Fulwood residents’ fears over ‘dangerous and selfish driving’ in Highgate Avenue

Highgate Avenue is part of a Conservation Area A group of Fulwood residents have raised concerns about the traffic at Highgate Avenue and Highgate Close, saying the situation has got to the point of being life-threatening. Spokesperson for […]

1 week ago
Part of street renamed in honour of Preston temple’s inspirer

BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir Part of the Preston street that is home to BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir has been renamed in honour of the temple’s inspirer. 89m of Ribble Bank Street is now called […]

1 week ago
Council to inspect height of new Plungington speed bumps after concerns raised

Brook Street speed bump Pic: Blog Preston Lancashire County Council is set to inspect the new speed bumps in Brook Street, Plungington. Blog Preston was approached by a resident with concerns the speed bumps – including the […]

2 weeks ago
New health centre set to open in Fulwood

New Health Centre in Fulwood looks set to open Fulwood‘s new heath centre, The Fatima Health Centre, is looking set to open in November after it was delayed from its previous opening plan for early summer. The medical centre […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement The Italian Orchard in Broughton set to expand again

The refurbished bar area at The Italian Orchard A planning application has been submitted for an expansion at The Italian Orchard in Broughton. The application is for a two-storey rear extension that would be built over the area […]

1 month ago
81 new homes in Broughton refused

The application site (red) in relation to Broughton, James Towers Way, the neighbourhood plan allocated land (green hash) and approved schemes at Park House (purple) and Keyfold Farm (yellow) Pic: Emery Planning A proposal to build 81 new homes in Broughton has been denied. It had been previously set to be refused for a number of reasons such as it went against […]

1 month ago
Four Preston play areas to be upgraded

Haslam Park's playground has reopened Pic: Blog Preston Four play areas in Preston are set for upgrades. Preston City Council Cabinet Member for Health and Wellbeing Jennifer Mein has approved the work to Oxheys Recreation Area in Plungington, […]

2 months ago
Rural business park planned for Broughton

Artist's impression of the proposed business park Pic: MCK A planning application has been submitted for a new rural business park in Broughton. The development on land at Orchard Farm in Whittingham Lane would be made up of 33 […]

2 months ago
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