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Update given on flood defences at Penwortham caravan park and Golden Way

Environment Agency North West has finished flood defence work at the caravan park in lower Penwortham and installed a path at Golden Way. The work in lower Penwortham and Golden […]

3 days ago
Preston and South Ribble plans within £50m ‘Levelling Up’ bid

Preston and South Ribble have launched bids for the Levelling Up Fund as part of a county council request seeking £50m for ‘exciting projects’. Preston City Council’s bid focuses on two […]

7 days ago
Freddie Flintoff bowled over by Afghan wonder-kid who is turning cricket into his own field of dreams

Adnan playing cricket Pic: Lancashire County Council TV presenter and former international cricketer Freddie Flintoff MBE was amazed when he saw a young teenager in Preston showcasing his cricket skills. A chat with the boy and his […]

1 week ago
St Joseph’s demolition vehicle damages pavements by blocked Preston city centre road

The demolition vehicle on the pavement in Mount Street A vehicle used in the demolition of St Joseph’s Orphanage has mounted pavements and caused damage, according to nearby residents. The vehicle was transported through Avenham and then driven along […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ringway roadworks update given by Lancashire County Council

Major partners in the plans to transform Preston city centre have been given a tour of the project to see how the transformation is going. The £14.7m scheme aims to […]

3 weeks ago
Affordable Warmth Lancashire fund: Energy bills funding help launched

A new scheme to help residents impacted by the cost of living crisis live in warmer homes is being launched. The £1m scheme, the Affordable Warmth Lancashire fund, will be […]

3 weeks ago
Crackdown on illegal taxi bay parking outside Preston Minster

Officers from two councils will issue penalty notices to illegally parked vehicles today in taxi bays at Preston Minster. Civil enforcement officers from Lancashire County Council and Preston City Council […]

4 weeks ago
Preston residents urged to get MMR jabs for children before September

The county council has urged parents to get their children vaccinated for measles, mumps and rubella before the new school year. Lancashire County Council said routine childhood immunisations are the […]

1 month ago
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