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Fylde Locations

Key locations covered in the Fylde borough on the western side of Preston, Lancashire including Kirkham, Warton, Freckleton and surrounding villages.

Wrea Green holiday village preparing to reopen with recruitment drive

The Spa Hotel at Ribby Hall A holiday resort on the outskirts of Preston is gearing up to welcome back visitors. Ribby Hall Village in Wrea Green is planning a phased reopening to day visitors, overnight […]

2 weeks ago
Woman from Freckleton wanted on suspicion of supplying Class A drugs has been arrested

Carly Kirby, from Freckleton and Jordan Kelly. Pic: Lancashire police Carly Kirby, from Freckleton and Jordan Kelly, from Blackpool have been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to supply Class A drugs. Kirby, 25, is described as 5ft 6in tall and […]

3 weeks ago
Many areas of Preston and South Ribble now have 50% of people vaccinated

The queuing area for the new vaccine hub will utilise the area between the Bus Station and St John's Shopping Centre Pic: Tony Worrall In the Prime Ministers race against the spread of Covid-19 latest figures show almost 29 million people in the UK have received at least one dose of the coronavirus vaccine. […]

3 weeks ago
Latest figures show many people have received the Covid vaccine in each area of Preston and South Ribble

So far 37% of the UK population have received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Meaning more than 24 million people across the UK have had their first jab. […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Inspirational Warton engineer started business to challenge gender stereotypes

To celebrate International Women’s Day, a Warton engineer has pledged to continue to help bring an equal environment for gender. Krystina Pearson-Rampeearee’s current role in the Air sector sees her […]

1 month ago
UCLan receives national funding for census research with Avenham and Kirkham primary schools

Schoolchildren in Avenham and Kirkham will be discovering how life has changed in their neighbourhoods thanks to a new research and public engagement project from the University of Central Lancashire […]

1 month ago
Meet the Kirkham teacher using Instagram to help her pupils’ mental health

This is a guest post from Amber Chauhan. If you’d like to write a guest post for Blog Preston, email contactus@blogpreston.co.uk. So far 2021 is not at all what anyone hoped […]

2 months ago
Dobbies Garden Centre near Preston expands food hall

Dobbies Garden Centres have opened a new look foodhall at their Clifton branch near Preston. This partnership with Sainsbury’s brings a range of high-quality essential food and grocery products to […]

3 months ago
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