The Urban Hub By Pillars

Pillars picks Truman for Preston job

Neil Tague

The developer has appointed Truman Design & Build as main contractor for Urban Hub, a 425-apartment student accommodation scheme on the UCLan campus.

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PLANNING | Refusal in store for Harris Park proposal

Neil Tague

Eden Grove Investment Properties' plan to convert listed buildings and introduce new houses at the historic Garstang Road site looks set to meet with disappointment at Preston’s planning committee next week.

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.