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News and information about the area of Fulwood, which stretches from Lightfoot Lane in the north to Blackpool Rd in the centre of the city. It includes the council wards of Greyfriars, Sharoe Green, Cadley, Garrison and College.

Racist graffiti appears outside Fulwood mosque

Masjid e Salaam in Watling Street Road Pic: Tony Worrall Police are investigating alleged racist graffiti outside a mosque in Preston. Masjid E Salaam in Watling Street Road has two racist slurs on two pillars along the front of the […]

1 day ago
M6 gridlocked at Preston as Good Friday getaway begins

Traffic cameras show the M6 queues at Junction 29 Pic: Motorway Traffic Cameras Holidaymakers are hitting the M6 during Good Friday and police say it’s the busiest they’ve seen it. Assistant Chief Constable Terry Woods of Lancashire Police took to Twitter to say […]

1 day ago
Lytham Road closure to continue as bridge works hit by further delay

Closure signs have been amended with a May closure date Pic: Blog Preston Lytham Road will remain closed until May after further delays to the maintenance work. Network Rail closed the road at the end of February to carry out essential repairs to […]

2 days ago
Next step in first homes being built on former Ingol golf course

The land off Wychnor is due for development. It's currently a popular spot with dog walkers. Pic: Blog Preston The first step in building Preston North End’s new training ground is to take place. But it’s new homes which are first to be built on the former Ingol Golf […]

3 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Guild Wheel cyclists and walkers set to see safer Fulwood crossings

The Guild Wheel sees more than 100,000 journeys each year Pic: Tony Worrall Cyclists on the Guild Wheel are set to see new crossings as the route makes its way through Fulwood. The 21-mile cycle route has crossings in Oliver’s Place and Pitman […]

3 days ago
Fulwood Leisure Centre swimming pools remain closed

Fulwood Leisure Centre in Black Bull Lane Pic: Blog Preston A leisure centre is Preston has now shut its swimming pools ‘until further notice’. Greenwich Leisure Limited who operate Fulwood Leisure Centre says a mechanical fault has forced the closure. […]

4 days ago
Warning issued after thefts from cars across Fulwood

Watling Street Road is one of the areas targeted according to police Pic: Google Motorists in Fulwood are being warned to be extra vigilant when securing their vehicles. Preston Police have issued a warning after saying they’ve seen a number of thefts from cars. […]

4 days ago
Man wanted after alleged racist incident in Fulwood supermarket

Police in Preston are trying to identify this man after a racially aggravated public order incident in Booths, Fulwood. It happened at the store in Sharoe Green Lane on Monday […]

6 days ago
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