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One person to be interviewed for top Preston City Council job

A sunlit Preston Town Hall Pic: Tony Worrall Only one person is to be interviewed to become the new chief executive of Preston City Council. An internal-only process has put forward one candidate for the job. Councillors from […]

2 hours ago
Events to mark Preston Bus Station’s 50th anniversary

Preston Bus Station Pic: BDP It’s the Marmite of architecture and a building which divides opinion the world over, but this year Preston Bus Station celebrates its 50th birthday. To mark the occasion Charles Quick, […]

19 hours ago
Two stalls close down in Preston Market Hall

The former soup and takeaway food stall in the Market Pic: Blog Preston Two food stalls in Preston Market have closed down. Pizza Box and Crunchy Croutons shut up shop in recent weeks. Notices appeared on the stall in the Market Hall during […]

3 days ago
What next for the Preston Model? Investing in worker owned co-operatives in the city

The new Preston Market Hall with the bric-a-brac market out front Pic: Tony Worrall More than three-quarters-of-a-million pounds is to be spent in exploring setting up a number of co-operatives in Preston. Badged as the next phase for The Preston Model, which is attracting […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Moor Park Conservation Area to see a number of roads removed

Daffodils in Moor Park Pic: Wolbadger Ten roads look set to have their conservation status removed from them. Moor Park Conservation Area looks set to be reduced in size by Preston City Council. A consultation period […]

2 weeks ago
Preston councillor tells of heartbreak as son dies from brain cancer

A councillor for a Fulwood ward is stepping down less than a year after being elected, in tragic circumstances. Councillor Anna Hindle, Labour, was elected in May last year winning […]

2 weeks ago
Homes on former St Joseph’s Social Club due for approval

The former site of St Joseph's Social Club Pic Google What was the site of a former social club is to be built on. St Joseph’s Social Club in Cemetery Road, St Matthews, was demolished in recent years. Jigsaw Homes […]

2 weeks ago
New homes planned for Broughton for approval as planning war intensifies

The site off James Towers Way, the Broughton Bypass Land off the Broughton Bypass looks set to see nearly 100 new homes built. Preston City Council’s planning officers look set to continue their battle with Broughton Parish Council. After […]

3 weeks ago
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