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Greyfriars

News and information about the Greyfriars area of Preston, Lancashire. One of the electoral wards making up the area known as Fulwood, it has the West Coast Main Line running through its heart and includes the Lightfoot Lane area.

Consultation event on building 4,000 new homes in North West Preston announced

A graphic released by the council showing the area of the city which would be developed Residents in the North West of Preston are being asked to give their views on where 4,000 new homes could be built. Preston City Council’s masterplan for the Cottam, Lea […]

6 years ago
Broughton roundabout roadworks: Full overnight closures from Monday

Traffic at the Broughton roundabout is often backed up due to congestion on the A6 Motorists who use the Broughton roundabout overnight are being warned of disruption. Major roadworks are currently being undertaken on the roundabout to ease congestion in the North of the city. […]

6 years ago
Lightfoot Lane residents group vow to fight Redrow Homes development

The residents of Lightfoot Lane have been battling against numerous planning applications in the area A residents group fighting to stop developments in the North of the city have criticised a planning inspector’s decision. Redrow Homes have been granted outline planning permission to build 330 […]

7 years ago
Redrow Homes plan further planning application for Lightfoot Lane “early in the New Year”

lightfoot lane Housing developers Redrow are forging ahead with their plans to build new homes in the North of the city. The housing giant who overturned a rejection of their plan to […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Plans to build over 300 new homes in Fulwood allowed under planning appeal

lightfoot lane An appeal to allow over 300 new homes in Fulwood has been given the go-ahead. Redrow Homes wanted to build up to 330 properties off Lightfoot Lane in the north […]

7 years ago
Broughton roundabout roadworks: Overnight closures planned throughout August, September and October

Traffic at the Broughton roundabout is often backed up due to congestion on the A6 Work on the Broughton roundabout continues with overnight closures beginning from Sunday 11 August. The roadworks which will allow extra traffic through the bottle-neck junction of the A6 and M55 […]

7 years ago
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