Conversion proposed for listed Preston mill

Plans for a coffee shop and 11 apartments in a grade two-listed former mill and warehouse close to Preston Guild Hall and bus station are to go before the city council’s planning committee.

Signature Living set for Preston Post Office consent

The Liverpool-based hotel group’s plans for the conversion of Preston’s historic former Post Office into a 60-bedroom “luxury boutique” venue are expected to be granted planning permission next week.

UCLan confirms Hawkins\Brown £60m project win

The architecture practice will now produce a final proposal for the University of Central Lancashire’s £60m civic square and student support centre, which is due to complete in 2019.

Hawkins\Brown wins brief for £50m UCLan gateway

Jessica Middleton-Pugh

The Manchester-based architect has been selected to design a Student Support Centre and new public square for the University of Central Lancashire in Preston.

Revamp plan continues at Preston Guild Hall

Preston City Council has approved the latest phase in the refurbishment of the city's entertainment and leisure complex, which will include a 10-pin bowling alley, nine-hole crazy golf course, karaoke booths, sports bar and dining room.

Preston progresses markets revamp

Preston City Council has granted planning permission and listed building consent for the construction of a new indoor market hall, to be built under the large market canopy currently being restored in the city centre.