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Have your say on planned redevelopment of Friargate South

Aerial view of planned improvements to Friargate South from the Harris to Ringway A public consultation has been launched for the redevelopment of Friargate between the Flag Market and Ringway. Business owners, landlords and the general public are being invited to ‘Have Your […]

4 months ago
Plans submitted for Ashton Park sports hub

Artist's impression of the planned Ashton Park sports hub Pic: Cassidy + Ashton Plans for a £9.7million sports hub, café, football pitches and pedestrian access routes for Ashton Park have been submitted. The application from Eric Wright Construction on behalf of Preston City Council follows […]

4 months ago
Old Tram Bridge campaigners call for progress update on designs for new bridge

The closed Old Tram Bridge Pic: Ashley Warren Preston Campaigners who fought to secure a replacement for Preston’s crumbling Old Tram Bridge are calling for a progress report, as the deadline for delivery of the project moves closer. A […]

7 months ago
Moor Park to see Serpentine Lake upgrade and new pavilion

Serpentine Lake in Moor Park Moor Park could see further improvements as part of proposals to upgrade parks in the city. Preston City Council is currently consulting on what it can do in both Moor […]

9 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Plans to build £9.7m Ashton Park sports hub up for discussion

The proposed masterplan Pic: FWP Limited Plans to build a new sports community hub including a 3G football pitch in Ashton Park will be discussed in a Cabinet meeting today (Wednesday 19 April). The proposal forms […]

1 year ago
£20m Levelling Up cash boost for Preston will include Old Tram Bridge replacement

The Old Tram Bridge The Old Tram Bridge will finally be replaced after Preston City Council landed £20m from the Levelling Up fund. Campaign group Friends of the Old Tramroad Bridge celebrated the news […]

1 year ago
Preston receives £5.2 million funding as part of Levelling Up agenda

Preston skyline with a sprinkling of snow and ice Pic: Mick Gardner Preston City Council’s investment plans for the UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF) have been approved by government. It has been confirmed that the council will receive £5.2m over the next […]

1 year ago
Lancashire County Council respond over government Investment Zone plans

Cllr Phillippa Williamson and Cllr Aidy Riggott on a construction site Pic: Lancashire County Council Lancashire has been confirmed as one of the areas being considered as a possible location for a new Investment Zone On Friday 23 September, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, the […]

2 years ago
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