Sunday, 1 May 2011

REGENERATION in Lancashire will be focused on Preston, a county council boss has admitted.

From Lancashire Telegraph

Surveyor Ian Hassall made the comments in a “round table discussion” with property developers.  He said “efforts, resources and funding” would be concentrated on Preston.

All parts of the county have signed to a local enterprise partnership (LEP) after months of wrangling. LEPs are set to succeed regional development agencies, such as the North West Development Agency. But East Lancashire chiefs have argued that the area will be neglected under the new regeneration model.

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