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Lottery funds unlock £10m Harris revamp 

A project that will see the grade one-listed museum, gallery and library in Preston’s Market Square refurbished and reimagined can begin this autumn after the city council’s £4.5m bid to the National Lottery Fund was approved. 

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. 

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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.

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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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Winckley Square HLF project completes

Preston's Winckley Square Gardens have been officially reopened to the public today following a £1.2m Heritage Lottery Fund-supported restoration.

Historic market canopy restoration underway

Specialist metalwork contractor FPE Global has been awarded the contract by Preston City Council to restore the 1875 Market canopy as part of the wider £50m Markets Quarter retail project by Muse Developments.

RSK urges firms to prepare for new environmental rules

Specialist land remediation and environmental science consultancy RSK Group is holding a series of briefings for property professionals ahead of the expected changes to ISO14001, the main environmental management system, due to be published later this month.