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Huge new Penwortham housing plan has new name

Proposals for 2,000 new homes in Penwortham now have a new name. What was known as Pickering’s Farm is now The Lanes scheme. Developers Taylor Wimpey and Homes England, the […]

2 months ago
Call for development sites across Preston and South Ribble

A view of Preston's skyline from Vernon Carus mill Pic: scrappyNW Have you got a piece of land that needs building on? Landowners in Preston, South Ribble and Chorley are being asked if they have any size or shape of land. […]

2 months ago
Pickering’s Farm homes in Penwortham face opposition from Labour group

How a part of the Pickering's Farm neighbourhood may look Opposition councillors on South Ribble Borough Council have come out against a major new housing development in Penwortham. The Labour group in South Ribble has written to campaigners wanting to […]

2 months ago
Work to begin on Preston’s first ‘eco-commune’

Each of the homes will come with a different layout and features Pic: Studio John Bridge A new eco-commune development has been granted permission to be built in Broughton. Kingsway Gardens is to be the first community of eco homes in the city. Designed by John […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Former Royal Garrison pub could become flats

The former pub has become increasingly run-down Pic: Tony Worrall Long-stalled proposals for a former Preston pub are back on the go. The Royal Garrison, at the junction of Watling Street Road and Sir Tom Finney Way has stood empty […]

2 months ago
Broughton declares ‘no confidence’ in Preston City Council planners

These style of homes could be built at Broughton A village council in Preston has declared it has ‘no confidence’ in Preston City Council’s planning department. Broughton Parish Council has written to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities […]

2 months ago
Community Gateway homes plan for Goosnargh approved

An overhead view of the Bushell's Farm development Campaigners have expressed their disgust after 140 new homes were approved for Goosnargh. The village on the outskirts of Preston is to see the development by Community Gateway Association. Councillors […]

2 months ago
Broughton retirement complex plan for Touch of Spice is rejected

A new artist impression of how the development at the Broughton crossroads may look Proposals for a new retirement complex and shops in the centre of Broughton village have been knocked back by councillors. Midas Land Limited wanted to knock down the current Touch […]

2 months ago
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