Preston council election results: Recap updates and reaction

sessionhouselive Prestonians are going to the polls to decide another raft of councillors to represent them in wards across the city. The Labour group currently holds a majority at the Town […]

5 months ago
Will no right turn from Butler Street solve Preston congestion woes?

Drivers trying to leave the Fishergate car park Pic: Kate Dickens Highways chiefs have admitted there needs to be changes to the Fishergate road system to ease Preston’s city centre congestion. Business leaders have released a statement expressing their frustration that […]

5 months ago
Hairdresser raises concerns about Fulwood Costa plan

Natalie Roberts-Steel has raised the issue of parking at the former HSBC Bank where Costa wants to open The owner of a hair salon in Fulwood has called on fellow business owners and residents to object to a new chain coffee shop. Costa Coffee has tabled plans to […]

5 months ago
Huge fire as Sandos takeaway goes up in flames

Huge fire at Sandos takeaway. Credit: Charlotte Bicks A huge fire has erupted at Sandos takeaway on Church Street. Witnesses on the scene have reported seeing flames higher than the building and Church Street is cordoned off with […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Cottam homes plan the latest in North West Preston Masterplan

Maxy House Farm would be demolished under the plans A major new housing development as part of the next stage in the North West Preston Masterplan has been tabled. Maxy House Farm in Cottam has long had questions about […]

5 months ago
Lowthian Street stabbing: Kingsley Cairns jailed for attack down dark alley

Detectives on the scene in Lowthian Street A teenager who stabbed a man behind a pub in Preston city centre has been sentenced to six and a half years in a young offenders institute. Dominic Horton, 18, […]

5 months ago
Preston artist nominated in national awards for Deerhart exhibition

Yvonne is one half of an artistic duo nominated for a national prize A Preston poet and lecturer has seen her work nominated for a national literature prize. Yvonne Reddick, who works at the University of Central Lancashire, and multimedia artist Diana Zwibach, […]

5 months ago
Broadgate Italian takeaway applies to sell alcohol

Fabio's Italian is in the parade of shops at the bottom of Fishergate Hill A Preston takeaway is bidding to be able to serve alcohol. Fabio Real Italian at the corner of Fishergate Hill and Broadgate wants to be able to serve you a […]

5 months ago
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