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Preston Guild Hall to see council fund new paving along front of building

The report points to the usage of the front of the building for live TV broadcasts as placing extra strain on the pavement Pic: Tony Worrall Simon Rigby’s stalled renovation of the front of Preston Guild Hall now looks set to land Preston City Council with a new bill. Lancashire County Council undertook major roadworks down […]

1 week ago
Old Tram Bridge ownership debate has been settled

The Old Tram Bridge spans the River Ribble at Avenham Park Pic: Stephen Melling Old Tram Bridge remains closed to the public after being classified as unsafe. It has now emerged that Lancashire County Council claim Preston City Council have ownership of the bridge. […]

1 week ago
Warning as dodgy door-to-door sellers operating in Samlesbury

Tea towels are among the items being offered for sale but Trading Standards say they are poor quality Households in Samlesbury are being warned about doorstep sellers. Underhand sales tactics are being used according to Trading Standards. Lancashire County Council has issued the warning after reports of door-to-door […]

2 weeks ago
The first stage of the bus station public space is now open for use

The first phase of the Bus Station’s public space is now open to the public. The area on the western edge opened this week as part of Lancashire County Council’s […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Petition starts against closure of Liverpool Road slip road in Penwortham

The slip road from Liverpool Road A Penwortham resident has started a campaign against proposals to shut a slip road heading into Preston. Lancashire County Council says it wants to close off the slip road at […]

2 months ago
Old Tram Bridge ‘worse than first thought’ but councillors vow to fix it

The Old Tram Bridge across the River Ribble is in much worse condition than first thought – but councillors have vowed to work together to find a way to reopen […]

2 months ago
Broughton crossroads roadworks to go on a week longer than planned

Ongoing roadworks in Broughton as part of the new look road scheme Pic: Blog Preston Roadworks on the Broughton crossroads are to run a week later than planned. Lancashire County Council has also confirmed it is going to close Whittingham Lane for resurfacing for a […]

2 months ago
How many potholes have been repaired in Preston and South Ribble this year

A pothole on Preston's roads Nearly 1,000 potholes have been repaired so far this year in Preston. The figures have been released by Lancashire County Council as they launch a new system to report holes […]

2 months ago
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