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This category relates to all things to do with redevelopment in Preston.

Latest plans for the former Touch of Spice restaurant in Broughton lodged

What the new apartments will look like. Pic: Planning application Preston City Council The former Touch of Spice restaurant, Garstang Road is to be turned into residential apartments if planning applications are approved. The former restaurant, that has already been demolished, will be […]

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Wall of glass taking shape on UCLan’s new building on Adelphi Square

Glass exterior fitted as part of UCLan masterplan An impressive glass exterior has been lifted into the £60million Student Centre, part of the University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) flagship Masterplan development. The glass wall, which is the highest […]

3 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 […]

1 week ago
Former Baffito’s restaurant at Preston Docks set to become care home

Baffito's front Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council has agreed to sell the former Baffito’s restaurant at the Docks. The dockland property in Navigation Way is set to be taken over by Glenholme Healthcare Group, […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement 3D flythrough video shows Craggs Mill as you’ve never seen it before

Craggs Mill second floor Pic: The CAD Room Ltd New 3D laser scans are showing Craggs Mill as never before. The Grade II listed building off Moor Lane is being redeveloped by local entrepreneur Richard Porter. 3D images and […]

2 weeks ago
Former biscuit factory near UCLan comes crumbling down for student flats

View of the demolition from Sizer Street Pic: Blog Preston Demolition work to bring down a former Victorian biscuit factory near UCLan has begun. The former Thomas Powell and Son Ltd. factory is making way for student accommodation. The multi-million-pound […]

2 weeks ago
Aerial pictures show progress on new Tesco at Penwortham

7 months apart and full steam ahead for Tesco in Penwortham Pic: Aerial Video TV It was announced earlier this year that Cop Lane in Penwortham would be the home of a new Tesco Supermarket. Work on the new building started in August and these […]

3 weeks ago
Caravan site, petting zoo and activity centre planned for Whitestake

Archery target and arrows Pic: Giovanna Orlando from Pixabay An activity centre with archery, bazooka ball, laser tag and more is planned for Turbary House Nursery in Whitestake. Other planned activities include zorb games, airsoft, laser clay shooting, mini […]

4 weeks ago
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