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Investigation as controversial Eastway development sees more trees bulldozed

Before and after photos show trees have been replaced with a large dark block Pic: Mark McCormack Investigations are taking place into the removal of trees at the controversial Eastway Employment Park development. The planning application from HBS Group for ten commercial units at the D’Urton Lane […]

6 days ago
Green light for Cottam Brickworks plan despite no payment for affordable housing or education

The planned retail and leisure development at the former Cottam Brickworks site has been given the go ahead despite no developer contributions to affordable housing or education places. The application […]

7 days ago
42 new homes in Woodplumpton approved

What the development will look like. A development of 42 new homes in Woodplumpton has been given the green light by Preston City Council. The development site measures 2.27 hectares and is currently a green field, […]

4 weeks ago
Appeal to install advertising screen in London Road dismissed

Planned advertising screen site in London Road Pic: An appeal for an advertising screen to be installed in London Road has been dismissed by Preston City Council’s planning inspector. The appeal site is located in the Fishwick and […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Mixed reactions as Broughton mosque application called-in by government

Design view of planned Broughton mosque Preston City Council has expressed disappointment after the government called-in the planning application for the Broughton mosque. The application from Cassidy + Ashton had been approved by Preston City Council […]

1 month ago
Plans for rural business park in Broughton have been rejected

Artist's impression of the aerial view of the proposed business park Pic: MCK Plans to create a rural business park in Broughton have been rejected by Preston City Council. The development on land at Orchard Farm, 115 Whittingham Lane, would have comprised of 33 […]

1 month ago
Plans for a gym at former pig farm in Barton

Hill Top Farm Pic: Google There are plans to create a gym within part of a former farm in Barton. A planning application was registered last month for the change of use of part of […]

1 month ago
Preston city centre cinema and leisure complex plans set to be approved

Full plans for the new Animate cinema and leisure complex are due to be approved tomorrow (Thursday 31 March) by Preston City Council. The proposed development will be located on […]

2 months ago
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