Preston Council

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Wind farm test mast finally makes it up near the Docks

The test mast off Wallend Road A council scheme to potentially make millions out of wind energy got off the ground late last week. Preston City Council’s civic energy scheme has put up a test mast […]

10 years ago
Sir Tom Finney dies: Book of condolence opens at Preston Town Hall & Harris Museum

The Book of Condolence at the Town Hall A book of condolence has been opened at Preston’s Town Hall and Harris Museum. The city council are currently discussing with the Finney family whether there will be a civic […]

10 years ago
Sir Tom Finney dies: Preston City Council to open book of condolence

Sir Tom is front left, in the 1940-41 wartime PNE team A book of condolence to Sir Tom Finney is to be opened at the Town Hall. Prestonians will be invited to come and write their tributes and memories of one […]

10 years ago
Consultation on Winckley Square restoration plan formally opens

Winckley Square is a haven for office workers during the summer lunchtimes Consultation on a heritage plan for Winckley Square ahead of a ÂŁ1 million lottery bid has begun. The city council officially opened its consultation today on the Winckley Square conservation […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Plan to tidy up Winckley Square up for consultation

The council wants to see Winckley Square smartened up Restricting estate agent boards, bringing vacant buildings back into use and tidying up shop fronts are some of the key priorities of a plan for Winckley Square. Council heritage and […]

10 years ago
Video: Preston features in London “brain drain” report

Channel 4 reporter on Friargate Preston was the centre of a Channel 4 news report on a study which showed young people are migrating to London. The video report features interviews with the city council […]

10 years ago
GuildMoney credit union to be bankrolled by Preston City Council

A Preston credit union is set to be bank rolled by the city council. Blackpool Fylde and Wyre Credit Union have been invited to expand their services into Preston, potentially […]

10 years ago
Funding boost for four Preston parks

haslam park Four Preston parks will see thousands of pounds worth of improvements in the coming year. ÂŁ183,000 has been secured by Preston City Council to improve play areas, ponds and paths […]

10 years ago
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