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Two men prosecuted for fly-tipping in Fishwick

The waste was discovered near the River Ribble Two men have been prosecuted for fly-tipping waste in Preston. Preston City Council were successful in their case against Andrew Milne and […]

1 year ago
Have your say on Moor Park Conservation Area

A view across Moor Park Pic: Tony Worrall A view across Moor Park Pic: Tony Worrall A popular Preston park is being reassessed for its special historic interest of the area. Moor Park, which was labelled a conservation area […]

1 year ago
Terminal illness protection for employees triggers Tory and Labour row in Preston

A doctor checks the blood pressure of a patient Pic: Alterfines A doctor checks the blood pressure of a patient Pic: Alterfines A Conservative councillor has criticised the city’s Labour group for an ’embarrassing’ motion about protecting the rights of those […]

1 year ago
Sun seekers leave litter across Preston’s parks and squares

Winckley Square on Wednesday evening - with litter scattered Winckley Square on Wednesday evening – with litter scattered Preston’s heatwave has seen many people enjoying eating and drinking al-fresco in the city’s parks and public squares. But for the […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Call for Preston City Council to take action over Northern rail

A Northern service on its way Pic: Tony Worrall A Northern service on its way Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council is being urged to help ramp up the pressure on the failing Northern rail network. Fishwick councillor Whitney […]

1 year ago
Civic funeral confirmed for former Preston Council leader Peter Rankin

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 […]

1 year ago
Former Preston council leader Peter Rankin dies after brain cancer battle

Councillor Peter Rankin Councillor Peter Rankin A twice former leader of Preston City Council has died following a battle with brain cancer. Peter Rankin passed away on Sunday 10 June following his six-month […]

1 year ago
Preston signs up to a faith covenant – and here’s what that means

Holding up the faith covenant - signed by organisations across the city Holding up the faith covenant – signed by organisations across the city Preston has become only the 12th place in the UK to sign up to a ‘faith covenant’. Faith […]

1 year ago
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