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Virgin Media stump up to help Preston City Council crackdown on graffiti

Cleaning up: Virgin Media is helping to remove graffiti Virgin Media have agreed to contribute towards the cost of cleaning up graffiti on street cabinets. The broadband company will pay £2,500 a year to Preston City Council to paint over graffiti on cabinets […]

11 years ago
The Thin Green Line: Councillors set to reject three housing developments for the North of Preston

Traffic at the Broughton roundabout is often backed up due to congestion on the A6 The battle lines between housing developers, communities and politicians look set to intensify this month as three big planning applications face rejection. Proposals for just over 700 new homes in […]

11 years ago
Preston Bus Station: Councillors nod through rejection of Simon Rigby bid

bus station view The future of Preston Bus Station still hangs on a knife-edge after councillors voted to reject a bid to keep it from local businessmen. Simon Rigby’s offer to buy the […]

11 years ago
Council Tax bills arrive in Preston

Council tax bills for the 2013/14 tax year have been dropping through Preston letterboxes this week. Although it is never good to receive demands for money this year there is […]

11 years ago
Preston Bus Station: Councillors recommended to reject Simon Rigby offer

The city council look set to reject an offer from a consortium of local businessmen led by Simon Rigby to buy and redevelop the Bus Station. Papers submitted to the […]

11 years ago
Plans to revitalise gateways into Preston on show

Plans to revitalise gateways into Preston are to be revealed to the Preston public in a former shop at the Fishergate Centre. In a change to the previously announced public […]

11 years ago
Test your fitness at Bleep Test Event

The Fulwood Leisure Centre in Preston is running a bleep test from 11.00am. Only 15 places will be available for this session so try booking early. If it is too […]

11 years ago
Cultural Festival vision for city following Guild legacy

Preston City Council hope to follow up the success of last years Preston Guild with a new ‘weekend cultural festival.’ Yet to be agreed, the new event could see the […]

11 years ago
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