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

Changing face of Friargate: Hundreds of new student flats and new shops plan for city street

The artists impression shows the student halls and potential retail units superimposed on to Friargate This is how the corner of Friargate and Great Shaw Street could look if a new block of student flats gets the go ahead. Portergate Properties have put forward plans […]

9 years ago
Nearly 100 new homes could be built at Cottam Hall as ‘masterplan’ continues

Plans to build nearly 100 new homes on greenfield land in Cottam have been tabled. Developers Barratt Homes want to turn nearly three hectares of land into homes at the […]

9 years ago
Preston road junction rebuilt

Road improvements at the junction of Powis Road with Tulketh Road and Egerton Road have been completed. The three road junction in Ashton-on-Ribble,Ā said be an accident black-spot, has hadĀ residents worried […]

9 years ago
Fishergate changes: High Street shop to become information centre

An artists impression of how Fishergate could look in the future A high street shop will be turned into an information centre about proposed changes to Fishergate. The go ahead has been given for a multi-million pound scheme to revamp the […]

9 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Lib Dem Cllr criticises West Coast Main Line franchise fiasco

Grand Central train on the North East route West Coast Main Line franchise fiasco affects Development in Preston. The House of Commons Public Accounts Committee warned that the West Coast Main Line franchise ‘mess up’ is likely to […]

9 years ago
Forgotten Spaces: Competition to bring life to Preston’s empty spaces

The competition wants to see new uses suggested for abandoned buildings in the city A competition to suggest uses for Preston’s forgotten spaces launches this week. Designers and architects are invited to submit their ideas for abandoned buildings, dead space under a motorway flyover […]

9 years ago
Deepdale could see twelve new homes built by Community Gateway

An artists impression of how the Peel Hall Street development could look Plans to build 12 new affordable homes on a plot of empty land in the middle of Deepdale have been lodged. Community Gateway have applied for permission to create a […]

9 years ago
County council set to give Fishergate scheme the nod as more details revealed for Ā£3.4m plan

An artists impression of how Fishergate could look in the future A multi-million scheme to completely change the layout of one of Preston’s major shopping routes looks set to be given the nod. The proposals for a Ā£3.4m revamp of Fishergate […]

9 years ago
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