Preston Council

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Election 2012: Where to vote – all of Preston’s polling stations mapped

Today sees the local elections in Preston, with all wards up for election apart from College, Moor Park and University. You can take a look at your local candidates with […]

12 years ago
‘Open Preston’ project launched to make Preston Council more transparent

A local journalist has started a project designed to make Preston Council more transparent. Daniel Bentley, who is currently studying at the University of Central Lancashire, has created ‘Open Preston‘ […]

12 years ago
Election 2012: All the candidates for Preston City Council mapped

Ballot Box The map below shows all the candidates standing for election for Preston City Council and the wards they are standing in. View Election 2012: Local election candidates standing for Preston […]

12 years ago
Preston Council reminds voters in the run up to election

Ballot Box As the local election on Thursday 3rd May gets nearer, Preston Council have provided some last minute advice to voters who wish to have their say. With just under a […]

12 years ago
Opening times over Easter: Council offices, leisure centres, markets and rubbish collections

The Easter Holidays are nearly upon us and below is information about when council services will be open. The Town Hall will be closed on Good Friday, 6th April and […]

12 years ago
New flyering permits net city council £3,500 windfall

flag market in preston A council permit scheme to cut down flyering in the city centre has raised over ¬£3,500 in the first six months of operation. The scheme, launched in late September last […]

12 years ago
Revealed: Keen gardeners waiting up to ten years for an allotment in Preston

community garden The number of people on Preston‚Äôs allotment waiting list has trebled in the past four years, but the city council have refused to provide more sites. A Freedom of Information […]

12 years ago
City centre trees to be chopped due to CCTV fears

cheapside Work starts today to cut back overgrowing trees in the city centre which are blocking the view of CCTV cameras. The council will pull up a tree on the junction […]

12 years ago
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