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

Much-delayed plans for A582 could be revived but questions linger

Penwortham Way (A582) Long-stalled plans to turn one of the busiest routes between South Ribble and Preston into a dual carriageway appear to have had new life breathed into them by the cancellation […]

2 months ago
Plans for new housing and protection of green spaces could be shaped in Barton referendum

Barton Village Residents of a village on the outskirts of Preston are being urged to make their voices heard in a vote to be held this winter which will help shape the […]

2 months ago
More than 90 new homes for Longridge but developer must fund school places

Plan for 91 homes at Alston Grange, west of Preston Road at Longridge. Plans for over 90 new homes on land at Longridge have been approved by Ribble Valley Council, pending an agreement for the developer to provide funding towards extra school spaces […]

2 months ago
Star Centre in Ashton-on-Ribble confirmed for demolition

The Star Youth Centre in Ashton Pic: Tony Worrall The centre - which closed in 2019 and stands on the site of the former Tulketh Hall - is due to become a new housing development.

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Affordable housing wrangle over Preston city centre apartments Tithebarn Gateway resolved

A view of the Tithebarn Gateway apartments due to be built in Tithebarn Street Pic: NW Architects Ltd 124 apartments are proposed for land on the corner of Tithebarn Street, Old Vicarage and Bishopgate.

2 months ago
Alston Grange plans for further new homes between Grimsargh and Longridge

The Alston Grange development off Preston Road, Longridge Pic: Blog Preston Plans for more than 90 homes near Longridge in the Ribble Valley will be looked at by borough councillors this week, linked to changes to a previous blueprint. Applicant Adam […]

2 months ago
Shankly Hotel administrators give update on former Post Office building progress

Scaffolding at the Shankly Pic: Tony Worrall Interest has been expressed from potential purchasers of the unfinished Shankly Hotel in Preston city centre – but problems with its “fire strategy” could be putting them off. That is […]

2 months ago
St Bernard’s Hub in Larches brought back into use

The St Bernard's Hub has been constantly targeted and damaged Pic: Preston Police The former community space in Elswick Road had become a hot spot for anti-social behaviour and criminal damage.

2 months ago
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