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.

Warning to Fulwood car owners after thefts from vehicles

Drivers in Fulwood are being urged to double-check their vehicles are locked and secured. Preston Police have issued a warning after a number of thefts from cars and other vehicles […]

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Three Preston parks set to see play areas upgraded and lighting improved

Conway Park is due for a revamp of its play area Pic: Blog Preston Improvements to three parks in Preston are due for approval. Preston City Council is planning work to play areas in Conway Park, Fulwood, Tanterton Green play area in Ingol and […]

1 day ago
Road closures confirmed for Preston Caribbean Carnival procession

Dazzling carnival procession Pic: Jim Beattie Preston is expected to dance to the sound of samba beats during Sunday afternoon. Preston City Council has confirmed which roads will be closed for the city’s 45th Caribbean Carnival […]

3 days ago
Fulwood Academy brings in trouble-shooter to help turn it around

Lee Waring and Andy Haughey A headteacher tasked with turning round a failing Fulwood school has brought in his right-hand man from his previous school. Andy Haughey has been made vice-principal for behaviour and attendance […]

3 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Royal Preston Hospital’s maternity unit to host open day

Mother and newborn baby Pic: angel4leon/Pixabay Midwives at Royal Preston Hospital are opening their doors to the general public. With the interest in shows such as One Born Every Minute the Lancashire Teaching Hospital Trust is […]

5 days ago
Coroner asks for police investigation into Gareth Roberts death in Fulwood to be resumed

Gareth Roberts died after an incident at a house in Fulwood - two people were arrested on suspicion of murder Police have been asked to look again at how Gareth Roberts died following a fight at a house party in Fulwood. Preston Coroners Court heard Mr Roberts, 36, had gone […]

6 days ago
Major changes for four routes into Preston planned

An overhead view of Junction 31 of the M6, key routes around it are due to see work done Pic: fragglehunter More than £2million is to be spent on four major routes into Preston during the next year. Lancashire County Council has confirmed it is targeting the M6 at Junction 31, […]

6 days ago
Spot yourself as Race for Life’s Pretty Muddy took over Moor Park

Muddy smiles at the Pretty Muddy event in Moor Park Pic: Billy Matthews Hundreds of families took on a mucky challenge in Preston. During Saturday (15 June) the Race for Life Pretty Muddy 5k took over Moor Park. Raising money for Cancer Research […]

1 week ago
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