Extension plans for Barton Manor Hotel approved

What the development will look like. A planning application to expand the Barton Manor Hotel, Garstang Road has been approved. Plans include adding a front extension to the former Barton Grange Hotel. The development would follow […]

9 months ago
Plans to turn former Fulwood car garage into SPAR store up for approval

Sharoe Green car garage to be turned into convenience store. Pic: Google A planning application to turn Sharoe Green car garage into a Spar store is due to be approved this week. The plans include the demolition of the existing building and […]

10 months ago
Former Baffito’s restaurant pulled down to make way for care home

Baffito's rear Pic: Tony Worrall Today (Thursday, 17 June) the former Baffito’s restaurant has been pulled down six months after plans were approved for the site to become a care home. The home is designed […]

11 months ago
Fulwood Central retail park expansion approved including container park and gym

Artist impression of what the expansion will look like. Plans to further extend Fulwood Central Retail park have now been approved. The expansion will involve a gym, leisure centre and more retail spaces in place of offices adjacent to Fulwood Central. […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Plans for the former Sharoe Green House neuro-rehabilitation centre to be converted into education centre

Planning application for former Sharoe Green neuro-rehabilitation centre. Pic: Blog Preston The former Sharoe Green House neuro-rehabilitation centre, which was turned into a community centre in 2015, has seen a further planning application submitted. The community centre is subject to a […]

2 years ago
Victorian Society opposes demolition of St Joseph’s Orphanage

St Joseph's Orphanage, Preston is set for demolition. The Victorian Society has said the planned demolition of Grade II listed St Joseph’s Orphanage would be a tragedy for Preston’s heritage. The proposals for the site include the demolition […]

2 years ago
Road closure as market demolition moves to next phase

The former Indoor Market building and car park are cordoned off while demolition work continues Pic: Blog Preston Part of Ringway will be closed from Monday July 22 as the ramp leading to the old Market Car Park is removed. Preston City Council says the demolition of the […]

3 years ago
Landmark demolished in Friargate regeneration project

A Preston landmark is set to be demolished, as part of the £18 million regeneration project which has begun on Friargate. Former Bambers furniture shop is one of many businesses […]

7 years ago
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