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Container park, gym and Fulwood Central retail park extension due for approval

A busy car park at Fulwood Central on Saturday (14 November) Pic: Mary Elspeth/Blog Preston Plans to further extend Fulwood Central Retail park are set for approval from the Preston City Council’s planning committee in a meeting that will take place next Thursday, (April 29). […]

2 weeks ago
Former Leyland bank up for sale with planning permission for six flats

Former Leyland bank up for sale. Pic: Right Move A former Lloyds TSB bank is up for sale in Leyland with potential to renovate into six flats. The building is on Chapel Brow and 0.1miles from the nearest train […]

2 weeks ago
Preston-based online pharmacy serves almost 1 million customers during pandemic

Stock image of medication An online pharmacy based in Preston has served almost one million customers during the Covid-19 pandemic. AYP Healthcare, which is based near Preston city centre, has grown rapidly since it […]

3 weeks ago
Covid-19 air purifier scams going round Preston businesses

The Sessions House in Preston city centre, part of the Town Hall complex Pic: Tony Worrall Businesses in Preston are being warned of a new scam going round. Preston City Council want local businesses to be aware of the new scam, which involves a fake letter […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Busy housing market leads Preston law firm specialist team to move in at Penwortham

The new team at Vincents’ Penwortham office A team from law firm Vincents Solicitors’ Winckley Square head office has moved to create a residential property hub in Penwortham. The change is due to a ‘huge increase’ in […]

3 weeks ago
Reps Gym can apply to have closure order lifted and reopen in Covid secure way

Reps Gym exterior Preston City Council has issued a statement confirming that Reps Gym can apply to lift the closure order placed on the premises in February after repeated Covid-19 safety breaches. The […]

3 weeks ago
Preston barber tapped up to share expertise with Sri Lankan haircutters

John delivering the training via Zoom A Preston barber is sharing his expertise with trainees learning their craft thousands of miles away in Sri Lanka. John Monks from The Gents Room Barbershop was originally asked to […]

3 weeks ago
Campaign launches to save The Plungington Hotel

The campaign group met outside The Plunginton Hotel Pic: Allan Plumb A campaign has launched to save The Plungington Hotel. Facebook group Can we keep The Plungington Hotel open? has attracted 1,200 members since it was started last week. The Meat […]

3 weeks ago
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