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Decisions made on more than 500 homes in four areas of Preston

Preston City Council town hall. Pic: Tony Worrall Land at Cardwells Farm, Garstang Road, Preston, Barton, PR3 5DR: Refused This application was refused due to being located in the countryside. The application outcome said: “The proposed development would […]

8 hours ago
What can and can’t open in Preston and Lancashire when lockdown 2 ends

Covid-19 street closures in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Lockdown 2 is coming to an end on Wednesday (2 December) and Preston and Lancashire will see some places reopen under the new tier-3 restrictions. But what exactly can open […]

15 hours ago
Coronavirus data map shows latest case numbers in Preston and South Ribble

Latest coronavirus map data for Preston and South Ribble The majority of areas of Preston and South Ribble have seen a decrease in Covid cases from 18-24 November. Although, Leyland North, Lostock Hall and Penwortham North have seen an […]

2 days ago
Harris Park orphanage housing scheme expected to be rejected

The former orphanage became the Harris Knowledge Park when owned by the University of Central Lancashire Pic: Tony Worrall A multi-millionaire’s proposals to build a housing development in the grounds of a grade-II listed former orphanage and gardens in Fulwood looks set to be thrown out. Yousuf Bhailok had […]

2 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Latest Preston planning applications November 13 to November 20

Candidates are battling for a seat at Preston Town Hall Pic: Tony Worrall Below are the planning applications registered with Preston City Council between November 13 and November 20. To see more applications in Preston or where you live, follow this link. New boundary treatment to […]

3 days ago
Preston taxi drivers fear for their lives after series of attacks

AAA Taxis damaged cab Preston taxi drivers say they fear for their safety after a spate of attacks on their cars. The attacks, which are concentrated around New Hall Lane and Blackpool Road, involve […]

4 days ago
Police object to Plungington off-licence due to high anti-social behaviour levels

Former B&D Newsagents premises Police have expressed their objection to a Plungington shop being granted a premises licence. Eldon Local, which is due to open next month in what was B&D Newsagents, has applied […]

5 days ago
Preston and South Ribble leaders react to tier-3 announcement

Dawn breaking over Preston on Thursday 18 November Pic: Tony Worrall It has been announced today (Thursday 26) that Preston and Lancashire has been put back into tier-3 restrictions when lockdown 2 ends next week. The announcement has been met negatively […]

5 days ago
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