Preston Pillars Apartments Courtyard

Pillars eyes consent for Preston apartments 

Dan Whelan

Developer Pillars Holdings is seeking approval from the city council for a scheme comprising 294 apartments on land used as a car park on Avenham Lane. 

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.