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Penwortham estate agent predicts 2023 house price fall

Michael Bailey A Penwortham estate agent believes house prices will fall next year. Michael Bailey points to analysis by a financial consultancy called Capital Economics that forecasts the Bank of England base […]

2 days ago
Frenchwood school celebrates being named in top 10 schools in Lancashire for active travel

Frenchwood Community Primary School pupils with Cllr Yakub Patel and Living Streets mascot Strider Frenchwood Community Primary School has been named one of the top 10 schools in Lancashire for active travel. Pupils and families have been participating in the Living Streets WOW challenge, […]

3 days ago
Councillor Neil Darby welcomed as Preston’s 694th Mayor at just 34 years old

The new Mayor of Preston, Councillor Neil Darby The city of Preston has formally welcomed Councillor Neil Darby as its 694th Mayor. Councillor Darby is one of the youngest to hold the role, as far as records show, at […]

1 week ago
Latest Preston planning applications for May 6 to May 13

Preston City Council town hall. Pic: Tony Worrall Below are the planning applications registered with Preston City Council from 6 May to 13 May. Application 06/2022/0201 Location – Trinity Student Village, Great Shaw Street, Preston, PR1 2HF Proposal – Illuminated lettering signage to side elevation […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Green light for Cottam Brickworks plan despite no payment for affordable housing or education

The planned retail and leisure development at the former Cottam Brickworks site has been given the go ahead despite no developer contributions to affordable housing or education places. The application […]

2 weeks ago
Labour holds majority as first all-female ward elected at Preston local elections 2022

Elected Labour Councillors for Brookfield ward Mel Close (left) and Naoimh McMahon (right) Pic: Preston City Council The Preston City Council local elections took place yesterday (Thursday 5 May) with Labour holding 11 out of the 17 seats available. There was no change elsewhere as the Conservative […]

3 weeks ago
Preston City Council local elections 2022 candidates

Residents went to the polls in Fishwick and St Matthews on Thursday 12 February The Preston City Council Local Elections are due to take place on Thursday 5 May 2022. Residents in the Preston City Council area are invited to vote for their local […]

1 month ago
Cottam man signs up to extreme tough mudder event for cancer charity

Cottam’s Nathan Logsdon has signed up to take part in an extreme tough mudder event to raise money for the charity that supported him during his cancer treatment. Nathan, aged […]

2 months ago
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