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County Hall Preston

Council sets first £1billion budget

Leaders at Lancashire County Council are looking to build on a year of positive progress as the authority set its' first ever £1billion budget.

Phillippa Williamson and Aidy Riggott

Lancashire business owners urged to talk to ‘brilliant’ Boost as part of support drive

The leader of Lancashire County Council has issued a call to action to Lancashire businesses to tap into the funded business support services delivered by its Growth Hub, Boost.

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County awarded £50m Levelling Up Fund for ambitious East Lancashire schemes

Lancashire County Council has been awarded £50 million from the government's Levelling Up Fund following the submission of an ambitious bid last year.

County Hall gates

Financial outlook remains optimistic despite challenging times ahead

The financial outlook at Lancashire County Council remains optimistic despite huge challenges facing local government across the country.

Header - County Councillor Peter Britcliffe, Chairman of the county council and Robin Utrack who designed the Platinum Jubilee Hall plaque

Platinum Jubilee plaque unveiled

Part of County Hall, Preston has been renamed to commemorate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.

An image of County Hall in Preston city centre

Council issues financial update

Councillors have today heard that a forecasted budget overspend has been reduced by almost £10million since September when members of Lancashire County Council's cabinet were told the authority was facing a £17.7m overspend by the end of the financial year

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Cabinet endorses Lancashire 2050 framework

A strategic framework which will guide how Lancashire's councils will work more closely together has been endorsed by county council cabinet members

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Lancashire is working together to take more control of our shared destiny

Lancashire's political leaders will come together today to launch their shared ambition for the future of the county.

Header - Lancashire County Council crest

Council's plan to protect services through economic uncertainty

Lancashire County Council has drawn up proposals to protect services in a time of economic uncertainty and pressures on all public service budgets.

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Council extends condolences to the Royal Family following the passing of HM Queen Elizabeth II

County councillors have extended their deepest sympathies to His Majesty King Charles III and the royal family following the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

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Council asks government for clarity on fracking consent

Lancashire County Council is calling on the government to make clear how local people will give their consent on any proposed fracking sites in their areas - and to commit to have any decision making on fracking to be taken by local councils.