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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.

Inside Fulwood Library as it reopens following major refurb

Exploring the books in Fulwood Library Exploring the books in Fulwood Library Prestonians queued in the sub-zero temperatures for the moment many had been waiting more than a year for – their library to reopen. Fulwood […]

3 days ago
Preston Grasshoppers care home plan looks due for approval

The car park, off Lightfoot Lane, would be built on Pic: Google The car park, off Lightfoot Lane, would be built on Pic: Google A new care home looks set to be built in Fulwood. What is currently used as a car […]

1 week ago
Fulwood housing development applies to squeeze in additional homes

The land for the Connemara development as it stands now The land built on for the Connemara development One of the first housing developments to be built on for the North West Preston Masterplan has seen the latest plans tabled. […]

2 weeks ago
Drive-in festive cinema coming to Fulwood

Home Alone is one of the Christmas classics being shown Home Alone is one of the Christmas classics being shown Festive cinema classics are being shown in Preston at a drive-in cinema. Preston Grasshoppers is being converted into the American-style […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Traffic and parking warning ahead of Preston Grasshoppers fireworks

Organisers of one of Preston’s biggest firework displays are pleading with drivers to leave their cars at home. Preston Grasshoppers display at their Lightfoot Lane ground is returning after it […]

1 month ago
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 […]

2 months 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 […]

2 months 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 […]

4 months ago
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