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Preston City Council budget: Where will the axe fall?

The Citizenzone bus has been praised for helping residents Preston City Council is currently consulting on major cutbacks to its services as it seeks to save ÂŁ3.6 million. As council tax goes up, there will also need to be […]

10 years ago
Preston City Council budget: Tax goes up and 80 jobs to go in next three years

Street cleaning, pest control and community support are three areas targeted in the latest round of council cutbacks. Preston City Council has revealed its budget will fall by ÂŁ3.6 million […]

10 years ago
Cost of using the leisure centre in Preston could rise

fulwood leisure centre The cost of going to the gym or having a swim in council-run leisure centres is set to rise. A council report outlines how charges need to rise to reflect […]

10 years ago
New Website for Preston Community Group

Over the past couple of months I have been helping Deepdale and St Georges Community organisation CRaB (which stands for communities, residents and businesses) to set up a new website. The idea behind this new site is to […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Find out how elderly residents can qualify for shopping and home help

As temperatures remain chilly the city council is reminding older residents they can get help to stay warm. Any Preston City Council resident aged 70 or over who owns the […]

10 years ago
‘Garden city’ plan for the North West of Preston is unveiled

Some scenes in the masterplan of what green spaces would be provided alongside the homes The North West edge of Preston could see up to 5,300 homes built in what councillors claim is a new “garden city”. A masterplan which takes in the Broughton, Cottam, […]

10 years ago
West View and Fulwood Leisure Centre gyms closed as improvement work begins

fulwood leisure centre Fulwood Leisure Centre’s first floor gym and squash court is now closed for eight weeks. A new mezzaine floor is being created at the centre to house a new dance […]

10 years ago
Extension application for council wind mast on Preston Dock

Wind turbines could become a feature of the Docklands landscape A council plan to put up an 80m wind turbine in Preston’s Docklands is going back before councillors. Plans were approved in June last year for the mast to be […]

10 years ago
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