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City leaders pay tribute to Jim Carr

Preston City Council has announced the death of its former town clerk and chief executive Jim Carr, who died on Sunday aged 69, having been ill for a number of months.

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Preston wins Transforming Cities cash

The Preston city region is to receive £50,000 to develop a business case for transport improvements as it seeks to secure a share of £2.5bn Government funding.

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Story looks to start on long-awaited Preston site

Story Homes has submitted a reserved matters application for 147 homes off Preston Road in Grimsargh, a site that has been the subject of planning wrangles dating back to a 2014 refusal.

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Trio join Jones Melling

Property advisor Jones Melling has grown its team with the addition of two building surveyors and an architectural technologist.

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Preston steps up Harris revamp plans

Preston City Council has launched a consultation as it awaits the outcome of a Lottery funding bid to improve facilities at the city’s combined museum, gallery and library, which is celebrating its 125th anniversary.

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Call for sites reaches last week in Central Lancs

Interested parties have until this Friday, 9 November, to contribute to the first stage consultation on the Central Lancashire Local Plan covering Preston, South Ribble and Chorley.

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Planning Director

Job Title: Planning Director (Preston)    Location: Preston, Lancashire Salary: £75k – £100k  (negotiable dependant on experience) Are you...