The Harris Preston

Plans in for £10.7m Harris revamp

Neil Tague

The overhaul of Preston’s grade one-listed museum, gallery and library has progressed, with the submission of a planning application for the project.

Park Hotel Preston

Demolition underway at Preston’s Park Hotel

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Dan Whelan

Contractor Eric Wright has started demolition work as part of plans to redevelop The Park Hotel, which was most recently used as offices by Lancashire County Council, bringing it back into use as a 71-bedroom hotel with a spa and offices. 

Chanel Williams Pathway Homes

Preston supported living scheme completes

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Dan Whelan

Liverpool-based developer Pathway Homes Group and housing association Parasol Homes have refurbished 48 properties for vulnerable adults in Preston as part of a drive to convert redundant buildings around the city. 

Uclan Student Centre Tops Out

UCLan’s £60m student centre tops out

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Dan Whelan

The University of Central Lancashire’s 80,000 sq ft facility in Preston, part of a £200m masterplan, is due to complete next year, now main contractor Bowmer + Kirkland has finished the steel frame. 

Charles House Preston Winckley Square

Preston office-to-resi scheme approved

Sarah Townsend

Plans to redevelop a five-storey HM Revenue & Customs office in the city centre into 70 flats were given the green light on Wednesday.