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Planning round-up: 11th October – 18th October

Weekly round-up of planning application decisions in Preston, Lancashire. Decisions were made on 17 applications in the week from 11th October 2009 to 18th October 2009.

11 years ago
Former council leader made Honorary Alderman of Preston

The title of Honorary Alderman has been awarded to former Councillor Harold Parker. Parker resigned from representing the Fishwick ward in August 2009, triggering a by-election, and has now retired […]

11 years ago
Preston dock crane driver Richard Taylor

After the posting of photos and videos of Preston Docks on the web, I wanted to speak to someone who had worked there during its heyday – and one man […]

11 years ago
St Joseph’s Orphanage

Down Theatre Street in Preston (near the Post Office) is the former St Joseph’s Orphanage or Mount Street Hospital as it became know.

11 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Free cycle rides around Preston

Cycling enthusiasts will be able take their bikes out on routes in and around Preston this autumn thanks to Skyrides.

11 years ago
Glimpse of Preston’s old docks

Photos and videos posted on the web have revealed what Preston’s old working docks were like in their heyday.

11 years ago
Beer Festival back at The Continental

The New Continental’s Beer Festival returns from Thursday 15th October 2009 with over 80 ales.

11 years ago
Preston planning applications online

Preston City Council has made all planning applications, dating back to 1974, available online.

11 years ago
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