Cost of living: 10,700 residents to receive Preston City Council energy rebate

Looking up Friargate in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Over 10,700 Preston residents will receive a council tax energy rebate as part of a city council discretionary fund created to target the cost of living. In a Facebook post, Preston City […]

2 years ago
Preston Post Office to host ‘Stop the Silence’ financial advice pop-up

Two Preston Post Offices will run free pop-up events next week to offer support to residents struggling with their energy bills. British Gas and Post Office will run the ‘Stop the […]

2 years ago
Fuel poverty charity begins work on damp homes in Fishwick

A national fuel poverty charity has started work on Fishwick houses that have suffered from dampness and mould for the last nine years. National Energy Action has launched the project […]

2 years ago
People Power Collective takes to the road

Back in February 2013 we reported that Preston residents were being encouraged to use ‘People Power’ and join a ground breaking collective energy switching scheme that could mean massive reductions […]

10 years ago
Fracking restarts in Lancashire: Will Preston be a ‘Frack Free City’?

The government has recently given the go-ahead for Cuadrilla to continue using the controversial fracking process to exploit underground shale gas in Lancashire. Drilling was suspended following two small earthquakes […]

12 years ago
Council aims to offer residents and firms cheaper energy

In the wake of the news that energy companies are hiking prices, despite wholesale energy being relatively cheap, this message from the council could be very welcome indeed. We have found […]

12 years ago
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