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Cuerden development masterplan put on display until December

The County Council says Cuerden is a "strategically important site" The masterplan for how a 65 hectare site to the south of Preston has gone on display. Cuerden which sits at the junction of the M65 and the A6 has […]

7 years ago
Council begin ground testing ahead of major new construction at Preston

City Deal map Tests begin Monday 23 June in preparation for new distributor roads around Preston. Lancashire County Council will be using a drilling rig to investigate the land on which several new […]

7 years ago
Preston City Deal: Lord Heseltine to visit as multi-million pound scheme begins

Lord Heseltine will speak as part of a panel discussing the City Deal A multi-million injection of cash into new roads and housing in Preston is due to launch on Tuesday. Lord Michael Heseltine, advisor to the Prime Minister on economic growth, leads […]

7 years ago
Environmental report reveals scale of new Western Preston link road plan

A report prepared for the county council states there is a risk of pollution in the Lancaster Canal if the road went ahead Permission is being sought by the county council to scope out a new £105 million link road for Preston. As part of the City Deal, pumping hundreds of million of […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement How City Deal worth millions to Preston will change the face of the city forever

The majority of the City Deal work is to happen in the West of the city Detailed plans have been released showing how the shape of Preston will be changed forever by a multi-million pound plan. The City Deal, worth £434m in funds for new projects […]

7 years ago
Mapped: Where City Deal development happens across Preston

City Deal map The City Deal paperwork about how and when it will be delivered goes to the city council’s cabinet for sign off on Wednesday. We’ve put together a map showing where […]

7 years ago
Timeline: When the City Deal improvements will happen

river ribble Above is a timeline showing when the big projects involved in the City Deal are due to happen. You can keep an eye on the key milestones for roads like […]

7 years ago
Opinion: Martyn Rawlinson on how the City Deal challenge is to ensure that bigger is better

preston ringway Preston seemed to be the centre of the universe on Thursday, albeit briefly, when the government awarded Central Lancashire a flagship ‘City Deal.’ To put this in context, City Deals […]

8 years ago
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