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Complaints about listed marker stone painted outside Harris Park

Grade II listed marker stone outside Harris Park. There have been complaints about the Grade II listed marker stone outside Harris Park, Garstang Road being painted white. Residents have complained that the milestone was painted white ‘obliterating the […]

2 weeks ago
Harris Park campaign group apply for right of way access

The former orphanage became the Harris Knowledge Park when owned by the University of Central Lancashire Pic: Tony Worrall Campaigners wanting to preserve the former Harris Park orphanage building and site have applied for public right of way. The right of way application comes as Booths chairman Edwin Booth […]

7 months ago
Harris Park housing plans blocked by Preston City Council as campaigners declare victory

Harris Park, the former orphanage, stands off Garstang Road in Fulwood Pic: Tony Worrall Campaigners battling to stop homes being built within the grounds of Fulwood’s former orphanage at Harris Park have been victorious. Preston City Council’s planning committee voted to reject the proposals […]

10 months ago
Harris Park orphanage housing scheme expected to be rejected

The former orphanage became the Harris Knowledge Park when owned by the University of Central Lancashire Pic: Tony Worrall A multi-millionaire’s proposals to build a housing development in the grounds of a grade-II listed former orphanage and gardens in Fulwood looks set to be thrown out. Yousuf Bhailok had […]

10 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Revised planning application submitted for Harris Park housing development in Fulwood

The former orphanage buildings are now in private ownership Pic: Tony Worrall Plans for Harris Park housing development have been revised after a Fulwood group attempted to stop the building on the grounds of a former orphanage. The plans have been resubmitted […]

10 months ago
Meet the former Harris Park governor who installed the Fulwood war memorial

Fulwood's war memorial on Remembrance Sunday Pic: Blog Preston The war memorial within the Harris Park site was paid for and arranged by the ‘old boys and girls of the orphanage’. Before becoming private housing the site was originally […]

10 months ago
Campaign launches to block Harris Park homes development in Fulwood

The former Harris Orphanage on the Harris Knowledge Park Campaigners are gearing up for a fight to stop a proposed housing development in the grounds of a former orphanage. As reported on Blog Preston, Yousuf Bhailok has tabled plans […]

1 year ago
Harris Park orphanage site is up for sale

The former Harris Orphanage on the Harris Knowledge Park The former Harris Orphanage on the Harris Knowledge Park Pic: Tony Worrall A former Grade II listed orphanage and university site has been put on the market – with a […]

3 years ago
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