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Preston man launches free service to help city’s residents identify pollution hotspots

Andy Slater A Preston man has used his extra spare time from the coronavirus lockdown to launch a new service aimed at identifying pollution hotspots in the city. Andy Slater, who studied […]

1 year ago
Criminal Damage at Barclays in Preston after Greenpeace Climate exhibition

Pop-up exhibition blocks Barclays Bank in Manchester. Police were called to Barclays in Preston on Monday after reports of criminal damage as part of a national climate change protest. Greenpeace activists sealed the doors of the bank […]

1 year ago
UCLan is among the greenest universities according to new league tables

Green-success-at-UCLan UCLan’s green credentials have once again been recognised in a national league table, scoring in the top third of the latest People and Planet Green League. Read more: Lancashire Business […]

1 year ago
Electric vehicle charge network is now live with 12 points across Preston

Drivers of electric vehicles can now find a place to park and plug-in when visiting most of Lancashire’s town centres thanks to a project to install 150 on-street charging points. […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Community Gateway plants 100 trees for tenants across Preston

Community Gateway has planted 100 trees for social housing tenants in Preston as part of National Tree Week. The housing association will continue to maintain the trees free of charge […]

2 years ago
Preston Environmental Forum ask for Plant Donations

Preston Environmental Forum (PEF) is gearing up for spring and planning lots exciting environmental projects for the coming year. One of the Forum’s main projects is the Corn Exchange beds in the city centre. […]

7 years ago
New community cafe hopes for a greener future

Newly-opened vegetarian co-operative cafe Beautiful Planet hopes to bring the community together to make a greener future for the area. It took three months of hard work from manager Brett […]

10 years ago
Preston’s parks celebrating National Tree Week

Ashton Park Rangers led a guided walk through the park in celebration of National Tree Week. Mike Ashmore and Steve Smith had originally planned to hold a community tree planting […]

11 years ago
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