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Preston City Council sell off parcel of land at entrance to Preston Docks

The land is currently home to the Car Supermarket showroom Pic: Blog Preston Land in Navigation Way by the Docks in Preston has been sold off by the city council. Documents detailing the sale are being held by Preston City Council but are […]

2 weeks ago
Prestonians urged to apply for energy-efficiency grant scheme which could be worth up to £10,000 per property

Qualifying residents across Preston are being urged to apply for an energy-efficiency grant scheme, which is worth up to £10,000 per property. The grant scheme is available to owners-occupiers, private […]

4 weeks ago
Complaints made about the ‘state of Moor Park pond’

Blog Preston has received reports from a disgruntled resident about the state of Moor Park’s pond. The complainant stated that other parks in the area seem to be taken care […]

4 weeks ago
Haslam Park playground reopening still ‘a few weeks away’

Haslam Park is set to reopen in a few weeks time following improvement works that started last year. The works, which began in November 2020, were originally set to finish […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Crowdfunding campaign launches to finish upgrade of Conway Park children’s play area

The first phase of Conway Park's play area upgrade A local conservation group are asking people to support a fundraiser which aims to improve Conway Park. The Friends of Conway Park group has launched a crowdfunding campaign, with funds […]

2 months ago
Two years since the Old Tram Bridge was closed

The Old Tram Bridge spans the River Ribble at Avenham Park Pic: Stephen Melling It has been two years since the Old Tram Bridge was shut to the public due to its condition. The bridge, which spans the River Ribble and links Avenham Park with Penwortham, […]

2 months ago
Michael Brooks memorial bench unveiled in Avenham Park

A memorial bench for Michael Brooks has been put in place in Avenham park. Michael Brooks was tragically found in the River Ribble in Penwortham three years ago after a […]

2 months ago
Covid marshals ‘failed to stop gatherings of people’ outside Avenham Park cafe

Claims were recently made that people in Avenham Park were not following social distancing Pic: Lauren Melling Preston City Council have responded following claims of a lack of social distancing in Avenham Park over the weekend. A Blog Preston reader, Lauren Melling was out in the Preston […]

4 months ago
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