MCI Blackpool Road Site Preston 1

MCI advances Preston resi

Keepmoat Homes subsidiary MCI Developments has submitted a planning application for an affordable housing scheme on Blackpool Road.

CLLP COVER

Central Lancs inches towards Local Plan

Neil Tague

Preston, South Ribble and Chorley's councils are closer to adopting a combined Local Plan, as officers progress towards a preferred options consultation this summer.

Ribbleton Hospital Redevelopment Seddon

Ribbleton Hospital redevelopment moves forward  

Dan Whelan

The nine-acre site off Miller Road, north-east of Preston city centre, is to be redeveloped into 78 houses and a 61-apartment extra care scheme under plans lodged by contractor Seddon Construction and housing provider Community Gateway Association. 

Harris Museum And Art Gallery

Harris Building £10m upgrade progresses 

Dan Whelan

The revamp of the grade one-listed museum, gallery and library in Preston's Market Square won planning approval yesterday, as the city council awaits the outcome of its £4.5m bid to the National Lottery Fund to support the scheme. 

Baffito's Care Home Preston

Preston care home and mixed-use hub lined up for consent

Dan Whelan

The city council is to grant permission for a 64-bedroom care home on the site of a former restaurant near the city's docks, while developer Wainhomes' leisure-led cluster of commercial buildings in Cottam is also poised for approval.

Breck Cottam

Breck progresses pair of Preston schemes

Dan Whelan

The Blackpool-based developer has partnered with property developer and manager Places for People to deliver 91 homes across two sites on the outskirts of the city.

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.