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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 […]

3 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 […]

3 years ago
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 […]

4 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 […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Flensburg Way roundabout closures as dual carriageway work continues

Work on the A582 is part of a plan to blow congestion away on the route into Preston 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 […]

4 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 […]

4 years ago
Penwortham bypass: Amended route due to be adopted after roundabout concerns raised

The amended route for the Penwortham Bypass A roundabout as part of the Penwortham bypass is now unlikely to happen. The long-mooted link from the A59 at Howick to the Broad Oak roundabout on the A582 has […]

4 years ago
Penwortham roadworks finish as Golden Way to Cop Lane is now dual carriageway

The Penwortham roadworks are to see Golden Way closed overnight Roadworks which have lasted nearly 18 months in Penwortham have now finished as the latest section of A582 dual carriageway opens. Work to turn Golden Way from Cop Lane to […]

4 years ago
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