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Help shape summer fun for Preston’s children with special needs

Disabled child in a wheelchair Pic: falco from Pixabay Preston parents and carers are being asked to complete a short survey about a service for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).  The survey will […]

1 day ago
County Council hands over responsibility for stairlifts to Preston City Council

Preston City Council will organise a contract for stairlifts and other lifting equipment. Preston City Council will be undertaking a new contract to organise stairlifts and other lifting equipment through the Disabled Facilities Grant. The council says it is hoping to absorb the impact […]

2 days ago
Recycling centre restrictions eased in Preston as lockdown continues to lift

Recycling centres are being prepared for further easing of restrictions. Restrictions on how people visit recycling centres across the county are due to be partially lifted from next week. People will be able to visit in their car without first […]

4 days ago
New temporary road closures in Preston to aid social distancing

Further changes to roads in Preston are set to help social distancing. The changes aim to encourage people to walk and cycle for regular journeys as lockdown restrictions are eased, […]

7 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston schools to benefit from funding boost by Lancashire County Council

Pupils in certain year groups had been due to return to school on June 1 Pic: Pixabay Lancashire County Council has welcomed news that schools in Preston and across the county will receive extra funding to help pupils catch up on teaching missed during the coronavirus lockdown. […]

2 weeks ago
Broughton family forced to live in hotel after homes damaged by flood water

Fire crews at Garstang Road to help residents. Homeowners in Garstang Road are having to live in a hotel after their homes were devastated by flood water during last week’s storms. Patrica Carter has contacted Lancashire County Council […]

2 weeks ago
Preston flying the flag for Armed Forces Week

Armed Forces Day flag A special flag is flying over Preston ahead of Armed Forces Day on Saturday (27 June). The flag has been raised today (Monday 22 June) by Lancashire County Council, to […]

2 weeks ago
Bus routes between Preston and Buckshaw Village, Ribble Valley and Ormskirk receive a boost

Preston Bus Station's car park has now reopened Pic: Tony Worrall Buses in Preston and South Ribble will be getting a boost in July thanks to an extra £750,000 being invested by Lancashire County Council. A number of improvements will be […]

2 weeks ago
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