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This is how Preston may look by the 2019 local elections

Sunset with Preston Town Hall in the foreground Sunset with Preston Town Hall in the foreground Pic: Sonia Bashir Proposals to cut the number of councillors and drop a number of council wards are moving to the next […]

5 years ago
Alternative version of how Preston’s council ward boundaries could look

A stroll in Moor Park Pic: Paul Melling Moor Park would be kept as a ward in councillor Rankin’s proposals Pic: Paul Melling The leader of Preston City Council has tabled his alternative vision for how the city’s political […]

5 years ago
Larches and Moor Park to disappear from Preston’s political map

A mural in Larches Pic: Tony Worrall A mural in Larches Pic: Tony Worrall An extraordinary meeting of councillors is expected to see them vote to get rid of nine of themselves. Preston City Council is to […]

5 years ago
How Preston’s political boundaries could be radically changed

The blue line shows the current split between Preston and Preston North - and the red line shows the new area of the constituency The electoral map of Preston could soon be changing – and become far more politically competitive. Wyre and Preston North is to disappear – currently held by Conservative MP Ben […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ribble Valley MP brands idea to move Fishwick out of Preston as a “glaring anomaly”

The proposition to move Fishwick out of the Preston constituency and into the Ribble Valley is a “glaring anomaly”, according to Ribble Valley MP Nigel Evans. Speaking at today’s Boundary […]

11 years ago
Opinion: The city of Preston could be divided into two halves, say Lib Dems

This is a guest post by Liam Pennington, on behalf of the North West Liberal Democrats. At the beginning of September, the Boundary Commission for England published its proposals to […]

11 years ago
Fishwick would be an “orphan ward” under boundary changes, says Preston MP

Fishwick would become an “orphan ward” under changes proposed to the Preston constituency by the Boundary Commission, according to MP Mark Hendrick. The move, which would see Fishwick become part […]

11 years ago
Preston MP wants debate on boundary changes, calls public meeting this week

Preston’s MP Mark Hendrick will hold a public meeting this Thursday, 20 October, to discuss the Boundary Commission proposal to remove Fishwick from Preston. The meeting will take place at […]

11 years ago
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