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£20.9m Towns Fund boost for Preston city centre projects including a Youth Zone

Harris Quarter visual Preston has been awarded £20.9m from the government’s Towns Fund for a series of city centre regeneration projects, including a previously-scrapped Youth Zone. The funding, announced as part of the Chancellor’s […]

1 year ago
£1m funding for Harris Quarter pop-up events, visitor attractions and street food markets

Street market by the Harris Pic:åç Tony Worrall A curated programme of pop-up events, installations, visitor attractions and street food markets is coming to Preston. The project, known as Harris Quarter Pop Ups, will be funded by an extra […]

2 years ago
In case you missed it: Five stories from Preston this week, August 1 to 7

A view of how the cinema development may look A lot has happened in Preston over the last seven days. The home library service has resumed across the city, a £5,000 donation has been made to the NHS, and […]

2 years ago
Preston’s bid for up to £25m from the Towns Fund – and the projects that could benefit

Preston's skyline Pic: Mick Gardner Preston has submitted a bid for up to £25 million worth of funding to improve the economy, develop the city, and attract jobs and long-term investment. Preston is one of […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston and Leyland could get up to £25m each in new ‘Towns Fund’ jackpot

Skyline of Preston catches a golden glow Pic: Paul Melling Preston and Leyland are set to receive millions of pounds of government investment thanks to a new ‘Towns Fund’ plan. Once approved, each place could get up to £25 million […]

3 years ago
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