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The Preston Docks of the future: Students unveil their big ideas for the Docklands

A student with the scale model of Preston Docks An underwater casino, a sustainable fish farm and a tree top walk are just some of the ideas for Preston’s Docklands put forward by students at UCLan. Architecture students have […]

11 years ago
Your views: Reaction on the decision to demolish Preston Bus Station

bus station view As Preston City Council’s cabinet voted to demolish the iconic bus station, barring a private sector backer being found, readers took to social media to let their views be known. […]

11 years ago
Preston councillors vote for bus station demolition

preston bus station Preston City Council’s cabinet has recommended the bus station be demolished unless private investment can be found. The council, led by Peter Rankin, debated the issue at cabinet but agreed […]

11 years ago
Preston City Centre Development Report Meeting 17 December: the final word on the Bus Station?

A very big day for Preston Council The City Centre Development Report to the Cabinet Meeting due to be held on 17 December is a big read but reveals some […]

11 years ago
Preston’s iconic bus station, brutal or beautiful? – video

Preston Bus Station on Channel 4 News Further national interest in the impending decision whether to save or demolish Preston Bus Station and Car Park. The building requires millions of […]

11 years ago
Preston’s wind turbine plans attracts interest from European firms

Wind turbines could become a feature of the Docklands landscape A plan to put up a wind turbine in Preston’s Docklands has attracted interest from 105 companies across the UK and Europe. A statement released by Preston City Council showed […]

11 years ago
Preston’s Cenotaph to be restored after successful funding bid for £835,600

A view of the Cenotaph and the Flag Market Preston’s Cenotaph will receive over £800,000 of funding to prepare for the centenary of First World War. The money will go towards a restoration of an original design to include […]

11 years ago
Plans for 125 new homes in Fulwood set to be rejected by city planning chiefs due to transport congestion fears

lightfoot lane A development which would see 125 new homes built on Northern edge of Preston is set to be blocked by planning chiefs on Monday. The 4.5 hectare site off Lightfoot […]

11 years ago
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