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Police and Communities Meeting

by prestwichfocus on 19 August, 2015

The local police have organised meeting for people from anywhere in Prestwich to meet the local police officers and raise any concerns you might have about crime or anti-social behaviour. The meeting is: Monday 24 August 2015 Prestwich Library 1st Floor Art Room 6.00-7.00pm All welcome!

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Reporting Bank – Royal Bank of Scotland

by prestwichfocus on 19 August, 2015

Sadly our last bank on the Bury Old Road side of Prestwich is closing this week (the Royal Bank of Scotland on the corner of St Margaret’s Road). A huge thank you to the many people who wrote to RBS, who signed one of the petitions against the closure. Unfortunately RBS were not able to listen […]

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Pharmacy Opening Times August Bank Holiday

by prestwichfocus on 19 August, 2015

Information is correct at the time of publication, please check availability before you travel. Asda Pharmacy, Pilsworth Road, Pilsworth, Bury, BL9 8RS, 9am – 6pm Asda Pharmacy, Riverside Retail Park, Pilkington Way, Radcliffe M26 3DA, 9am – 6pm Asda Pharmacy, Spring Street, Bury, BL9 0RN, 9am – 6pm Boots, Unit 1, Woodfields Retail Park, Peel […]

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New Planning Application: Heywood Road

by prestwichfocus on 15 August, 2015

A new planning applications has been received in Holyrood Ward as below: Application Number: 58991 Registration Date: 21/07/2015 Location: 359 Heywood Road, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 2RW Proposal: Certificate of lawfulness for proposed single storey rear extension Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you require further information or help with this. The details […]

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New Planning Application: Gilmore Drive

by prestwichfocus on 15 August, 2015

A new planning applications has been received in Holyrood Ward as below: Application Number: 59026 Registration Date: 29/07/2015 Location: 8 Gilmore Drive, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 1NB Proposal: Single storey extension at side Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you require further information or help with this. The details will be on the […]

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Bury Council is currently consulting on a major new 20mph zone to cover the a large area of to the north of Prestwich – this the areas around Nursery Road, Glebelands Road, Poppythorn Lane, Guest Road and the Langley estate area. It also includes Fairfax Road and the part of Heys Road between the school […]

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Healthwatch Dental Services Survey

by prestwichfocus on 12 August, 2015

Healthwatch Bury is currently undertaking a survey to find out what patients’ experience has been regarding the dental provision in the Bury area. This survey is targeted at people with disabilities however we want to hear feedback from anyone who is using dental services in the Borough of Bury. We would be grateful if you […]

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Overnight Working on the Metrolink Line

by prestwichfocus on 12 August, 2015

Just to let people know about some overnight working which is happening on the Metrolink between Bowker Vale and Heaton Park and between Besses and Whitefield stations. This is information from Transport for Greater Manchester: This is a rolling programme of overnight working on weekday nights between 23.59 pm on Sunday 9. August until 05.00 […]

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New Planning Application: Ferndene Road

by prestwichfocus on 12 August, 2015

A new planning applications has been received in Holyrood Ward as below: Application Number: 58814 Registration Date: 24/07/2015 Location: 8 Ferndene Road, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 2RB Proposal: Lawful development certificate for proposed single storey rear and side extension Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you require further information or help with this. […]

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New Planning Application: Brook Farm Simister

by prestwichfocus on 12 August, 2015

A new planning applications has been received in Holyrood Ward as below: Application Number: 58827 Registration Date: 07/08/2015 Location: Brook Farm, Simister Lane, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 2SB Proposal: Demolition of existing buildings currently used for oil recycling business and livery yard; Replacement with 4 no. dwellings and conversion and extension of traditional barn to form […]

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