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Opinion: The Preston Model is tainted by party politics and set to fail

Town Hall glinting in the sunshine Pic: Tony Worrall This is a guest post by Bill Shannon, former Liberal Democrat Councillor, and Honorary Alderman of the City of Preston. Councillor Matthew Brown has received a lot of publicity for […]

4 months ago
City Council leader responds to criticism of his new book and The Preston Model

Councillor Matthew Brown Leader of Preston City Council,¬†Councillor Matthew Brown, has responded to criticism of his new book Paint Your Town Red. Co-authored by writer and historian Rhian E. Jones, the book tells […]

4 months ago
How Ingol’s social history is being explored

Ingol homes being built Pic: Norman Askew Those who live in Ingol, or have lived in the area, are being asked to share their memories. The part of Preston, which borders Cottam, Ashton-on-Ribble and Lea has a […]

3 years ago
Two more Preston councillors to become honorary aldermen of the city

Jennifer Greenhalgh in the 2011 election results Two former Preston city councillors are to be recognised for their commitment to their local areas. Former Ingol councillor Bill Shannon and former Garrison ward councillor Jennifer Greenhalgh both become […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Two Preston community centres could go into new ownership in Grange and Tanterton

Farringdon Park Community Centre The future of three community centres is up for discussion by Preston City Council’s cabinet on Wednesday. A report outlines how Grange, Tanterton and Farringdon Park community centres are currently […]

8 years ago
Meet Preston’s councillors: Bill Shannon representing Ingol

This is the latest in our series looking at the people who represent us. Name: Bill Shannon Age: 69 Which ward do you represent: Ingol How long have you represented […]

8 years ago
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