What’s the difference between Preston City Council and Lancashire County Council?

It’s one of the most common refrains heard in comments thread on social media and down the pub – ‘bloody council’ – but which council do you mean? There’s a common confusion about what Preston City Council and Lancashire County Council are responsible, or not responsible for. Many will say they are both as bad […]

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Preston home of NEW BIG GLASS BOX!

Ambitious plans for the next phase of Preston’s Market Quarter are moving forward, with the announcement of public consultation into the scheme. Bringing £50m of new investment into the City Centre, the plans comprise a new 11 screen cinema with a large format experience screen, 7 family restaurant units and a new replacement multi-storey car […]

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Here’s how the new Adelphi roundabout is due to work

One of the main roundabouts in Preston is to change beyond all recognition. Adelphi roundabout – to be renamed Adelphi Square – is to see up to £60million spent on changing the road layout in the area and new buildings. The University of Central Lancashire has been working with Lancashire County Council to create a […]

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