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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 […]

5 months ago
Preston Military Show returns to Fulwood Barracks this September

The Preston Military Show will be making its return this year at Fulwood Barracks on Saturday 16 September. Fulwood Barracks, on Watling Street Road, was a fantastic venue last year […]

5 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 […]

5 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 […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston politicians fail to present united front on Barracks closure

No smoke without fire! Passions were raised in the debate about Fulwood Barracks Pic: Stephen Geraghty No smoke without fire! Passions were raised in the debate about Fulwood Barracks Pic: Stephen Geraghty A Tory councillor has expressed her disappointment after saying she was forced to vote […]

1 year ago
Defence Secretary urged to reconsider ‘misguided’ Fulwood Barracks closure

Marching band at Fulwood Barracks Pic: Tony Worrall Marching band at Fulwood Barracks Pic: Tony Worrall Councillors have been asked to urge the Defence Secretary to re-consider the proposal to close Fulwood Barracks. Branded as ‘ill-conceived, misguided and […]

1 year ago
How serving at Fulwood Barracks is a soldier’s dream

Meeting Prince Charles during his visit to Fulwood Barracks Choosing my first location to be based as a 16-year-old army medic was a no brainer! I mean a girl from the north, I could only choose Fulwood Barracks at […]

1 year ago
Fulwood Barracks from the beginning: a short history

Fulwood Barracks engraving. The Main Entrance 1857 Fulwood Barracks in Preston was built upon a part of the site of the old race course over which the ancient Watling-street passed and was […]

1 year ago
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