Work is well underway to bring Preston’s grade two-listed covered market back into use in a £3m restoration and new-build project. Main contractor Conlon is looking to begin its phased handover of the project to market traders in December this year. [GALLERY]
Electrification of rail lines between Manchester and Preston has been hit by a delay, with works not due to complete until after its original end date of December 2017, according to a Greater Manchester Combined Authority report.
Conlon Construction has won the contract to build the University of Central Lancashire’s £8.15m social spaces, one of the first projects expected to be completed within the university’s £200m Preston masterplan.