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Guild Wheel cyclists and walkers set to see safer Fulwood crossings

The Guild Wheel sees more than 100,000 journeys each year Pic: Tony Worrall Cyclists on the Guild Wheel are set to see new crossings as the route makes its way through Fulwood. The 21-mile cycle route has crossings in Oliver’s Place and Pitman […]

4 hours ago
Cuerden logistics complex plans already face petition against them

Another aerial view of the Cuerden site New proposals for Cuerden’s development are already facing criticism. The Limit Cuerden group have launched a petition against the plans from Lancashire County Council. Previously anchored by IKEA the Cuerden […]

2 days ago
Fresh Cuerden proposals revealed in wake of IKEA and retail park scheme collapse

An aerial view of the current state of the Cuerden site near the M65 and M6 interchange What was due to be a flagship IKEA store in Lancashire and associated retail park now looks set to become a logistics warehouse and industrial centre. Cuerden, off the M6 […]

2 days ago
The Star Youth Centre in Ashton-on-Ribble will no longer provide wellbeing services

Children and Family Wellbeing Services will no longer be delivered from The Star Youth Centre in Ashton after Lancashire County Council approved changes to the service. Campaigners have fought hard […]

3 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Revealed: How much Fishergate Bollard hits are costing Lancashire County Council

The shared space was funded by the European Union - as outlined on the bollard Two drivers have received payouts after striking the Fishergate Bollard and its structure. Lancashire County Council has revealed it paid out a total of £5,029.96 in two claims. Eight drivers […]

2 weeks ago
Support for rebuilding Old Tram Bridge as a ‘rainbow bridge’

John Bridge's re-imagined Old Tram Bridge What began as an April Fool’s joke from a Preston architect has begun gathering momentum as an idea for restoring one of the city’s bridges. The Old Tram Bridge remains […]

2 weeks ago
Preston Bus Station could soon house a ‘city farm’ on its roof

An artist impression showing how the Bus Station could look with the farm area on the roof Pic: Living Animals for Stark Urban Spaces Foundation Ambitious proposals to change the use of Preston’s most iconic building have been revealed. Preston Bus Station, now a grade-II listed building, could soon become a major kids attraction. The […]

2 weeks ago
Resurfacing work to close Sharoe Green Lane at Royal Preston Hospital

Sign up in Sharoe Green Lane warning of roadworks Pic: Vicki Sarah Drivers heading near Royal Preston Hospital are being warned of delays as roadworks begin. Sharoe Green Lane from its junction with Garstang Road to where it meets Green Drive is […]

3 weeks ago
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