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Former Browns nightclub would become offices in new Glover’s Court flats scheme

How the new flats and offices complex would look in Glover's Court Further proposals for flats planned for Glovers Court are due to be tabled. The now empty Browns nightclub could soon become two new offices on the ground floor of a […]

4 hours ago
Rift Bar Preston looks to have closed for good due to coronavirus pandemic

Rift Bar is in Main Sprit Weind off Fishergate Pic: 70023venus2009 A Preston city centre bar looks to have called time due to the coronavirus pandemic. Rift Bar Preston, in Main Sprit Weind, off Fishergate, was closed along with other pubs […]

14 hours ago
Preston outdoor market set to open next week with social distancing measures in place

Flower stalls being set up at Preston Outdoor Market pre-lockdown Pic: Tony Worrall The Outdoor Market at Preston Markets will reopen from Wednesday 3 June, welcoming back the long standing, independent traders. However the second-hand market will remain closed due to difficulties with […]

23 hours ago
Guild Tower DWP offices closed for deep clean amid Covid-19 fears

Cleaning vans parked up near the DWP offices and cleaning staff were seen entering the building at the Guild Tower The DWP offices in Guild Tower were closed for deep cleaning on Tuesday. Staff at the offices in Lords Walk expressed concern over their working conditions after three members of […]

23 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston barrister in training wins place in the courts for prestigious scheme

Sanah Ehsan has been accepted into the Middle Bar for two weeks of training Two budding legal eagles of the future from the city’s university are to spend two vital weeks in the court room. The University of Central Lancashire say two of its […]

2 days ago
Preston features in new KFC anti-litter campaign

A bin surrounded by litter from takeaway diners Pic: Antoni Squires/Blog Preston KFC have called on those using Preston’s drive-through at the Docks to stop being ‘a tosser’. It comes after pictures, published by Blog Preston on May 14, showed rubbish strewn […]

3 days ago
New homes and Lidl supermarket plan for former Vernon Carus factory site

The former Vernon Carus factory in Penwortham Pic: Tony Worrall A latest plan to demolish the former Vernon Carus factory and build new homes and a supermarket in its place are due to come forward. Trafford Housing Trust has taken […]

4 days ago
Aerial pictures show Preston Western Distributor progress

One of the new bridges over the canal for the new road Pic: Stephen Young/LCC New aerial pictures show the work progressing on the latest new road for Preston. The Preston Western Distributor will link the M55, from a new motorway junction, down to the […]

4 days ago
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