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Digital platform launches for Preston and South Ribble Flood Risk scheme

Environment Agency staff showcase the flood defences Pic: Chris Hough Residents of Preston and South Ribble now have access to a new online platform to attend virtual meetings, access information and provide feedback on their proposed flood risk management scheme. […]

15 hours ago
Farington pair scoop two awards as South Ribble in Bloom winners announced

South Ribble in Bloom Winner - Best Container - Barbara Gardner and May Spiby A couple of gardening enthusiasts from Farington have been crowned double winners following the council’s South Ribble in Bloom horticulture competition. Barbara Gardner and May Spiby, a pair of neighbouring […]

1 week ago
Plans for 100 home development in Whitestake back on the table after High Court ruling

Plans for a 100 home development in Whitestake are back on the table after a decision to block the scheme was overturned in the High Court. Wainhomes wants to build […]

1 month ago
Over £200k pledged to replace Penwortham footbridge damaged by Storm Ciara

Remnants of the bridge after Storm Ciara Pic: Martin Bleasdale Over £200,000 has been set aside to replace a Penwortham footbridge that was damaged and demolished following Storm Ciara. Lancashire County Council has pledged £201,250 as part of a major […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Leyland charity event raises over £5,000 ahead of launch this weekend

Factory of Festival 2019. Sponsors of the upcoming Factory to Festival (FTF) Miles Better Together initiative, launched to replace this year’s Factory to Festival fundraiser, have already raised £5,900 for local charities. Earlier this year, […]

2 months ago
Preston Council and South Ribble Borough Council give update on parks ahead of lockdown changes

The slide at Conway Park play area Pic: Blog Preston Childrens play areas and skate parks in Preston and South Ribble remain closed as measures to begin easing lockdown restrictions come into place. From Wednesday (May 13) residents are allowed […]

5 months ago
Fly-tipping rises in Preston and South Ribble during lockdown

Fly tipping in South Ribble Preston and South Ribble is being plagued by fly-tipping with reports rapidly increasing since lockdown began. With the county’s tips closed there has been rubbish left strewn across grassy areas […]

5 months ago
South Ribble Borough Council chief executive ‘suspended’ along with two fellow officers

South Ribble Borough Council chief executive Heather McManus Three senior officers at South Ribble Borough Council have been ‘suspended’. BBC Lancashire political reporter Mike Stevens tweeted during Thursday (23 May) the local authority had placed its chief executive […]

1 year ago
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