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Work begins on 34 new homes in Longton

Longton Grange layout Pic: Story Homes Initial groundworks have started at a new development in Longton. Story Homes announced the news following the purchase of land at Reynard Close, and after receiving planning consent from South […]

3 days ago
Controversial Pickering’s Farm plans for 1,100 homes forced through by government with local decision overturned

Dog walkers in Bee Lane Controversial plans to build 1,100 homes in a rural part of Penwortham have been given the green light by the government – but could now face a legal challenge. The […]

1 week ago
Housing estate near new dual carriageway fails at first hurdle

Proposed Sidgreaves Lane houses Embryonic plans to build a small housing estate in a rural part of Preston have fallen at the first hurdle – despite the wider area becoming rapidly more built up. […]

2 weeks ago
The Watermills over-60s development officially opens in Broughton

The Watermills over-60s development has officially opened in Broughton. The development is made up of 52 one and two-bedroom apartments for affordable rent, meaning they are priced at 80% of […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Plans to demolish Avenham tower blocks lodged for Onward Homes development

Tower blocks in Queen Street Plans to demolish three tower blocks in Queen Street in Avenham are in. Onward Homes are planning to build 380 new affordable homes on the former Horrocks Mill site. Carlisle House, Richmond […]

2 weeks ago
Inglewhite cottage won’t be demolished despite planning order

Bourne Brow Farm A cottage that should have been demolished when a new house was built on a farm site in rural Preston will be allowed to stay standing – because it is now […]

3 weeks ago
Ribby Hall development plans given the green light

Artist impression of the new look Ribby Hall development Pic: David Cox Architect Further development plans at Ribby Hall have been given the go ahead. A unanimous decision to grant planning approval of the next phase of the development at Ribby Hall Village […]

3 weeks ago
Blueprint for future of rural Preston village will ensure area ‘is not just mass of houses with no soul’

Woodplumpton A blueprint for the future of a rural part of Preston will help ensure that the area “is not just a mass of houses with no soul to it”. That […]

3 weeks ago
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