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Odeon and Evoque fire update given by Preston City Council

Demolition crew moving in after fire at former nightclub Pic: Shane King After the fire last month at the former Evoque nightclub and Odeon cinema on Church Street, the site is still being cleared of the emergency demolition works. Barriers are still […]

5 days ago
Preston City Council appoints new deputy chief executive

Preston City Council has appointed a new deputy chief executive after the retirement of Neil Fairhurst. Preston City Council announced the appointment of Sarah Threlfall following an extensive recruitment process. […]

2 weeks ago
Preston city centre to display Jubilee-themed illuminations this weekend

An array of Jubilee-themed lights and decorations will this weekend illuminate Preston city centre until the end of June. From 25 March, residents will enjoy red, blue and white lighting […]

3 months ago
Preston retains best city to live and work in North West title

Preston's skyline as viewed from Cuerdale Lane Pic: Sonia Bashir A levelling up growth index has named Preston the highest performing city in the North West. The Demos-PWC Good Growth for Cities Index has recognised Preston as the best city […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Brookfield ward councillor by-election information after John Browne’s death

Preston City Council town hall. Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council has posted a vacancy for the Brookfield Ward councillor role after the passing of John Browne. Preston Council published the vacancy on its website, with the formal […]

3 months ago
Businesses in Preston set to receive more Covid recovery funding

Preston's skyline Pic: Mick Gardner Due to the rise in the Omicron variant, the government has awarded Preston City Council an additional £237,619 to support businesses in the area that have been severely impacted by […]

3 months ago
Preston Police to hold community engagement day in Plungington

Plungington Road Pic: Tony Worrall Preston Police will today visit Plungington to speak to residents as part of a community engagement event. Today (Wednesday 15 December), police will gather in the area, with an increased […]

6 months ago
National planning award success for Preston’s City Living Strategy

Preston's Town Hall - could it govern its own independent state? Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council’s planning department has been judged to provide “an exemplary approach to identifying, unlocking and kick-starting brownfield housing sites.” The City Living Strategy has won the Planning for Increased Housing […]

2 years ago
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