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Work progresses at derelict Preston orphanage

CZero Developments and Buttress, the team behind the restoration of the grade-two listed St Joseph's Orphanage in Preston, is close to submitting an application to convert the derelict site into family homes.  

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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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Student development secures consent in Preston

The Pillars Holdings scheme, named Urban Hub, comprises 425 self-contained studio apartments over six storeys and has been designed by local practice David Cox Architects.

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Preston appoints consultants for Stoneygate masterplan

Preston City Council has appointed planner Nexus to work alongside Buttress Architects, Gillespies, Colliers, and WSP to work up a masterplan for an “urban village” in the Stoneygate area of the city.

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UCLan student centre wins consent

The student centre and public squares that make up the flagship project in the University of Central Lancashire’s £200m masterplan have secured approval from Preston City Council’s planning committee.

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UCLan student centre heads Preston planning agenda

The Hawkins\Brown-designed student centre and associated public space at the University of Central Lancashire is the key item facing Preston City Council’s planning committee, which meets on 11 January.

Lambert Bros

HLF cash aids Preston office scheme

The Lambert Brothers printing press building in Glover’s Court, Preston has been converted into 2,908 sq ft of office space following a £346,000 grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund.