Preston Council

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Womens cycling challenges to start from Preston Sports Arena

Breeze Challenge being launched in Preston Preston is set to become the centre of women’s cycling for a Sunday in October. The Breeze Challenge Event will see hundreds of women join in two rides starting from […]

10 years ago
New Hall Lane community art work plan

Artist impressions showing how the new planters could look Preston residents are being asked to give their views on what’s been branded an “eyesore” on New Hall Lane. The planters along the road which crosses Ribbleton, Fishwick and St […]

10 years ago
Palestinian flag flying in Preston: UKIP call for resignations over flag decision

Palestinian flag above the Town Hall on Friday 25 July A political group has called for Preston City Council’s leader and cabinet member to resign after the Palestinian flag was flown above the Town Hall. Two weeks have passed since […]

10 years ago
How Preston Guild Hall was saved from demolition

Preston’s Guild Hall could have been demolished if a bid from Simon Rigby hadn’t been accepted. Options considered for the Guild Hall by Preston City Council before its sale have […]

10 years ago
Community garden proposal for Ashton Park bowling green

Ashton Park could see a colourful community garden planted up A bowling green at a Preston park could be turned into a community garden. Proposals are being drawn up for one of Ashton Parks greens to be dug up and […]

10 years ago
Calls for Israeli flag to fly above Preston Town Hall

Crowds gathered on Lancaster Road to see the Palestinian flag raised A Facebook campaign has been launched calling on Preston City Council to fly the Israeli flag. It follows the city council’s decision to raise the Palestinian flag following a request […]

10 years ago
Festival for young people to be held at parks across Preston

moor park Preston’s parks are to play host to a range of different activities during the summer holidays. Branded Park It the festivals include bubble football, inflatable penalty shoot-out and a silent […]

10 years ago
Sir Tom Finney: Five books of condolence presented to Finney family

The Finney family presented with the books of condolence by the city council The family of Sir Tom Finney have collected the books of condolence signed by thousands of Prestonians. Five books were presented to Brian Finney by the Mayor of Preston councillor […]

10 years ago
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