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Freckleton

Latest news and information for Freckleton in Fylde, a village on Preston New Road. Next door to Warton.

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 […]

1 day ago
Clifton postmaster who falsely reported a robbery has been jailed

A postmaster who falsely reported a robbery has been jailed. Jitendra Karia, 49, of Stanagate, Clifton, was sentenced to 15 months in prison at Preston Crown Court on Wednesday (25 […]

2 months ago
Harrison’s Bar in Ribby Hall Village closed until 19 July

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Harrison’s Bar in Ribby Hall Village is temporarily closed with immediate effect. It will remain closed until Monday, July 19. Read more: Joy and then despair […]

3 months ago
Police appeal for ‘violent’ man wanted on recall from prison

Adam Bhamji, 38. Pic: Lancashire police Police are continuing to appeal for information about wanted man Adam Bhamji. Bhamji, 38, also know as ‘Adam Birch’ or ‘Birchy’, is wanted by police in connection with a number […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston-based company pays over £18,000 to Woodlands Trust for regulation failures

Lancashire company Flextex Ltd has paid over £18,500 to the Woodland Trust after they failed to register with the Environment Agency for dealing with producing, using or selling of packaged goods […]

5 months 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 […]

7 months 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. […]

7 months ago
How to recycle your Christmas tree in Preston, South Ribble, Fylde, Ribble Valley, Wyre and West Lancashire

The Christmas tree on the Harris balcony in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Now that the festive period is winding down, the Christmas decorations will soon be packed away for another year. But many people will be left unsure what to do with […]

10 months ago
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