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Council news 2023


Keep up to date with all the latest news and updates from Preston City Council.

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Lancashire Local Authorities land £41m for Home Upgrade Grants

30 March 2023: Cosy Homes in Lancashire - an initiative which represents 14 of the county's Local Authorities - has secured a £41m funding pot to help residents make their homes more energy efficient.

Preston Youth Zone awarded Youth Investment Fund grant

28 March 2023: Preston Youth Zone has been awarded a £6.2 million Youth Investment Fund grant to build the new state-of-the-art youth centre.

NHS Vacancies filled through Community Wealth Building

27 March 2023: A jobs fair held at a Preston community centre has gone on to fill more than 30 local positions* within the NHS. And the success of working in partnership with the community shows no signs of stopping.

Preston Tennis Courts refurbishment ahead of summer

23 March 2023: Tennis facilities at Moor Park, Haslam Park and Ashton Park will close for upgrades and redevelopment ahead of summer 2023.

Growing the Cooperative economy through Community Wealth Building

23 March 2023: As our communities continue to build back from the pandemic and continue to struggle with the ongoing cost of living crisis, Preston City Council's commitment to providing a fairer and inclusive city for all its residents is as important as ever.

Trader celebrates 45 years at Preston Markets

17 March 2023: A Preston Markets trader is celebrating his 45th year of business.

Let's Grow Preston Celebrates Commitment to Real Living Wage

17 March 2023: Let's Grow Preston has today been accredited as a Living Wage Employer.

Future plans for the Guild Hall Preston

17 March 2023: Preston City Council is pleased to announce that it can now proceed with plans for the future of The Guild Hall Preston.

Preston Market Hall celebrates five-year anniversary

10 March 2023: Preston Markets traders came together this week to celebrate the Market Hall's fifth birthday.

Scheme to save The Ferret receives £150k loan

9 March 2023: Own Our Venues', the campaign launched by the charity Music Venue Trust (MVT) is calling on other councils to follow Preston City Council's example as they make a radical intervention into the ownership of the UK's Grassroots Music Venues (GMVs).

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