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Funding available for new taxi drivers in Preston

Taxi lines at Preston Railway Station Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council has teamed up with training provider Antrec Limited to provide assistance and training for applicants wanting to become a taxi or private hire driver in Preston. The […]

2 weeks ago
New car park opens in Preston city centre

Preston-Short-Stay-Car-Park A new short stay car park has temporarily opened on the service road of the former Indoor Market in Preston. The car park will be available for around 12 months. […]

3 weeks ago
Preston businesses to be encouraged to pay the Real Living Wage

Harris lit in winter sunshine Pic: Tony Worrall An initiative to help Preston businesses become Real Living Wage employers will launch next week. ‘A real wage for Preston’ will be launched by Preston City Council at the Harris on Thursday 23 January. The aim is […]

1 month ago
Preston residents urged to recycle efficiently this Christmas

Preston residents are being urged to recycle more plastic this Christmas. This comes after the significant changes to the way that we can recycle. From October 2019, residents have been […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston City Council’s Deputy Mayor is standing down

Pauline Brown is stepping down as Deputy Mayor Councillor Mrs Pauline Brown will step down as Deputy Mayor of Preston at Council on 19th December. The councillor is standing down in order to focus on her recovery and […]

4 months ago
Preston residents urged to recycle efficiently

The bags of waste were discovered in Fulwood and linked back to the tattoo studio Preston residents are being asked to be careful with what they are recycling. Preston City Council has reported that some paper and card has been rejected by the company that […]

5 months ago
A new scheme is making Preston taxis even safer

Concerns had been raised about taxis obstructing bus stops on Friargate Preston has become the latest authority to sign up to a national safety register for cabbies. The National Register of Taxi and Private Hire Licence Revocations and Refusals means drivers […]

5 months ago
How over 3,000 people used Preston’s holiday hunger markets this summer

Food available at a Holiday Market This summer over 3,000 people visited markets across Preston aimed at helping to ease holiday hunger. The Holiday Market project was supported by Preston City Council and delivered by schools, […]

6 months ago
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