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

Fulwood, Leyland and Penwortham pupils amongst judges at Lancashire book awards

Pupils from Fulwood, Leyland and Penwortham have judged the 2021 Lancashire Book of the Year Awards. The participating schools were Our Lady’s RC High School in Fulwood, Leyland St. Mary’s […]

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Kirkham fundraisers to provide Christmas hampers for struggling residents

A group of Kirkham residents have set up a GoFundMe page to provide food for struggling families over Christmas. To help people in their community, Michelle Clarke and her friends […]

2 days ago
Runners invited to Fylde’s annual Wesham 10k road race this November

Lancashire runners are gearing up for this November’s annual Wesham 10k road race. Kicking off on 27 November, the Wesham 10k is one of the North West’s oldest 10k road […]

5 days ago
Kirkham ‘is on the up’ says boss of new fine-dining restaurant

A Kirkham restaurant boss has invested in the town’s future by opening a new local eatery. Restaurateur Andrew Booker and his son, James, have opened the fine dining establishment The […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Upcoming Fylde dance event pays tribute to Kirkham’s rich cotton history

A Kirkham dance event will this weekend celebrate the town’s history as a hub for Lancashire-spun textiles. Kirkham’s history as one of the county’s most important cotton towns will be […]

3 weeks ago
Kirkham man jailed for historic sex offences while a scout leader

A sex offender who abused three boys when he was a club scout leader in the 1980’s has been jailed. Aaron Blake, now 69, was arrested in December 2018 after […]

3 weeks ago
Virgin Media upgrade to improve broadband speeds in Leyland, Garstang and Kirkham homes

Thousands of homes across Preston can now access Virgin Media O2’s gigabit network, which offers speeds which are 20 times faster than the national average. Areas including Leyland, , Chorley, […]

1 month ago
Police concerned for missing Kirkham man with possible links to Preston

Robert Yates Preston Police say they are growing increasingly concerned about Robert Yates, who has been missing since 3pm on Tuesday 7 September. Robert was last seen at an address in Carr […]

1 month ago
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