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Pickering’s Farm campaigners warn ‘Penwortham and Lostock Hall could merge’

How a part of the Pickering's Farm neighbourhood may look How a part of the Pickering’s Farm neighbourhood may look More than 1700 people have signed a petition opposing plans for a large scale housing plan in South Ribble. Residents […]

21 hours ago
Longridge recycling centre opening hours to be cut

The recycling centre in Longridge Pic: Google The recycling centre in Longridge Pic: Google A recycling centre near Preston could see its opening hours cutback. Lancashire County Council is proposing to slash the Longridge household waste recycling […]

2 days ago
Preston Western Distributor decision won’t be made locally

Route of the Preston Western Distributor Route of the Preston Western Distributor The government is to be asked to decide whether a new multi-million pound road for Preston will go ahead. Construction firm Robertson Group has […]

2 days ago
A chance to say what Preston should be like in years to come

We're not really sure what's going on in this picture! It's an image of Preston's future from the SWAT Studio We’re not really sure what’s going on in this picture! It’s an image of Preston’s future from the SWAT Studio How Preston could look in years to come is to […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Former BHS store in Preston won’t be boarded up yet

Former BHS site in Fishergate A former flagship store in Preston’s high street will not be boarded up yet – due to a legal cock up. Preston City Council had […]

3 weeks ago
House of Commons discuss Fishwick residents left with property damage

Mark Hendrick raising the issue in the House of Commons Pic: Parliament TV A parliamentary debate has taken place discussing the Fishwick residents who were left with property damage. The […]

3 weeks ago
Community leader speaks out against Preston ‘hate mail’ delivered to Muslims

Councillor Nweeda Khan Councillor Nweeda Khan Preston’s councillor responsible for community cohesion has spoken out to criticise hate mail sent to Muslims in the city. Residents in Blackpool Road told the Lancashire Post […]

3 weeks ago
House of Commons will debate issue of Fishwick residents left with property damage

Sir Mark Hendrick secured the debate A parliamentary debate will take place in the House of Commons regarding the Fishwick residents who were left with property damage. Sir Mark Hendrick […]

4 weeks ago
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