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Covering the North, South, East, West and Centre of the city of Preston we aim to bring you news and information for the area near you in Preston. These areas do not follow the electoral boundaries of Preston City Council, which differ, especially since they were re-drawn.

Haslam Wetland Plant Project back on track after storm damage

Haslam Park saw many trees felled during the February storms Back in August 2013 we reported that one of Preston’s award-winning parks received a funding boost. £49,082 was allocated to Haslam Park in Ashton-on-Ribble enabling it to recover and conserve threatened plants. […]

8 years ago
Preston Bus Station: Transfer to County Hall moves step closer but documents restricted

The first legal stage in transferring Preston Bus Station to the county council has been approved. Council leader Peter Rankin has signed the heads of term arrangement which allows the […]

8 years ago
Couple arrested on suspicion of murder after toddler dies

Police investigating the death of a 13-month-old boy in Preston have arrested a couple. The man leading the investigation has called the death of the toddler on Saturday a “tragic […]

8 years ago
Preston Cricket Club hosts annual Beer Festival

The beer festival season seems to be well underway with another recently announced for Preston. Fulwood and Broughton Cricket Club will be holding their annual Beer Festival on early May […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Casino possibility a step nearer

A casino in the heart of Preston may soon become a reality as planning approval is set to be granted. Preston City Councillors will discus the plans to allow the […]

8 years ago
Former Cadley councillor Bill Borrow dies

The late William 'Bill' Burrows A former councillor who represented the Cadley ward for ten years has died. William Borrow, known better as Bill, represented the Liberal Democrats in the Cadley area of Fulwood. In […]

8 years ago
Fishergate roadworks: New signs for motorists as traffic lights removed

New road signs say motorists are entering a "shared space" The new road layout on Fishergate as the roadworks continue is confusing drivers. Lancashire County Council has put up signs reminding drivers to watch out for pedestrians on new crossings. […]

8 years ago
Preston Station Free Buffet 1915 to 1919 commemoration event

  Yesterday, 25 March 2014, the waiting room on Preston Railway Station was put to good use in an event organised by Preston Remembers, re-creating the inception of the Sailors’ […]

8 years ago
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