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Greyfriars

News and information about the Greyfriars area of Preston, Lancashire. One of the electoral wards making up the area known as Fulwood, it has the West Coast Main Line running through its heart and includes the Lightfoot Lane area.

Fulwood newsagents raided by knife-wielding man

Police have released a CCTV picture of a man following the incident Police have released a CCTV picture of a man following the incident A newsagents in Fulwood has been targeted by an armed raider for the second time in six months. […]

1 day ago
Hopfest returning to Fulwood – and there will be gin and prosecco

A real ale festival is returning to the city’s rugby club this summer. Hopfest sees more than 50 beers on offer and live music during the three-day event. The popular […]

2 weeks ago
Preston’s response to new Preston North End training complex

The new outdoor pitches Preston North End’s recent proposal for a Premier League-quality training facility has¬†caused much controversy. The plan will include a new state-of-the-art complex on Ingol Golf and Squash club for the […]

2 months ago
International rugby is FREE for kids to watch at Preston Grasshoppers

England under-18s in action against France England under-18s in action against France International rugby is coming to Preston Grasshoppers on their new artificial pitch. England and Scotland’s under-18 teams scrum down at the Lightfoot Lane ground […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Take a virtual tour of Preston North End’s new training ground

Bath time for the PNE players A fly-through of the proposed new training facility for Preston North End has been released. The Lilywhites are proposing to move their main training base from Springfields to part of […]

2 months ago
Huge new Preston North End training complex planned

An artist impression of the new training facility which PNE hope would be ready for the 2018 season An artist impression of the new training facility which PNE hope would be ready for the 2018 season Proposals for a Premier League-quality training facility for Preston North End have […]

2 months ago
Bike taken from outside Fulwood pub

A CCTV picture released and a bike similar to the one taken A bike worth thousands of pounds has been taken from outside a pub in Fulwood. Preston Police have released a CCTV picture of a man they wish to speak to […]

4 months ago
Work starting on new family homes in Fulwood

These are the types of houses being built in Fulwood More than 170 new homes are due to be built on greenfields in Fulwood. Redrow Homes is beginning work on its ‘heritage-inspired’ houses in over 20 acres of land off […]

4 months ago
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