Peter Rankin’s life will be celebrated at a funeral being held at Preston Minster. The twice former leader and honorary Alderman of Preston City Council passed away on Sunday 10 June […]4 years ago Local Councillor talks of issues on the Guild Wheel in interview
Incidents of road rage, or should we call that ‘cycle rage’ have been occurring on the popular Guild Wheel cycle path. Reports have been circulating ever since the track opened. […]8 years ago Preston councillors vote for bus station demolition
Preston City Council’s cabinet has recommended the bus station be demolished unless private investment can be found. The council, led by Peter Rankin, debated the issue at cabinet but agreed […]9 years ago The fight to save Preston Bus Station in National News
The continuing campaign to save the seemingly doomed 1960s Preston Bus Station and Car Park has moved to the mainstream national press. On 11 December an article in The […]9 years ago Advertisement Advertisement Council leader pledges to “kick-start” city centre redevelopment
The leader of Preston City Council has pledged to try and “kick-start development” in the centre of the city. Cllr Peter Rankin, answering questions on a live Q&A session with […]10 years ago Ask the leader: Put your questions to Preston City Council leader Peter Rankin
This is your chance to put your questions about the city direct to the leader of Preston City Council. Having recently increased his majority in the council chamber, Labour leader […]10 years ago Preston solicitors sign up to sponsor big screens at 2012 Guild
Giant TV screens will be placed around the city for the 2012 Preston Guild. The screens will be part of major festivals and events throughout the Guild, and will also […]10 years ago Opinion: What should happen to the old Post Office?
The former post office building situated right in the heart of the city is a beautiful, iconic building and is extremely important to the people of Preston. Forming, as it […]11 years ago Most Discussed