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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.

Overgrown roundabout in Eastway branded a ‘blight’ on Fulwood

The unmown roundabout Pic: Blog Preston Longfield roundabout in Eastway Pic: Blog Preston One of the newest roundabouts in Preston has been labelled as a ‘blight’ on the landscape. Constructed on Eastway and with a junction […]

6 days ago
Vintage fair to be held at new Fulwood housing development

Crafty vintage has held many events across Lancashire and built a cult following Crafty vintage has held many events across Lancashire and built a cult following A new housing development is to be home to a retro craft and vintage items fair in […]

1 week ago
Appeal to trace car stolen from Fulwood

Katie has released this picture of her car Katie has released this picture of her car A Preston woman is appealing for help to trace her first car. It was stolen from Lansdown Hill in Fulwood during the […]

3 weeks ago
Fulwood church celebrates 40 years with £40 giveaway

Hundreds of people attended the anniversary thanksgiving service. The 40th anniversary surprise gift A Fulwood church is celebrating its 40th anniversary with a huge cash giveaway. Fulwood Free Methodist Church on Lightfoot Lane surprised its congregation by gifting […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Slice of Sicily applies to add takeaway to its current Fulwood premises

Slice of Sicily in Fulwood Pic: Keith Sergeant Slice of Sicily in Fulwood Pic: Keith Sergeant A Fulwood restaurant is due to add a takeaway option, with a planning application lodged. Slice of Sicily had applied for a […]

2 months ago
Eastway supermarket and retail park plan back on the agenda

An overhead view of how the Eastway Hub would be laid out An overhead view of how the Eastway Hub would be laid out Developers are hoping it is third-time lucky as proposals for a new supermarket and retail park in Fulwood […]

3 months ago
Latest stage in Connemara housing plans is tabled

The land for the Connemara development as it stands now The land for the Connemara development as it stands now How part of a Preston housing development is laid out looks set to be changed. The controversial Connemara development off […]

4 months ago
An epic fayle! Lorry becomes stuck in Fulwood lane

The lorry became stuck after going down a narrow section of Walker Lane The lorry became stuck after going down a narrow section of Walker Lane There was an ‘epic fayle’ on Monday afternoon for one driver. A lorry from Fayle Highways Maintenance […]

4 months ago
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