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News and information about the Garrison area of Preston, Lancashire. Part of the district of Fulwood the area includes Preston’s barracks and lots of new housing to the Eastern edge of the city.

Pictures as Preston Military Show returned to Fulwood Barracks

Braving the weather for the military show Rain didn’t stop the Preston Military Show as it returned to the city. Tanks, military aircraft and more were on display. Fulwood Barracks played host to the event during Saturday […]

1 week ago
Preston mums-to-be wanted for new TV show to be filmed at Royal Preston Hospital

Royal Preston Hospital would see new car park barriers installed to visitor car parks Pic: Blog Preston Mums-to-be in Preston are being asked if they would like to appear in a new TV show. Royal Preston Hospital is appealing for those due in July or August this […]

2 weeks ago
Police chase through Fulwood roads after attempt to steal a car

Harrison Road in Fulwood Pic: Blog Preston A police chase took place down a number of Fulwood roads during the early hours of Bank Holiday Monday. Preston Police were called to reports of a car being stolen […]

3 weeks ago
Vandals torch picnic bench in Fulwood woods

What's left of the picnic bench in Highgate Woods Pic: Jayne Horrocks A picnic bench has been torched by vandals in Fulwood. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service put out the fire in Highgate Woods during Saturday (25 May). One of the two […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man who wrote racist graffiti on Fulwood mosque ‘had mental health problems’

Paul Melling snapped the work ongoing at the mosque A man who daubed racist graffiti on a mosque in Fulwood has been spared jail after a judge heard he was suffering mental health problems. Gavin Edgehill, 47, was arrested […]

1 month ago
Granddaughter of Lancashire Loyals war veteran makes plea to track down his medals

The granddaughter of a Preston soldier who died in 1955 has made a heartfelt appeal to track down his medals after learning they had been sold at auction. Private Percy […]

2 months ago
Fulwood mosque targeted with racist messages to host Ramadan open day

The mosque in Watling Street Road Pic: Tony Worrall A Preston mosque recently the subject of racist messages is to open its doors for Ramadan. Masjid-e-Salaam is holding an open day to explain more about the Ramadan period. Mosque […]

2 months ago
School roof in Fulwood left trashed by attempted lead thieves

Some of the damage caused as tiles were stripped from the roof Pic: Kennington Primary School A Fulwood school needs thousands of pounds to help repair its roof. Kennington Primary School, in Kennington Road, was targeted during the Easter holidays. Would-be thieves tried to steal lead […]

2 months ago
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