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Preston City Council receives £366,000 grant to help those impacted by coronavirus

Preston City Council town hall. Pic: Tony Worrall Preston is to receive £366,176.76 as a general support package to help the city through the coronavirus pandemic. The money is aimed to help those in the city struggling to […]

8 hours ago
Leader of South Ribble Borough Council shares open letter condemning MP’s vote against free school meals

School canteen. Pic: Katrina_S Pixabay Councillor Paul Foster, Leader of South Ribble Borough council has sent an open letter to Katherine Fletcher, the MP for South Ribble. In the letter, Cllr Foster condemns MP Katherine […]

1 day ago
Latest Preston planning applications for October 16 to October 23

Preston's Town Hall - could it govern its own independent state? Pic: Tony Worrall Below are the planning applications registered with Preston City Council between October 16 and October 23. To see more applications in Preston or where you live, follow this link. Erection of a two […]

3 days ago
Preston people rally to help feed the city’s children

Shannon and Georgia Speariott Preston people have rallied round after Conservative MPs voted against extending free school meals for deprived children during the holidays. Existing support is being added to by local people who […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Market Hall to include pop-up poppy appeal stall

The Mayor at Preston Markets The Royal British Legion poppy appeal stall is returning to Preston Markets this weekend. Poppies, wreaths, badges and more will be on sale at Preston Markets between Saturday, 24 October and […]

4 days ago
Preston Mayor opens expanded family-run Market Hall fruit and veg stall

Preston Mayor, David Borrow cut the ribbon on the new Fresh and Fruity stall on Preston Market. The family-run business announced it was moving into a bigger unit earlier this […]

6 days ago
Full Preston City Council response in Ships and Giggles 1p meals tier-three restrictions row

Maudland Road behind the Ships and Giggles pub is to be shut for two years Pic: Tony Worrall A popular pub in Preston is serving food for 1p after a row with Preston City Council over new tier-three restrictions. Ships and Giggles, on Fylde Road had been serving […]

6 days ago
Miller Park Lodge to be turned into a young persons care home

Miller Park lodge at the entrance to Avenham and Miller Parks Pic: Gill Lawson Plans have been approved to convert Miller Park Lodgeinto a young persons care home. The application was submitted in late September and was approved on Tuesday 13 October for the […]

6 days ago
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