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New road closures introduced around University Masterplan development

Road works and closures will be introduced along Adelphi Street. Pic: Google Map Motorists, pedestrians and cyclists using the area around the development of the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) Student Centre are being advised of road closures over the coming weeks. Junction […]

4 hours ago
Preston will ‘Light It Blue’ to celebrate the 72nd Birthday of the NHS

The new lighting was tested out The Harris and Preston Markets will be lit blue on Sunday (5 July) to mark the 72nd birthday of the NHS. Organised by Preston City Council, the lighting of the […]

13 hours ago
Play areas in Preston’s parks to reopen as lockdown restrictions ease

How part of the new Grange Park play area looks Play areas in many of Preston’s parks will start to reopen from today (Saturday 4 July) as the government continues to ease lockdown restrictions. Avenham Park, Moor Park, Ashton Park […]

14 hours ago
Recycling centre restrictions eased in Preston as lockdown continues to lift

Recycling centres are being prepared for further easing of restrictions. Restrictions on how people visit recycling centres across the county are due to be partially lifted from next week. People will be able to visit in their car without first […]

16 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement New temporary road closures in Preston to aid social distancing

Further changes to roads in Preston are set to help social distancing. The changes aim to encourage people to walk and cycle for regular journeys as lockdown restrictions are eased, […]

3 days ago
Preston residents to have their say over city’s dog control orders

Residents in Preston are being encouraged to share their views relating to dog control issues in public places as part of a consultation on current legislation. Preston City Council have […]

5 days ago
Funding boost ensures extra support for Preston victims of domestic abuse and sexual violence

Domestic abuse and sexual violence services in Preston will benefit from a share of a £500,000 funding boost from the Ministry of Justice. Secured by Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner […]

5 days ago
Discount on Preston council tax bills is now being applied after ‘software glitch’

Preston City Council will be offering a discount of £150 on council tax bills as part of the COVID-19 Hardship Relief Fund. The council have received £1.795million, which is primarily […]

6 days ago
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