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Preston City Council appoints new deputy chief executive

Preston City Council has appointed a new deputy chief executive after the retirement of Neil Fairhurst. Preston City Council announced the appointment of Sarah Threlfall following an extensive recruitment process. […]

2 weeks ago
Preston residents to benefit as government plans £5.9m adult numeracy scheme

A new £5.9m scheme to boost adult numeracy skills in Lancashire will move forward this autumn. The government’s flagship Multiply programme will be delivered through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund, […]

2 weeks ago
Fuel poverty charity begins work on damp homes in Fishwick

A national fuel poverty charity has started work on Fishwick houses that have suffered from dampness and mould for the last nine years. National Energy Action has launched the project […]

2 weeks ago
South Ribble receives new electric vehicle charging points under council climate plans

Electric vehicle owners in South Ribble are to enjoy three new charging points thanks to grant funding secured by the council. The three new rapid charging points, located in Bamber […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lancashire residents thanked by council after housing Ukrainian nationals

Lancashire Council has thanked local residents for opening their homes to Ukrainians fleeing the war with Russia. Hundreds of people across the county have provided a lifeline to families and […]

2 weeks ago
Preston residents invited to discuss how local buildings can impact community

The Building Heritage in the Community talk is inviting residents to discuss how communities can be shaped through local buildings. The event on Friday, 17th June at the University of […]

4 weeks ago
What’s planned in Preston for the Platinum Jubilee weekend

Avenham Park looking lovely in Springtime Pic: Sonia Bashir Residents in Preston will be able to attend a weekend of Platinum Jubilee celebrations featuring music, crafts, culture and entertainment for the whole family. The Platinum Jubilee Beacons will be […]

4 weeks ago
Arc Cinema announced to run Preston Market cinema

The Arc Cinema will be the second anchor tenant for Animate, Preston’s city-owned £40million cinema and leisure complex. The cinema will have eight screens and joins Hollywood Bowl as a […]

1 month ago
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