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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.

Fulwood’s conservation area status up for renewal

The former workhouse and hospital in Watling Street Road is in the conservation area Pic: Tony Worrall The former workhouse and hospital in Watling Street Road is in the conservation area Pic: Tony Worrall One of the earliest examples of a Victorian suburb in the UK is […]

2 months ago
Arson investigation after car fire in Fulwood

The cul-de-sac in Fulwood where the fire took place Pic: Google The cul-de-sac in Fulwood where the fire took place Pic: Google Police are investigating after a car was set on fire in Fulwood. Crews were called to a car on […]

3 months ago
See the Army bikers do one final ride at Preston Military Show

Flaming jumps! Flaming jumps! Motorbikes leapt through flames for one final display at Preston Military Show. The family-friendly event takes place annually and this year saw a goodbye from the White Helmets […]

4 months ago
Army motorbike display to ride one last time at Preston Military Show

Corporal Ryan The White Helmets performing one of their tricks Army riders are to perform for a final time in Preston this weekend. The White Helmets have spent 90 years putting on […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Homeowners in Fulwood objecting to Gateway homes

Chapman Road's green space is used by the community Chapman Road’s green space is used by the community A campaign is beginning to fight any attempt to build homes on a plot of green land in Fulwood. Described as […]

6 months ago
Pizza takeaway closes in Fulwood

Mad About Pizza is no more Mad About Pizza is no more A pizza takeaway on the border of Fulwood and Ribbleton has closed. Mad About Pizza has its windows covered in newspapers and a sign […]

6 months ago
Preston war museum wants to reunite medal with soldier’s family

Private Cooper’s medal with museum curator Jane Davies A final call is being made to try and reunite the medal of a war hero with his family. Private Alfred Cooper’s […]

6 months ago
Schoolgirl has broken leg after Fulwood collision

The collision took place near Christ Church in Fulwood Pic: Google The collision took place near Christ Church in Fulwood Pic: Google A schoolgirl is in hospital with a broken leg after a collision in Fulwood. Preston Police were called to […]

6 months ago
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