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Preston Guide secures extra funding from the city council

Latest edition of the Preston Guide A Preston listings and arts magazine has been given a financial lifeline. Preston City Council have given an additional £2,000 to the Preston Guide to help it keep publishing. Part […]

7 years ago
Preston budget: Councillors to meet to discuss Preston council tax increase and cutbacks

Preston’s councillors will meet on Thursday to discuss a proposed rise in council tax. The Labour administration, led by councillor Peter Rankin, are proposing a 1.99 per cent rise in […]

7 years ago
Video: Preston features in London “brain drain” report

Channel 4 reporter on Friargate Preston was the centre of a Channel 4 news report on a study which showed young people are migrating to London. The video report features interviews with the city council […]

7 years ago
Pay to rise for council leader and all councillors at Preston City Council

The leader of Preston City Council could see his pay rise by nearly 16%. An independent panel has recommended Peter Rankin should see his pay rise from £8,844 to £10,256. […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Bus Station: City centre plans hint Preston City Council might be ready to invest

bus station inside A draft strategy for the centre of Preston has hinted the city council will support splashing the cash on the Bus Station. Since the building achieved grade II listing in […]

8 years ago
Preston arts and entertainment listings guide The Two Hats faces uncertain future

The Two Hats publishes the Preston Guide A Preston listings guide has returned with its latest edition but says it may be one of the last. The Two Hats, which provides a two-month long guide called The […]

8 years ago
Preston Bus Station: Preston council leader and Save the Bus Station campaigner spar on Radio Lancs

preston bus station The future of Preston’s Bus Station has been debated on BBC Radio Lancashire following the announcement of its listed status. Leader of Preston City Council Peter Rankin and Save the […]

8 years ago
Meet Preston’s councillors: Peter Rankin representing Tulketh

peter rankin Here’s our latest post in the series looking at getting to know the city’s councillors: Name? Peter Rankin Age? 62 Which ward do you represent? Tulketh How long have you […]

8 years ago
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