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Preston transport projects could be fast-tracked thanks to new funding bid

A582 Three Preston and South Ribble transport projects have been highlighted in a bid for extra funding. Lancashire County Council has put forward a number of projects that could be delivered […]

17 hours ago
More libraries ready to re-open in Preston and South Ribble

lancashire-libraries-archives-museums-to-close Lancashire County Council will be reopening three additional libraries in Preston and South Ribble on Wednesday 19 August, but people will still need to book an appointment before visiting. The […]

2 days ago
Preston firms to be helped by business resurgence programme

Lynn Sedgwick, Managing Director of Clayton Legal Local businesses in Preston will be helped by a business scale-up resurgence plan funded by Lancashire County Council. 21 of Lancashire’s most ambitious firms who employ almost 450 staff between […]

5 days ago
Prestonians urged to help with Covid-19 test and trace programme

The drive-through coronavirus testing facility at Preston's College Pic: StePNE A recruitment drive is underway across Preston by Lancashire County Council for the Covid-19 test and trace programme. LCC is looking for Community Swabbers to carry out the tests, and […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Winckley Square pop-up cycle lane to be removed

The temporary cycle lane in Winckley Square The pop-up cycle lane in Winckley Square is set to be removed, following a reduction in traffic in the area. In June, Lancashire County Council created the pop-up cycle lane as […]

1 week ago
Home library service resumes across Preston

June Dearden People who have benefited from Lancashire County Council’s Home Library Service have said it is “marvellous” the service has resumed. The service is available to those across Preston and the […]

1 week ago
Ashton-on-Ribble residents plagued by road racers say its been ‘worse in lockdown’

Car Meet Residents near Preston Docks in Ashton-on-Ribble say they are being plagued by car enthusiasts using the area as a ‘drag strip’. Complaints about loud music and revving engines on modified […]

2 weeks ago
What could the Lancashire bid to be UK City of Culture 2025 bring to Preston?

Organisations around Lancashire are teaming up to put the county up for the UK City of Culture 2025, but what could the bid bring to Preston? Lancashire is up against […]

2 weeks ago
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