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Lancashire County Council confirm council tax increase and budget plans for 2022

County Hall in Fishergate Pic: Tony Worrall Lancashire County Council has this week set a £5 million levelling up fund to improve services across the county. The approved package of measures aims to improve roads, libraries, support […]

4 months ago
Harris Museum sees £450k investment from national grant-makers

Two national foundations have invested £450,000 into The Harris to help fund an ongoing refurb project. Provided by The Weston Foundation and the Wolfson Foundation, two grants will build on […]

5 months ago
Leyland residents invited to share views on £25 million Town Deal project

Leyland residents can share their views on the Town Deal project at a public consultation next week. The consultation will take place on Thursday 25 November at the British Commercial […]

7 months ago
Preston residents can access full-fibre broadband following £90m digital investment

The scheme upgrades existing broadband connections Pic: Sean McEntee A new £90m infrastructure investment will see Preston residents gain access to full-fibre internet. On 8 September, full-fibre giants CityFibre and internet provider Yayzi announced a digital infrastructure agreement offering […]

10 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement St George’s Shopping Centre saved as new owner promises ‘significant investment’

Lune Street entrance to St George's Shopping Centre is seeing major work Pic: Blog Preston A huge shopping centre in Preston has been acquired out of administration. The new owner has promised ‘significant investment’ into the Fishergate site. The city’s St George’s Shopping Centre has […]

10 months ago
South Ribble Council begins work on Leyland’s Strawberry Valley Park

South Ribble Council has today started work to transform Strawberry Valley Park on Leyland’s Bent Lane. The works will take six-to-eight weeks to complete and will see the land layered […]

11 months ago
Investment to support infection control measures in care homes across Preston and Lancashire announced

A further significant investment has been announced to support infection control measures and testing in care homes, supported accommodation, and home care services in Lancashire. The measures have been put […]

11 months ago
Garstang entrepreneur receives publicity boost from former Dragon

Jen and her daughter A Garstang‐based children’s board game business has received a boost in publicity from Retail Entrepreneur Theo Paphitis. Jen Shillitoe, founder of Little Acorn Games, tweeted Theo about her business during Small Business Sunday (SBS) and was one […]

2 years ago
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