Problem parking in Broughton village sees parish council putting out traffic cones

Old Garstang Road pic: Facebook Concerns have been raised about parking within the restricted zone in Broughton’s old Garstang Road. There are no double yellow lines in the area, something Lancashire County Council says is […]

3 months ago
Confusion as fines introduced at Fulwood shops car park

333 Garstang Road car park Pic: Blog Preston New parking regulations introduced for the shops at 333 Garstang Road have caused confusion with Fulwood locals. Posting in Fulwood Preston News and Views on Facebook, a Fulwood resident said: […]

4 months ago
Royal Preston Hospital close Car Park B to construct Nightingale Surge Hub

Entrance to Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Blog Preston Royal Preston Hospital have closed Car Park B until further notice. Read more: Nightingale Omicron Hub opened at Royal Preston Hospital  The hospital took to Twitter to inform locals that […]

4 months ago
Epidemic of littering as traffic cones left outside properties across Preston

Stock image of a traffic cone Pic: Rudy and Peter Skitterians from Pixabay Recently, as I’ve been driving around Preston I’ve come to notice that as I attempt to park in certain spots on the road, there seem to be obstructions. It’s the strangest […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Feeling peckish? Why not park recklessly at one of these Preston eateries

Car parked on the pavement outside Co-op in Garstang Road For my sins I spent a quiet afternoon trawling the online comment sections of local Facebook community groups (please don’t judge me, there was a pandemic and it was raining). I […]

10 months ago
New guidance on who is eligible for free parking at Royal Preston Hospital

In April 2021, the government introduced new guidance on the provision of free car parking for certain groups of hospital patients and visitors. This means that the following people are […]

1 year ago
New criteria for residential parking schemes in Preston and Lancashire

A permit holders only parking sign in Bairstow Street, Preston Pic: Blog Preston Councillors have agreed revised criteria for residential parking. The aim is to give residents more clarity about the circumstances for new schemes to be considered, and provide the basis for […]

1 year ago
Touch of Spice development is ‘out of keeping’ say Broughton Parish Council

Location of the redevelopment. Pic: Planning application Preston City Council The former Touch of Spice restaurant, Broughton has seen new plans submitted to be turned into residential flats. The application shows that the already demolished building would be made into […]

1 year ago
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