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

New images show Broughton Mosque plans amid countryside setting

Design view of planned Broughton mosque New images have offered a glimpse of the upcoming North Preston Mosque before organisers return to the planning committee next week. Last September, The Royal Institute of British Architects announced […]

5 months ago
Police release more details in search for missing man with links to Preston

Craig Daffern and red Mazda Update: Police say body found in Catforth is missing Blackpool man Officers searching for a missing man with links to Preston have released details of a vehicle he is likely […]

5 months ago
Police searching for missing 35-year-old man with links to Preston

Craig Daffern Update: Police say body found in Catforth is missing Blackpool man Lancashire Police are appealing for help to find missing 35-year-old Craig Daffern. Craig was last seen in the Paddock […]

5 months ago
Plans to redevelop Barton Hall at Broughton as employment park for start-up firms

Extract from CGI showing the proposed units Pic: Cassidy + Ashton An application has been submitted to redevelop commercial buildings at Barton Hall in Broughton. The proposal would see the creation of 38 starter units for local businesses. Part of the […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 320 new homes in Higher Bartle to be given green light

The style of new homes in Cottam which could be built Pic: Randall Thorp/planning application An application to build up to 320 houses in Higher Bartle is set for approval. The development would be on a 20-hectare site of farmland to the east of Sandy Lane […]

6 months ago
51 new homes in Broughton set to be refused

Plans for 51 new houses in Broughton. A planning application for 51 new homes in Broughton is set to be refused. The development in Garstang Road will be discussed at Preston City Council‘s next Planning Committee. A […]

6 months ago
Two people rescued from fire at Broughton premises

Fire engine Pic: Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service Four fire engines from Preston, Fulwood and Longridge attended a fire in Broughton, Preston. Crews were dispatched at 4.17pm on Wednesday, 29 December. The incident involved a bedroom inside a […]

6 months ago
Models for Heroes to help support Armed Forces and Emergency Services personnel across Preston

Models For Heroes is up and running again to help support the Armed Forces and Emergency Services personnel across Preston. The charity helps to improve the lives of the bravest […]

7 months ago
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