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These are the tier-three restrictions for Preston, South Ribble and Lancashire

Student with face-mask on. Pic: Alexandra_Koch Preston is facing a second change to coronavirus restrictions in the space of a few days. The city has been upgraded to tier-three restrictions by the government in the new […]

1 week ago
More restrictions highly likely – the ‘stark truth’ according to Lancashire leader

Councillor Geoff Driver Pic: Lancashire County Council The leader of Lancashire County Council is warning that it’s “highly likely” Lancashire will see further Covid-19 restrictions. Councillor Geoff Driver said the high infection rates in the county meant an […]

2 weeks ago
Where in Preston Covid-19 cases have doubled, as Lancashire leaders speak out against government plans

Screenshot of Covid-19 case data map 1 to 7 October In the week 1 October to 7 October some areas in and around Preston have seen the number of Covid-19 positive cases double or even quadruple. According to government data, cases […]

2 weeks ago
Lancashire Archives in Preston city centre has reopened to visitors

Inside the Archives on Bow Lane Lancashire Archives has reopened to the public this week, giving people direct access to a range of valuable services and information once again. Visitors were welcomed back during Tuesday (6 […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Three temporary road closures for social distancing in Preston to be scrapped

Fishwick Parade was one of the roads to see a section shut for a temporary road closure Pic: Google Lancashire County Council is removing three temporary road closures following a review of their use. Sixteen pop–up cycle lanes and road closures were introduced this summer across Lancashire as an […]

3 weeks ago
Resurfacing work continues on Fulwood side road

Kings Drive closed for resurfacing during Monday (5 October) Pic: Blog Preston Resurfacing work is continuing during Tuesday on a cut-through road in Fulwood. Kings Drive, which runs between Garstang Road and Black Bull Lane, Fulwood, has been shut for roadworks since […]

3 weeks ago
Preston streets set to be improved for visually impaired people

An empty Fishergate in Preston during the coronavirus pandemic Pic: Tony Worrall A new charter to improve access to Preston’s streets for visually impaired people is being trialled in the city. The Lancashire Street Charter for Preston City was approved by Lancashire […]

3 weeks ago
Preston’s coronavirus cases spike as health chiefs issue stark warning

Covid-19 street closures in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus cases are continuing to spike with one of the largest daily rises in recent weeks. 69 positive tests were returned for Covid-19 in the city council boundary area. […]

3 weeks ago
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