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Prestonians to be charged to get rid of their Christmas tree

What's your plan for when the festive fun ends and you need to ditch the Christmas Tree? Pic: Serge Getting rid of your Christmas tree may cost you a fiver this festive season. Preston City Council is proposing a quick-fire charge on removing trees from properties around the city. Anyone who […]

5 years ago
Preston shops urged to stop stocking The Sun newspaper

The Sun newspaper Pic: Will Taylor Newsagents in Preston are to be asked to stop selling copies of The Sun newspaper. A motion submitted by two Labour councillors urges Preston City Council to adopt a ‘Don’t […]

5 years ago
Preston warehouse to become new dog day care facility

A planning application to transform a Preston warehouse into a new dog day care centre has been approved by Preston City Council’s Planning Department. The decision regarding the application for the […]

5 years ago
Tattoo artist fined for fly tipping in Fulwood

The bags of waste were discovered in Fulwood and linked back to the tattoo studio A fly tipping tattoo artist has been fined for dumping bags of commercial waste on Preston’s streets. 40 bags were found fly tipped in Southgate, Fulwood, during June this year. […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Markets are being redeveloped and new stall holders are needed

New stall holders are being encouraged to come forward as Preston Markets are being redeveloped with the creation of a brand new market hall. There are a range of markets including the new Market Hall, […]

5 years ago
‘Really hope they don’t spoil it’ – what Prestonians said on seeing the Harris Museum plans

Ambitious proposals for the Harris Museum and Art Gallery have drawn a mixed response from Prestonians, Preston City Council unveiled on Saturday morning the £15m project and it includes being […]

5 years ago
Opinion: This is an emergency as Preston Council to meet about budget cuts

Inside Preston Town Hall there is much head scratching over the way forward financially Pic: Tony Worrall I will be setting out ‘headline’ proposals for Preston Council’s budget for 2017-21. This is a job we normally do in February, so it’s certainly an ‘extraordinary’ budget…but I have […]

5 years ago
This is how the Harris Museum may look in the future

How the Harris Museum may look in future with an entrance direct from the Flag Market The Harris Museum may never look the same again as bold new plans for the listed building have been unveiled. Ambitious plans costing £15million are being submitted and the way […]

5 years ago
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