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Central Lancashire Development Plan

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‘Garden city’ plan for the North West of Preston is unveiled

Some scenes in the masterplan of what green spaces would be provided alongside the homes The North West edge of Preston could see up to 5,300 homes built in what councillors claim is a new “garden city”. A masterplan which takes in the Broughton, Cottam, […]

6 years ago
Consultation event on building 4,000 new homes in North West Preston announced

A graphic released by the council showing the area of the city which would be developed Residents in the North West of Preston are being asked to give their views on where 4,000 new homes could be built. Preston City Council’s masterplan for the Cottam, Lea […]

6 years ago
New homes plan for Grimsargh set to be rejected by councillors

Unused fields in Grimsargh could be turned into new homes if a planning application is given the green light A plan for outline planning permission for 70 new homes to the South of Grimsargh, near Preston, are set to be rejected. Councillors have been advised to reject the plans, […]

6 years ago
Plan to create more than 350 new homes in Woodplumpton earmarked for approval

Green fields along Sandy Lane could disappear under hundreds of new homes A proposal to build 350 new homes in Woodplumpton has drawn criticism from local residents and the local MP. Ben Wallace, MP for Preston North & Wyre, has written a […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Masterplan for building thousands of new homes in Preston goes on display

The Local Plan outlines how the council wants to see Preston grow The masterplan explaining how Preston is going to grow over the next 13 years has been revealed. Preston City Council has published its Local Plan for the city and surrounding […]

6 years ago
Whittingham Road plans for up to 200 new homes goes to planning appeal

View from the South West of the proposed site looking towards Longridge A proposal to build up to 200 homes, a swimming pool and offices on countryside North of Preston will be the subject of a planning appeal. Fox Strategic Land and […]

6 years ago
Major roadworks underway on Fishergate

We reported back in August that a major project to make Preston’s main shopping street more pedestrian-friendly would lead to road closures and we warned motorists to expect disruption until […]

6 years ago
Lightfoot Lane residents group vow to fight Redrow Homes development

The residents of Lightfoot Lane have been battling against numerous planning applications in the area A residents group fighting to stop developments in the North of the city have criticised a planning inspector’s decision. Redrow Homes have been granted outline planning permission to build 330 […]

6 years ago
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