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Preston Crematorium repairs to cost more than £85k

Preston crematorium gates. Pic: Google maps Urgent repair works to Preston Crematorium will cost a total of more that £85,000. The crematorium is to be closed for the repairs which include the urgent need to re-line […]

1 month ago
20 areas of Preston and South Ribble have seen an increase in Covid cases in the seven days up to 11 August

Latest Covid stats map 20 places in Preston and South Ribble have seen a rise in coronavirus cases in the week leading up to 11 August. These areas include Fulwood, Ingol and Leyland North […]

1 month ago
Extension plans for Barton Manor Hotel approved

What the development will look like. A planning application to expand the Barton Manor Hotel, Garstang Road has been approved. Plans include adding a front extension to the former Barton Grange Hotel. The development would follow […]

1 month ago
Preston City Council will continue to run Avenham Park’s Pavilion cafe

The Pavilion Cafe in Avenham Park Pic: Tony Worrall Avenham Park’s Pavilion cafe is going to continue to be run by Preston City Council. The cafe has been run by the council since July 2019 after closing for a […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston soldier who completed 48-hour march nominated for award

James Kirby Soldier James Kirby has been nominated for an award after raising money for BLESMA. He completed a 48-hour march in memory of his mum who died from coronavirus. James marched […]

2 months ago
Former Perry’s Motor Village plans approved for affordable housing estate

Perry's motor village stands in Blackpool Road Pic: Google A planning application to turn former Perry’s Motor Village, off Blackpool Road into affordable housing estate has been approved. The car dealership will be turned into 31 houses and 42 […]

2 months ago
Specialist maths school in Preston plans approved

What the school will look like. Plans for a specialist maths school in Preston have been approved. The new school, which will be in London Road, is a collaboration between two education providers, Lancaster University and Cardinal […]

2 months ago
New SPAR store to open in Fulwood as plans approved

Sharoe Green car garage to be turned into convenience store. Pic: Google Plans to turn a former Fulwood car garage into a SPAR store have been approved. This means that the existing building will be demolished as well as a new two-storey […]

2 months ago
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