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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.

Trees to be uprooted in Lightfoot Lane ahead of roadworks

Work is due to take place during off-peak times Pic: Google Work is due to take place during off-peak times Pic: Google Households in Fulwood are bracing themselves for more roadworks and disruption. Drivers are being warned of work being undertaken […]

3 weeks ago
Preston Grasshoppers fireworks display is back

Preston’s biggest bonfire and fireworks display is back in the city. Last year’s Preston Grasshoppers fireworks night was cancelled due to the construction work for the club’s new pitch. But […]

3 weeks ago
Preston restaurant holding curry night for St Catherine’s hospice

Saag Chicken at Sai Surbhi An Indian restaurant in Preston is marking its first anniversary with a charity dinner. Sai Surbhi, in Garstang Road, Fulwood, opened in mid-September last year […]

2 months ago
Dog show and family picnic in Fulwood park for Bank Holiday

Conway Park is the venue for the fun day Conway Park is the venue for the fun day A family fun day is being held in a Fulwood park this Bank Holiday weekend. Conway Park, off Conway Drive, is […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Government urged to call-in Preston North End training ground plan

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 just for a new training complex for Preston North End could […]

3 months ago
Temporary lights near Preston Grasshoppers to end

If only Lightfoot Lane was ever this clear eh? Pic: Google If only Lightfoot Lane was ever this clear eh? Pic: Google Motorists left frustrated by lengthy delays on Lightfoot Lane can breathe a sigh of relief from Friday (28 July). […]

3 months ago
Preston North End’s Ingol plans to be heard at the Guild Hall

Another view of the training centre A view of the training centre proposed by Preston North End It will be standing-room only for the biggest attendance at a Preston planning committee in history. Preston City Council […]

3 months ago
House fire closed Fulwood road during Friday evening

Fire crews in Brookside Road Pic: Katie Eames Fire crews in Brookside Road Pic: Katie Eames Firefighters were called to a home in Fulwood following reports of a fire. Two crews from Preston and one from Fulwood attended […]

3 months ago
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