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News and information for the area of Preston, Lancashire known as Fishwick. An area to the South-East of the city it is what you’ll see as you come up the hill from Walton-le-Dale and includes the area known as St Matthews.

Teenager found during human trafficking arrests in Fishwick

New Hall Lane where the car was stopped Pic: Google New Hall Lane where the car was stopped Pic: Google A teenager is now in police protection following a human trafficking police operation during Thursday morning. Preston Police carried out […]

2 hours ago
Proof there was snow in Preston during April

The smallest of flurries can be seen Temperatures have continued to plummet in Preston and Lancashire – and there were snow and icy flurries during Tuesday. The Met Office has updated its forecast for a chilly week […]

2 days ago
Preston church faces demolition as care home plans lodged

St Teresas church would be demolished under the plans Pic: Google St Teresas church would be demolished under the plans Pic: Google A Preston church may be demolished to make way for a new care home. St Teresas in Church Row, […]

1 week ago
Man in hospital after New Hall Lane attack

Junction of Delaware Street and New Hall Lane Pic: Google Junction of Delaware Street and New Hall Lane Pic: Google A man in his 30s was taken to hospital following an assault in the St Matthews area of the city. […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Two people in hospital after Fishwick flat fire

Rutland Street where the fire took place Pic: Google Rutland Street where the fire took place Pic: Google Two people escaped from a fire at a flat in Fishwick during the early hours of Sunday morning. A mother and […]

3 weeks ago
New Hall Lane crash sees two people injured

The scene in New Hall Lane on Thursday night Pic: Elizabeth Grant The scene in New Hall Lane on Thursday night Pic: Elizabeth Grant Police closed New Hall Lane on Thursday (6 April) night following a crash involving two cars. Around 10.40pm […]

3 weeks ago
Police release picture of man wanted for Fishwick attack

Police say you must not approach this man Police say you must not approach this man A Preston man is wanted in connection with an attack involving a baseball bat. Police have released a picture of Warren Givens […]

3 weeks ago
Preston drugs raids begin with three people arrested

Bag containing cannabis Pic: Cannabis Culture Bag containing cannabis Pic: Cannabis Culture Police in Preston have begun drugs raids across the city. Branded Operation Nexus the first warrant executed was Duke Street in Frenchwood. Officers found […]

1 month ago
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