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How will 5,300 homes be built in North West Preston?

Some scenes in the masterplan of what green spaces would be provided alongside the homes A Garden City is due to join up in the North West corner of Preston, but how will it look? More than 5,000 new homes are due to be built […]

5 years ago
Pope Lane roundabout works begin to convert it to crossroads

Approach to the Pope Lane roundabout Pic: Google Work begins on Monday at a major roundabout on the outskirts of Preston. The Pope Lane roundabout, where it joins Golden Way and Penwortham Way, on the A582 is being […]

5 years ago
Park Hotel to return as luxury hotel with new footbridge also planned

The Park Hotel stands overlooking Miller Park Pic: Tony Worrall A hotel overlooking the beauty of Avenham and Miller Parks is to be brought back into use. Park Hotel, which is owned by Lancashire County Council, is seeing plans drawn […]

5 years ago
Preston Western Distributor plans move to next stage for major new road

Route of the Preston Western Distributor The route of a major new road to the west of Preston has been confirmed, as plans are officially lodged by Lancashire County Council. Preston’s Western Distributor, linking the M55 […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Is Fulwood being killed by concrete? This sign claims it is

RIP Fulwood? One man thinks so Pic: Paul Iddon A gravestone stained with blood still sits opposite a busy road in Fulwood. One resident riled by proposed building planned for the area has taken action. ‘RIP Fulwood. Killed by […]

6 years ago
New Hall Lane facelift works have start date confirmed

New Hall Lane’s facelift is due to begin from late April as part of a £1m scheme. New pedestrian crossings are to be introduced and Lancashire County Council is promising […]

6 years ago
Flensburg Way roundabout closures as dual carriageway work continues

The tank roundabout Road closures at a major roundabout to the south of Preston are to take place throughout April. Flensburg Way, the B5253, is to see sections of it shut as work […]

6 years ago
Preston Markets: Updated cinema plan unveiled in £50m boost for city

New artist impressions showing how the cinema may look A multi-million scheme for Preston Markets is no April Fool as the latest plans have been revealed. An 11 screen cinema, seven restaurants and a new multi-storey car park are […]

6 years ago
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