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News and information about the Broadgate area of Preston, Lancashire. Although part of the Riversway electoral ward, Broadgate is very close to the city centre and is an area of housing that spills down Fishergate Hill towards the River Ribble.

Updated plans for six houses to replace former Cricketers Arms in Broadgate

The Cricketers Arms Pic: Tony Worrall Updated plans have been submitted for six houses to replace derelict pub The Cricketers Arms in Broadgate. Permission for the terraced development was originally granted by Preston City Council in […]

1 week ago
Police charge man for six Broadgate burglaries

Trees have been cut down at the top end of Broadgate bordering the River Ribble Pic: Chris Hough Police have remanded a man to prison for six December burglaries in the Broadgate area of Preston. On Monday 13 December 2021, Preston Task Force was made aware of the […]

4 weeks ago
Beautiful, bright handmade children’s clothing created in Broadgate

Sidney wearing Bib and Braces Pic: Ruby Henderson If you are looking to shop local this festive season we will be focussing on a selection of makers and creatives who are selling their wares both online and at […]

2 months ago
‘Walking-friendly’ Broadgate junction plan for Preston Cycle Superhighway

A new Preston Cycle Superhighway proposal aims to make cycling and walking safer for residents. The proposal involves a junction upgrade known as CYCLOPS that will improve facilities for those […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Penwortham cycle superhighway roadworks to begin

Penwortham Bridge Pic: Geoffrey Whittaker The county council is asking people to allow extra time when travelling around Penwortham as essential work is being carried out to construct a continuous two-way cycle track between Penwortham […]

3 months ago
Preston’s The Continental to host Steve Barker’s ‘On the Wire’ radio show celebration

The Continental is hosting a celebration for BBC Radio Lancashire’s Steve Barker this weekend. On Sunday 19 September, from 2pm until 9.30pm, musicians will gather at the Preston restaurant for […]

4 months ago
Firefighters attend living room fire on Langton Street

There was a fire at a property in Langton Street. Pic: Google Fire crews attended a fire at a house in Langton Street, off Fishergate Hill, in the early hours of this morning (Tuesday 14 September). The incident involved a fire in […]

4 months ago
Penwortham to Preston Cycle Superhighway plans revised after concerns raised by public

Broadgate today Following on from a public consultation during the summer to introduce a one-way traffic restriction on Kingsway, a revised Penwortham to Preston Cycle Superhighway scheme has been developed to respond […]

5 months ago
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