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Next stage for A582 road widening plans

The tank roundabout The next stage for the A582 road widening plans is underway. The plans would see the A582 between Broad Oak roundabout and Stanifield Lane widened to create a dual carriageway from the […]

14 hours ago
Bus services to north of Preston saved by council

A Stagecoach bus service at the Bus Station Pic: Ian Simpson Lancashire County Council has stepped in to make sure parts of north Preston and some Ribble Valley villages still have access to public transport after their current bus service is […]

2 weeks ago
How these robo-pets are bringing joy to Preston care home residents

Joyce and Arnie share a kiss Robotic pets are being used in three Preston care homes to help tackle loneliness and isolation. The ‘robo-pets’ are the perfect companions for people with dementia as they behave like […]

3 weeks ago
Street light changes leave Winckley Street residents in the dark

Residents in the Winckley Square Conservation Area say they’ve been left in the dark by changes to street lighting. In recent weeks some of the existing traditional-style street lamps have […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Arthur Street car park closes to prepare for new parking charges

Arthur Street car park The Arthur Street car park near County Hall will be closed this weekend for maintenance work.  No parking will be possible on the car park during these two days (Saturday […]

1 month ago
Find out about becoming a foster parent with these Preston drop-in sessions

A foster carer and child Drop-in sessions are being held across Preston to find new foster carers. The informal sessions will take place over the next few weeks as part of Lancashire County Council’s drive […]

2 months ago
Adoption information evening taking place in Preston

Toddler An adoption information evening is taking place to help Prestonians who are thinking about starting or growing their family through adoption. The event, which is being run by Lancashire County Council’s adoption team, […]

2 months ago
School applications are now open for children in Preston

English Martyr's is the first School of Sanctuary Pic: Google School admissions are now open for children starting primary school or moving to high school in September 2020. Lancashire County Council has opened its online application page for children turning […]

2 months ago
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