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Changes to Preston Bus services due to Friargate North and Ringway scheme

Friargate bus stop Pic: Blog Preston Changes to Preston Bus services in Preston City Centre have come into force as part of the Transforming Friargate North and Ringway scheme. The £14.7m revamp, which started in November […]

2 months ago
Old Tram Bridge set to be included in Preston’s Levelling Up Fund bid

The closed Old Tram Bridge Pic: Ashley Warren Preston Preston City Council is planning to apply to Round 2 of the Levelling Up Fund for investment in parks and active travel infrastructure to support a healthy, liveable and sustainably connected […]

3 months ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week March 19 to 25

Looking down Fishergate on a sunny Preston day Pic: Tony Worrall This week, development and infrastructure progress in Preston switched up a gear after Lancashire County Council released a video of the now complete Penwortham Brow section of the Preston cycle […]

3 months ago
New Friargate dessert restaurant Rocco’s sets April opening date

A new city centre dessert restaurant will create 17 roles for local jobseekers when it opens this April. Roccos-Preston is opening on Friargate at the end of April and will […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston city centre to display Jubilee-themed illuminations this weekend

An array of Jubilee-themed lights and decorations will this weekend illuminate Preston city centre until the end of June. From 25 March, residents will enjoy red, blue and white lighting […]

3 months ago
Friargate tap room planned by Chain House Brewing Company

Chain House Brewing Co A planning application has been submitted for Chain House Brewery Co to open its very own brewery tap room in Preston City Centre. There are plans to change the use […]

4 months ago
Corporation Street roadworks and closures planned as part of Ringway scheme

Lancashire County Council has released the final designs for a scheme to revamp the Friargate and Ringway areas of Preston city centre. The council said the scheme will make the […]

8 months ago
Preston City Council reports ‘potentially damaging’ Sun Hotel fake news post

The Sun Hotel in Friargate has a score of one-star at present Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council yesterday reported a Facebook post claiming that The Sun Hotel had closed due to a ‘Loravirus’ outbreak. The post, made by the page Social Distancing Enforcement England, […]

10 months ago
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