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Candidates set for Preston City Council’s Lea and Larches by-election

Preston Town Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Blog Preston The list of candidates for Preston City Council’s forthcoming Lea and Larches by-election includes two former councillors who used to represent other wards on the authority – and another who […]

1 week ago
Preston City Council local election results 2024 – Tory leader stands down, Labour’s Ashton Park woes and Lib Dems bounce

The moment Labour lost Lea and Larches ward Pic: Blog Preston The departing Tory opposition group leader on Preston City Council has called for a general election after her group suffered heavy losses at the local polls. Sue Whittam was speaking […]

2 months ago
Preston City Council local elections 2024: Updates, results and reaction

The Lib Dems took Greyfriars from the Conservatives Pic: Blog Preston Preston went to the polls on Thursday 2 May and you can join us for extensive live coverage on what happens in the battle for control of the Town Hall. […]

2 months ago
Preston City Council local elections 2024 rolling results updates

Mark Jewell won Lea and Larches for the Lib Dems from Labour Pic: Blog Preston Sixteen of Preston City Council’s 48 seats are up for grabs as the results from the 2 May local elections are announced on Friday (3 May). Polls closed at 10pm […]

2 months ago
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Chorley Borough Council local elections 2024 results ward by ward

Labour have tightened their grip on Chorley Council after winning all but one of the seats up for grabs at this year’s local elections – and deposing the Tory opposition […]

2 months ago
Preston local elections digest: Lib Dems ‘creepy’ letters, city leaders clash in video debate + find your nearest polling station

Preston Lib Dem leader making a friend during his campaigning and getting in early for #dogsatpollingstations We’re now just days away from the city going to the polls for the latest local elections – and electing a police and crime commissioner for Lancashire too. Here’s a […]

2 months ago
Preston City Council’s political leaders debate Guild Hall, finances and more ahead of 2024 local elections

Preston Town Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Blog Preston With local election day looming on 2nd May, the Local Democracy Reporting Service has put Preston City Council’s political leaders on the spot to debate the big issues facing the […]

2 months ago
Preston local elections 2024 digest: Labour release campaign video, Trade union candidates and Ashton Park battle

Preston Labour leader Matthew Brown opens their campaign video speaking from Winckley Square All the candidates standing for election to Preston City Council were confirmed this week, but that’s not the only local elections news out there. Here’s a digest of some stories […]

2 months ago
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