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Fulwood secondary school set to increase capacity with expanded facilities

Archbishop Temple Church of England High School A Preston secondary school that is set to increase the number of pupils it admits has been given the go-ahead to expand its facilities – including by creating an outdoor […]

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Dozens of bungalows and care home planned for Grimsargh

Preston Road proposed bungalow site and property styles Dozens of bungalows and a purpose-built care home could be on the way to a Preston village. Developer Applethwaite Limited has submitted plans for a new estate off Preston Road […]

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Major Ashton-on-Ribble junction set for traffic light works disruption

The Pedders Lane junction is due for a traffic light upgrade Pic: Google A major city junction near Preston Docks is set for up to eight weeks of disruption. Lancashire County Council is undertaking traffic light replacements at the Riversway and Pedders Lane […]

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Corporation Street bus gate branded ‘absolute farce’ and ‘should be reversed’

The very manual version of the bus gate during Friday 31 May Pic: Blog Preston A call for the ‘ill-thought-out’ Corporation Street bus lane to be scrapped has been made. County councillor Yousuf Motala, who represents the Preston City Division on the county council, has […]

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Fuel spillage shuts Leyland Way near M6 northbound entry

Pic: Lancs Road Police (X) Lancashire Police are asking drivers to avoid Leyland Way towards junction 28 on the M6. The northbound entry slip road is closed. They are dealing with a spillage on the […]

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Eleven Preston and South Ribble shops tested in illegal vape sales crackdown

Eleven premises across Preston and South Ribble were tested on underage sales of alcohol and vapes. On Friday a test purchasing operation was conducted by Preston’s Neighbourhood Policing team and […]

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Revamp of Leyland Road in Penwortham would see residents unable to park outside their home

Leyland Road bus stop lay-by Residents have blasted plans to revamp a busy street in Penwortham – warning that the changes will worsen speeding and could put children at risk while waiting to catch the […]

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Preston Bus press ahead with evening service cutbacks

A Preston Bus service heading down Lancaster Road Pic: Carl Stein A reduction in the evening services on four city bus routes is set to come into action from later this month. Preston Bus is withdrawing a raft of evening journeys […]

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