Plans approved for bus stop improvements in Longridge

Bus stop in Berry Lane Longridge Pic: Google Lancashire County Council has approved plans to improve bus stops between Longridge and Preston. The proposals include raised kerbs, marked bus stop boxes to prevent other vehicles parking, and timetable […]

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South Ribble Borough Council to insource bin collections

A bin out for collection in Preston Pic: Christopher Lucas Waste collections in South Ribble will once again be directly operated by the local authority. The move comes as the council’s contract with FCC Environment was due for renewal and after lengthy […]

3 days ago
The Harris lands £585k Arts Council funding to upgrade special exhibition galleries

Exhibition by Bob and Roberta Smith at the Harris The Harris has landed £585,000 from a fund that aims to help cultural organisations across the country to transform their buildings and equipment so they can operate smoothly. The museum […]

4 days ago
Preston woman raising funds for cat rescue charity with daring 15,000ft sky dive

Wendy Cavanagh and one of her foster kittens A Preston woman is raising money for a cat rescue charity with a daring 15,000 ft skydive later this year. Wendy Cavanagh from Calder Vale began her journey with East […]

5 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ribbleton van workshop supplies armoured truck to help Ukraine aid effort

The armoured truck supplied to Ukraine A Ribbleton-based vehicle specialist company has supplied a heavy duty armoured truck to deliver aid into Ukraine. Fleet Service Limited refurbished the converted Mercedes Actross and loaded it up with […]

5 days ago
Preston hair brand unveils its new faces

Adult winner - Nikita Best Preston-based hair product range FYC has unveiled the winners of its ‘Face of FYC’ competition, hosted in association with Boss Model Management. The competition took place to find young people […]

6 days ago
Frustration as Preston Guild Hall legal wrangles continue

Preston Guild Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Tony Worrall Preston Guild Hall has played an important role in the city by providing a home for the arts and culture sector for nearly five decades. However in recent years the […]

1 week ago
Winckley Square firm donates laptops to help people get online

Karen Morris, Graham Gordon and Ram Gupta Winckley Square accountancy and business advisory firm MHA Moore and Smalley has made a donation of 30 laptops to people suffering hardship across Lancashire. The company will donate the devices […]

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