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DWP Household Support Fund update given by Preston City Council

Stock image of cash Pic: Stux from Pixabay The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) has given more cash to local authorities through the Household Support Fund scheme. Preston will be able to help more residents in the […]

1 day ago
Liverpool Road in Penwortham plans up for latest debate

South Ribble Borough Council is inviting the community of Penwortham to a presentation of the draft masterplan proposals for Liverpool Road. The drop-in event will give the community the chance […]

2 days ago
Odeon and Evoque fire update given by Preston City Council

Demolition crew moving in after fire at former nightclub Pic: Shane King After the fire last month at the former Evoque nightclub and Odeon cinema on Church Street, the site is still being cleared of the emergency demolition works. Barriers are still […]

4 days ago
Large art installation in Preston urges people to be the change they want to see

The C'EST NE PAS DE L'ART installation at the Flag Market Pic: Tim Saunders A large art installation in Preston has urged people to ‘be the change they want to see’. Local artist Tim Saunders – aka Timsperspectiveart – set up the artwork in […]

5 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Train strike Preston: Northern, Avanti and Transpennine Express issue service updates

Preston Station Pic: Donna Clifford Strike action will affect a number of rail companies during the week, with strikes taking place on Tuesday 21, Thursday 23 and Saturday 25 June. The strikes are expected to […]

5 days ago
Memorial benches plan for Preston Docks

Sun setting over Preston Docks Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council will be providing an opportunity for friends and family of loved ones to support the installation of a memorial bench on its parks and within its cemetery […]

6 days ago
New private school planned in Deepdale

29 Lowthorpe road, Preston There are plans for a new private school to a change of use of class of the building to F1(a) in Deepdale. The site located on 29 Lowthorpe Road, Preston […]

1 week ago
Leyland community group to mark Windrush Day with local diversity event

South Ribble Council will this June mark Windrush Day by raising a flag outside their offices, with a Leyland community group holding a diversity event three days later. On 22 […]

1 week ago
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