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Lancashire County Council announce council tax rise and set new budget

County Hall in Fishergate Pic: Tony Worrall Lancashire County Council have announced that council tax will increase by 3.99% to fund an extra £17million to be spent on roads, flood defences and walking and cycling schemes by […]

4 months ago
Preston local elections 2019: See what each party wants to achieve

Counting at the Guild Hall for local election 2014 A knock at the door on a Saturday afternoon, it’s not the latest delivery from ASOS but someone wanting your vote. Local elections are in full swing for Preston City […]

2 years ago
Preston local election 2019 candidates confirmed

Counting in Cadley ward in the 2018 local elections Preston goes to the polls in an all-out local election during May. All seats are up for election in the first vote since new boundaries came into force across the […]

2 years ago
Tory councillor resigns in Preston and becomes an Independent Conservative

Councillor Lona Smith Councillor Lona Smith A Conservative councillor in Preston has resigned from her party. Councillor Lona Smith, who represents the Preston Rural North ward, has given notice to the city’s Tory […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Labour turns two parts of Fulwood red with local election wins

Freddie Bailey is a new councillor for College ward Freddie Bailey is a new councillor for College ward Preston remained in the red on election night with the Labour party increasing their majority hold in the city after gaining […]

3 years ago
Preston local elections 2018: full candidate list confirmed

Election counters awaiting starters orders in Preston Election counters awaiting starters orders in Preston Preston’s final elections under the current ward boundaries take place in May. Confirmation on who wants your vote in each ward has been […]

3 years ago
General election 2017 results in South Ribble

Seema Kennedy congratulates supporters Pic: South Ribble Borough Council Seema Kennedy congratulates supporters Pic: South Ribble Borough Council South Ribble has elected its new MP and it is Seema Kennedy returning. Conservatives hold the seat and have a majority of […]

4 years ago
What the Lancashire County Council election result means for Preston

There is a big political difference between one end of Fishergate and the other Pic: Tony Worrall There is a big political difference between one end of Fishergate and the other Pic: Tony Worrall Preston has remained predominantly red following the latest round of local elections – […]

4 years ago
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