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Latest Preston planning applications for January 8 to January 15

Preston City Council town hall. Pic: Tony Worrall Below are the planning applications registered with Preston City Council between January 8 and January 15. To see more applications in Preston or where you live, follow this link. Single storey rear extension, […]

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Preston set to get mass Covid-19 vaccination hub within weeks

Sign outside the Preston Covid-19 test centre close to the UCLan campus Pic: Blog Preston Preston is set to get a mass Covid-19 vaccination centre within weeks. The news was revealed at a meeting of Lancashire County Council’s internal scrutiny committee, as reported by LancsLive. […]

2 days ago
The future of the Dovedale Avenue oak tree is still uncertain as plans are made to remove branches from community asset

Residents of Dovedale Avenue, Ingol, were devastated to learn of Community Gateway Association’s (CGA) intentions to fell a much-loved oak tree in their community. The tree was considered ‘good condition’ […]

3 days ago
Prestonians encouraged to mark Holocaust Memorial Day virtually and ‘be a light in the darkness’

Each year, Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) takes place on 27 January. The day is in remembrance of those murdered during genocides around the world. This year, commemorations will be held […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Updated plans for 139 houses on former Ribbleton Hospital site

Demolition work at the Ribbleton Hospital site Pic: Anthony Douglas John McAiney A planning application has been submitted seeking approval for 139 new dwellings in Ribbleton. The former hospital site plans are looking for access from Miller Road and Sandycroft. The access […]

5 days ago
Preston retains place as best place to live and work in the North West

Preston Marina with city skyline behind Pic: Tony Worrall The Demos-PWC Good Growth for Cities Index has named Preston the best city to live and work in the North West. Preston remains the highest performing city in the North […]

5 days ago
Former Baffito’s restaurant at Preston Docks care home plans approved

Baffito's front Pic: Tony Worrall Plans have been approved for the former Baffito’s restaurant to become a care home. However, it has been approved as long as it meets conditions such as: a time limit […]

5 days ago
Former Ingol ward Liberal Democrat councillor Peter Pringle has died

Former Ingol ward Liberal Democrat councillor (2003-2015), Peter Pringle, sadly died on Tuesday (19 January). He leaves behind a wife, Patricia. Peter was highly invested in his community and did […]

6 days ago
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