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22 areas in Preston and South Ribble see a decrease in Covid cases in seven days leading up to 4 August

Latest Covid stats map 22 places in Preston and South Ribble have reported a drop in coronavirus cases in the week leading up to 4 August. These areas include Ingol, Walton-le-Dale and Ribbleton. Figures […]

2 months ago
New wine and beer bar NIKO opens in Preston city centre

Inside NIKO wine and beer bar. Pic: Nicola Campbell Wine and beer bar NIKO has opened in Preston city centre and is off to a flying start. The new bar opened Friday 9 July and since has been successful, […]

2 months ago
Former Perry’s Motor Village to become affordable housing estate

Perry's motor village stands in Blackpool Road Pic: Google The former Perry’s Motor Village in Blackpool Road is to become an affordable housing estate. Plans have been submitted to turn the car dealership into 31 houses and 42 apartments/maisonettes. […]

2 months ago
Preston’s specialist maths school plans to be approved

What the school will look like. Plans that were submitted for a specialist maths school in Preston, London Road are due to be approved this week. The new school is a collaboration between two education providers, […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Extension plans for Barton Manor Hotel set to be approved

What the development will look like. A planning application add a front extension to the Barton Manor Hotel, formerly the Barton Grange Hotel, Garstang Road are set for approval this week. Plans include a three-story extension […]

2 months ago
Plans to turn former Fulwood car garage into SPAR store up for approval

Sharoe Green car garage to be turned into convenience store. Pic: Google A planning application to turn Sharoe Green car garage into a Spar store is due to be approved this week. The plans include the demolition of the existing building and […]

2 months ago
Vacant flats to be changed into forensic crime scene rooms for UCLan students

Harrington Street that will be used as forensic crime scene houses. Pic: Google A planning application has been submitted to turn vacant flats may be turned into forensic crime scene training rooms for UCLan. The flats are in Adelphi Street, Harrington Street and […]

2 months ago
111 new homes planned for Broughton set for refusal

Broughton Park development site. Pic: Google An application for 111 new homes in Broughton is set for refusal this week. The plans seeks approval for 111 houses , which 35 per cent would be affordable, and […]

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