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News and information about the village of Broughton which is just to the North of the city of Preston, Lancashire

Broughton mosque plans deferred pending further details

The planning application for a new mosque in Broughton have been deferred waiting for further details. It was expected to be refused on the grounds that it had a lack […]

6 days ago
Family fun days in Fulwood, Barton and Longridge to be held at housing developments

Families are being invited to have fun finding a new home in the Preston area with a largely outdoors family fun day. Anwyl Homes are hosting a special event across […]

2 weeks ago
Broughton housing development recommended for approval with removal of community contributions

Pillars - The Residences. Pic: Google maps A planning application to decrease the amount of affordable houses and school contributions at a Broughton development is set to be approved. Pillars Construction Ltd submitted the application to remove […]

3 weeks ago
Plans for Broughton mosque look set for refusal

New plans for Broughton mosque look like they may be refused by the planning comittee. The application set out plans for a place of worship with parking facilities to be […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Age UK Lancashire hosts Covid-secure ‘Break Out’ fundraising event in Broughton

Age UK Lancashire has hosted its first Covid-secure fundraising event in Broughton. The charity event, Break Out, was supported by local business owners and leaders. It saw five participants locked […]

3 weeks ago
Five months of road closures between Broughton and Whittingham to build new aqueduct

A £16.5m project to boost water supplies across the North West started on Tuesday, June 29. The scheme, set up by United Utilities, is set to connect four under-used reservoirs […]

3 weeks ago
Long delays after crash on M6 southbound near Preston

Junction 31a on the M6 Pic: Google Motorists are experiencing long delays after part of the M6 southbound near Preston was closed due to a collision. Traffic officers were called to the crash between junctions 31a and […]

4 weeks ago
M55 near Preston reopens after incident causes tailbacks

Tailbacks on the M55 Pic: Anthony New The M55 near Preston has reopened after an incident caused tailbacks. There were closures on both sides of the motorway, between junction 1 at Broughton roundabout and junction 3 at […]

2 months ago
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