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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.

Plan for new homes on the Lancaster Canal basin

Shelley Road homes which back onto the Lancaster Canal Plans to build twelve new townhouses in Ashton have been submitted the council. The new houses would be at the Ashton Basin looking onto the Lancaster Canal. Developers Baxter Construction […]

8 years ago
Heritage at the heart of new plan for Preston city centre

the old post office The development of the city centre in Preston must work to protect and preserve its heritage – according to a new council strategy. Alongside the new city centre plan, Preston […]

8 years ago
Plans for hundreds of homes at former Whittingham Mental Hospital are resubmitted

The former Whittingham Hospital site could see hundreds of new homes built on it Plans to demolish the former Whittingham Mental Asylum and build hundreds of new homes have been lodged again with Preston City Council. Bouyed by the resubmission of the plan to […]

8 years ago
Local bands to play charity night at The Adelphi

Escobars are just one of many bands due to perform Local bands will be stepping onto the stage at The Adelphi to raise money for charity. The Escobars, Tales of Two Counties and Sky Valley Mistress will be performing for […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Avenham and Miller Parks top North West’s most visited free attractions

Miller Park during the 2012 Guild A Preston park has topped the list of the most visited free attractions in the North West. Avenham and Miller Parks saw more than a million visitors throughout 2012. Preston […]

8 years ago
Details announced for Fishwick community cinema project

A community cinema project has announced more details about its big screen lineup. Cinema Around The Corner runs in Fishwick from Wednesday 4 December to Sunday 8 December. St Matthew’s […]

8 years ago
Preston’s Cenotaph to be lit up for memorial light show

Preston's Cenotaph has been undergoing a facelift Preston’s newly refurbished Cenotaph is going to be lit up for one night only. From 5.30pm to 6.30pm on Saturday 23 November the Flag Market will see images projected onto […]

8 years ago
In pictures: Preston’s Christmas Lights revealed

A record breaking 14,700 people came to watch and support Preston on Saturday night as the annual Christmas lights were switched on. Fourteen very unique acts came along to support […]

8 years ago
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