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Here’s who wants your vote in South Ribble for Lancashire County Council elections

County Hall is currently drawing up its proposals for how to save hundreds of millions a year County Hall in Preston Pic: thepracticalsurveyor Elections to Lancashire County Council are due to take place in May and here’s who wants your vote in South Ribble. Eight councillors are elected […]

2 weeks ago
Election to be held for two Preston City Council seats

Part of Preston Town Hall Pic: Tony Worrall Part of Preston Town Hall Pic: Tony Worrall Two seats on Preston City Council are to be contested in May elections. Elections have been triggered due to the death of […]

3 weeks ago
Here’s who wants your vote in Lancashire County Council elections

County Hall has voted on whether to back a Combined Authority Pic: Paul Melling County Hall is currently held by the Labour group Pic: Paul Melling Preston goes to the polls in early May to have its say on who should hold power at Lancashire […]

3 weeks ago
Preston Muslim group says it helped buck council election turnout trend

Two Muslim women voting at Deepdale polling station Muslim community leaders in Preston say they have seen voting turnout increase in the most recent elections. Mosques and madrasahs in the city say they worked to explain the importance […]

12 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston council election results 2016: Ward by ward breakdown

Counting at Preston council elections Preston went to the polls to elect 18 councillors across the city to serve its people. The Guild Hall will see the votes counted from just after 11pm on Thursday […]

12 months ago
Preston council election results: Recap updates and reaction

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 […]

12 months ago
Farewell Veronica! Listen as St Matthews councillor reflects on 38 years

Veronica Afrin during her year as Mayor She’s served Preston since 1979 but now one of its most recognisable councillors has decided to call time on her political ambitions. Veronica Afrin, who represents the St Matthews ward, […]

1 year ago
Elizabeth Atkins steps down from Ashton ward to care for former MP husband

Liz Atkins is stepping down to look after her husband Ron A Preston councillor is stepping down to look after her elderly husband after four years in office. Elizabeth Atkins, who represents the Ashton ward, says she can no longer ‘juggle […]

1 year ago
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