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This category relates to all things to do with redevelopment in Preston.

Work has started on UCLan’s Civic Square and Student Centre

Work to create a new £60 million student centre and civic square has started at UCLan. Developers Bowmer + Kirkland have set to work on the a 7,304 sqm building […]

3 weeks ago
Preston Markets Cinema scheme sees new developers brought in

The cinema complex itself, which will be run by The Light chain A new developer is being brought in to help draw-up scaled-back proposals for a new cinema and restaurants scheme in Preston city centre. Maple Grove Developments, a sub-division of Bamber […]

4 weeks ago
A rent cut and a promise of a warmer winter – what Preston City Council says it will do for market traders

The new entrance to the market at the Orchard Street end Pic: Tony Worrall Market traders have been offered a 30% rent cut in a bid to boost the struggling market hall. In May, traders wrote to Preston City Council to demand a 50% […]

1 month ago
New high-rise Preston city centre flats would tower over Ringway

How the new flats towering at 15-storeys high would look Developers The Heaton Group are planning another high-rise scheme for the city. Land in Pole Street off Ringway and Church Street is being eyed up for an £18million investment. A […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Conference and banqueting suite planned for Ribbleton

198 Miller Road, which was originally a Kwik Save Pic: Cassidy + Ashton A new conference and banqueting suite could be coming to Ribbleton’s Miller Road. A planning application has been lodged by agents Aamir Design Ltd to transform 5,730 sq metres of […]

1 month ago
How this firm is transforming the housing market for hundreds of Preston’s young workers

3 Latham Street - the latest property to be renovated by Luxury House Share In 2015, Blog Preston asked how living with 18 other people sounded. Four years later and the question is: how does living with 43 other people sound? At the heart […]

1 month ago
New hotel for Friargate is given the green light

The Caxton Hotel would be situated in Marsh Lane, just off Friargate A new nine-storey hotel for Friargate has been given the go-ahead. Derelict buildings between Corporation Street and Friargate are to be demolished to make way for The Caxton Hotel. The […]

1 month ago
Three new blocks of flats planned for car park in Avenham

Looking into the courtyard for the new flats Three large-scale apartment blocks could be built on a car park in Preston city centre. A pay and display car park which borders Avenham Street and Syke Street is being […]

2 months ago
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