden Site, next to where the M65 begins, has been earmarked […]

2 months ago
Preston’s College opens job centre near Winckley Square

A new use for former shop in Winckley Street A city college has opened up new city centre ‘job shop’ to help students with their careers. Preston’s College has opened up The Job Zone next door to Pizza Express […]

2 months ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures Anti-fracking campaigner Tina Louise Rothery's court case in Preston protest - 11Anti-fracking campaigner Tina Louise Rothery's court case in Preston protest - 9Anti-fracking campaigner Tina Louise Rothery's court case in Preston protest - 8Anti-fracking campaigner Tina Louise Rothery's court case in Preston protest - 7Anti-fracking campaigner Tina Louise Rothery's court case in Preston protest - 6Anti-fracking campaigner Tina Louise Rothery's court case in Preston protest - 5Anti-fracking campaigner Tina Louise Rothery's court case in Preston protest - 4Anti-fracking campaigner Tina Louise Rothery's court case in Preston protest - 3 View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.