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Your chance to have a say about the future of Barton Village

The field off the A6 at Barton due for development Pic: Google The draft Barton Neighbourhood Plan is currently subject to a period of consultation which will last until 5pm, Monday 30 November. They are looking for locals to have their say […]

2 weeks ago
Warning over people in Preston impersonating Covid marshals

The back of a Covid marshal's jacket A scam warning has been issued by Preston City Council. The city council says there have been reports in the city of people impersonating Covid marshals. Read more: See the […]

2 weeks ago
Preston City Council criticise proposed changes to the national planning system

Preston City Council town hall. Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council has issued a response to the government’s proposed changes to the national planning system. The council has criticised the ‘Planning for the future’ proposals for not doing […]

3 weeks ago
Five plans for a total of 527 homes in Preston in new housing developments to be considered

Some of the style of homes planned for Tabley Lane Five planning applications for new housing are due to be discussed by Preston City Council‘s planning committee on Thursday (5 November). Some are recommended for approval and some for refusal […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Latest coronavirus case numbers mapped for areas of Preston and South Ribble

Map of Preston and South Ribble coronavirus cases. Some areas of Preston and South Ribble are starting to see a decrease in coronavirus case numbers. Figures show that Preston stands at 422.7 cases per 100,000 over the last […]

3 weeks ago
Latest Preston planning applications for October 23 to October 30

Candidates are battling for a seat at Preston Town Hall Pic: Tony Worrall Below are the planning applications registered with Preston City Council between October 23 and October 30. To see more applications in Preston or where you live, follow this link. Rear dormer to be […]

3 weeks ago
Full restrictions for Preston and England ahead of lockdown II on Thursday

A woman wears a face mask as she makes her way through Preston's rain Pic: Paul Melling Preston will see its fourth set of new restrictions in the space of fourth months from Thursday. The city joins the rest of England in going into a near full […]

3 weeks ago
Preston City Council leader says national lockdown ‘could have been avoided’

Councillor Matthew Brown Preston City Council’s leader Councillor Matthew Brown has called for the government to take steps to ensure the city is equipped to stop the spread of Covid-19. Councillor Brown spoke […]

3 weeks ago
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