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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.

Organiser of Kirkham party with 45 people and live band hit with £10,000 fine

Dowbridge area of Kirkham Pic: Google The organiser of a party in Kirham has been issued with a £10,000 fixed penalty notice by police after breaching Covid-19 regulations. Officers received reports of the breach at around […]

4 years ago
Deal for ‘game-changing’ radar secures 120 BAE Systems jobs at Warton

Eurofighter Typhoon alongside the Tempest concept model at Warton Pic: BAE Systems A £317m contract to develop a “game-changing” radar for the Royal Air Force’s Eurofighter Typhoons will sustain 120 jobs at BAE Systems in Warton. BAE Systems and Leonardo have been […]

4 years ago
Kirkham Grammar pupil gives up school holiday for Rosemere Cancer Foundation

Lewis is sticking to a strict schedule to meet his target. School may be out for the summer, but for 12-year-old Kirkham Grammar Pupil, Lewis Simpson, there’s still a timetable to follow as he takes on a 1,000km challenge for Rosemere […]

4 years ago
Emotional pictures show two key workers in Kirkham who have not been able to see their son

Charlotte reaches up to greet her son who is behind the window of her parent's house Pic: Peter Austin Two key workers who have made a huge sacrifice by not seeing their son have been captured in poignant photographs. Charlotte and Daniel were snapped by their neighbour, with full […]

4 years ago
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Temporary morgue at BAE Systems in Warton begins operation

A temporary morgue built at the BAE Systems site at Warton begins operating from today. The Lancashire Resilience Forum has been working to build the temporary facility in an aircraft […]

4 years ago
Tribute paid to man found dead in Kirkham

The family of a man found dead in Kirkham have paid tribute to him. Lee Walker, 47, was found at an address on Chestnut Close in the town last Wednesday […]

4 years ago
Family behind Tarleton micro pub to open new venue in Freckleton

Mark and Toni and The Vestry Tarleton The husband and wife team behind a Tarleton micro pub are expanding with a new venue in Freckleton. Mark and Toni Lawson are opening The Vestry Freckleton just nine months […]

5 years ago
Fire engine involved in crash on the A584 at Freckleton

The scene on the A584 A major road between Preston and Lytham St Annes has been closed due to a crash involving a fire engine. The A584 at Freckleton has been shut after a Skoda […]

5 years ago
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