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Apartment plans for St Joseph’s Orphanage unveiled

The future of St Joseph’s Orphanage has finally been revealed after more than a decade of uncertainty. Plans have been submitted to Preston City Council for a scheme of homes […]

2 weeks ago
Travellers face uncertain future as council plans to sell of Leighton Street site

The travellers site sits behind the Leighton Street car park close to the university campus Pic: Google Leighton Street Traveller Site faces an uncertain future after Lancashire County Council said it will sell it site on. The site, which currently has 14 pitches, is one of three […]

2 weeks ago
Former Oblivion pub and townhouse to become social housing

The former Oblivion pub in Grimshaw Street with 16 Grimshaw Street next door which is grade-II listed A former gay pub in Preston city centre looks set to become new social housing. Oblivion in Grimshaw Street has seen proposals tabled by Halo Housing Association. The pub, which […]

1 month ago
New high-rise Preston city centre flats would tower over Ringway

How the new flats towering at 15-storeys high would look Developers The Heaton Group are planning another high-rise scheme for the city. Land in Pole Street off Ringway and Church Street is being eyed up for an £18million investment. A […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement How this firm is transforming the housing market for hundreds of Preston’s young workers

3 Latham Street - the latest property to be renovated by Luxury House Share In 2015, Blog Preston asked how living with 18 other people sounded. Four years later and the question is: how does living with 43 other people sound? At the heart […]

1 month ago
Cottam Brickworks site sees work begin ahead of next stage plans

Workmen on the Brickworks site Pic: Brian Bell Early stage works are underway for the next part of the Cottam Brickworks development. Workmen have been on site at the site along the canal at Lea and Cottam. It […]

1 month ago
Three new blocks of flats planned for car park in Avenham

Looking into the courtyard for the new flats Three large-scale apartment blocks could be built on a car park in Preston city centre. A pay and display car park which borders Avenham Street and Syke Street is being […]

2 months ago
Barton homes plan for Jepps Lane is submitted

The field off Jepps Lane where the homes would be built Pic: Google Proposals for new homes on fields at Barton have been lodged. Story Homes wants to build 125 homes off Jepps Lane. The land, just off the A6, would be a […]

2 months ago
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