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Audio: Connecting families with people who can help St Matthew's

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The Preston Journey Group got together last week to provide a one-stop information shop, providing families with information about the support that’s available for children with additional needs or disabilities.

Audio: Your say on old Spar depot development St Matthew's

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James Hall & Co have released revised plans for the redevelopment of the former Spar depot site off Ribbleton Avenue. The plans were on display at the Ribbleton Community Centre last week, and Speak Up Preston’s Mike Allen was there to take a look.

Highlighted issues for Deepdale Deepdale

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This short film highlights some of the issues discovered by our Deepdale community journalists over the last few months. The video was played ahead of our Deepdale event last Saturday to inform the day’s discussion.

The benefits of community gardens Deepdale


The environmental benifits of community gardens in urban areas are clear, but it’s the benifits to the community as a whole which can make it really worthwhile. We spoke to Chris Taylor from Lancashire Wildlife Trust about how the garden in Deepdale was going.

Revised James Hall plans on display in St Matthews St Matthew's

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For the next three days a public exhibition will take place in St Matthew regarding the James Hall development site. The updated plans will be on display at Ribbleton Avenue Community Centre (on the side of Ribbleton Avenue Infant School) for the next three days (29th, 30th, 31st September).

Video: Mapping Assets in St Matthew’s St Matthew's

St Matthew's Community Street Map

Speak Up Preston joined Preston City Council for the Fishwick & St Matthew’s Community Street Audit on September 21st. Here’s a short video explaining how the process works and how local people can access the maps that were produced on the day.

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