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Progress being made with plans for Cottam railway station

Fylde railway line viewed from Sidgreaves Lane Pic: Google Maps Plans for a new railway station at Cottam in Preston have taken a step forwards after county councillors approved the use of powers to acquire land and build an access […]

6 months ago
Funding secured for new parkway rail station at Cottam

Fylde railway line viewed from Sidgreaves Lane Pic: Google Maps The Preston area is set to receive £40m in funding to improve transport infrastructure, including the creation of a new parkway rail station at Cottam. The money granted from the […]

1 year ago
In pictures: How this £182m transport funding bid could transform Preston

Old Tram Bridge - before and after the plans A bid for up to £182m funding has been made to transform transport infrastructure in and around the Preston area.  If granted, the money would be used to improve journeys […]

1 year ago
New railway station for Cottam moves a step closer

Rail lines between Preston and East Lancs, as well as the city and Blackpool would see upgrades Pic: Ian Simpson Rail lines between Preston and East Lancs, as well as the city and Blackpool would see upgrades Pic: Ian Simpson Proposals for a new railway station at Cottam have moved […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Local Plan: Council urged to accept amended Garden City masterplan

Some scenes in the masterplan of what green spaces would be provided alongside the homes A masterplan for how Preston can build thousands of new homes is one step away from being given the green light. Councillors will meet on Thursday to discuss whether to […]

6 years ago
Preston Western Distributor: Official route confirmed as work starts on planning application

The proposed route of the Western Distributor and Link Roads The route of a new £110 million road in the west of the city has been confirmed. Lancashire County Council have now marked the route of the Preston Western Distributor […]

7 years ago
Preston Western Distributor: Major new road for city moving to next stage

The proposed route of the Western Distributor and Link Roads A major new road to the west of Preston is moving forward as Lancashire County Council prepare to confirm and begin buying up its route. The Preston Western Distributor would […]

7 years ago
Location of new train station for the west of Preston

The new station, marked by a red box, is at the point where the new road would cross the rail line The location of a proposed new station to serve the west of the city has been shown on council documents. Cottam Parkway is part of the Preston Local Plan which […]

7 years ago
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