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Preston City Council to discuss rough sleeping and homelessness in the city

Out on the city streets helping those in need Pic: Tom Stables/Foxton Centre Preston City Council is due to have a council meeting this week (Thursday 15 April) and will discuss homelessness and rough sleeping in the city. Two topics of the meeting […]

2 months ago
Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner praises invaluable work of volunteer special officers

Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Clive Grunshaw has recognised the ‘invaluable’ role that volunteer special police officers play. He acknowledges how they keep people safe and supporting our communities and […]

5 months ago
‘Cases have not fallen to a sufficient degree’ leader of Preston City Council on tiers decision

Councillor Matthew Brown An announcement by Matt Hancock this morning (Thursday 17 December) revealed that Preston would remain in tier-3. Due to Covid-19 cases rising in the last fortnight all of Lancashire is […]

6 months ago
Japanese rock garden in Avenham Park temporarily closed due to dead trees

Avenham Park rock garden closed. Pic: Preston Parks Part of Avenham Park is temporarily closed off. The closure is as a result of three dead trees being removed from the rock garden. Whilst the work is ongoing the […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement New police car to be funded which is custom-built to house drone unit for use across Preston and Lancashire

One of the drones being used to spot mines Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw has praised Lancashire Constabulary’s dedicated drone team, after funding a new vehicle to support the ‘vital’ work they are doing to help keep […]

7 months ago
Preston City Council receives £366,000 grant to help those impacted by coronavirus

Preston City Council town hall. Pic: Tony Worrall Preston is to receive £366,176.76 as a general support package to help the city through the coronavirus pandemic. The money is aimed to help those in the city struggling to […]

8 months ago
Completion of £1.2m Winckley Square Gardens is a ‘landmark day’ for Preston

£1.2m ‘sympathetic restoration’ of Winckley Square Gardens now complete Reopening hailed as a ‘landmark day for Preston city centre signalling an ‘exciting future’ Square reopened by Preston’s Mayor Coun John […]

5 years ago
Preston Marina – Terns and Algae

  Wooden Tern trays were today being established at the nesting site of a colony of terns in Preston Marina.  In recent years Preston Council has worked with the RSPB […]

6 years ago
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