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National Lottery bid for £4.5m submitted for Harris Museum redevelopment

A damp view looking up Friargate towards the Harris Museum in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall The ambitious plan to rejuvenate Preston’s Harris Museum, Art Gallery & Library has reached a major milestone. A join team from Preston City Council and Lancashire County Council have submitted a bid […]

7 months ago
Fracking near Preston: UK awaits decision by Lancashire County Council on Preston New Road

Preston will see a further day of anti-fracking protests as the country awaits a decision on whether the controversial process is to be restarted. Councillors are meeting in County Hall […]

6 years ago
Penwortham bypass: Consultation events to take place across the area

The proposed route of the Penwortham bypass Consultation events about the forthcoming Penwortham bypass have been announced. The full plans for the bypass route and the chance to ask questions of highways officers from Lancashire County Council […]

7 years ago
Broughton roundabout roadworks: Faulty road surface means more overnight closures

Traffic at the Broughton roundabout is often backed up due to congestion on the A6 Not content having just finished roadworks at the Broughton roundabout there are now to be overnight closures from resurfacing work. Lancashire County Council has admitted the material supplied for the […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Bus service cuts: Evening and weekend bus services in and around Preston to stay

The Bus Station would have been even quieter at night if proposals had gone ahead The strength of public feeling about potential cuts to rural evening and weekend bus services in and around Preston has forced a council re-think. Lancashire County Council has been forced […]

7 years ago
Jobs cull planned at County Hall could see 2,500 staff leave

Lancashire County Council offices Major cuts at Lancashire County Council could see 2,500 jobs lost from County Hall over the next two years. The county council is one of the major employers in Preston […]

7 years ago
£3.4m plan boosts the economic heart of Preston

  Reported a couple of days ago by Lancashire County Council (LCC), 1st March will see £1.38m of European funding with £2m from Lancashire County Council helping to bring new business to Preston […]

8 years ago
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