Fylde News

Latest news for the borough of the Fylde, which borders the western side of Preston in Lancashire. Including news for Kirkham, Freckleton, Warton and surrounding villages on the A583 and M55 towards Preston.

Update given on Preston Western Distributor works

Work on a major new road linking Preston and Fylde to the M55 motorway has moved to its ‘busiest’ period. Lancashire County Council has today posted an update on the […]

3 days ago
Preston firm’s success as Wesham mental health unit lands design award

A Wesham mental health rehabilitation unit delivered by a local firm has secured a prestigious national design award. The £9.4 million Wesham Rehabilitation Centre, delivered by Preston’s Frank Whittle Partnership […]

1 week ago
Preston restaurateur announces closure of Fino Tapas Lytham after one year

Fino Tapas in Lytham Preston restaurateur Mark O’Rourke has announced the closure of Fino Tapas in Lytham after a year. The decision has been taken following a decline in sales and footfall over the […]

1 week ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week July 30 to August 5

Daffodils in Preston city centre with the Harris and Cenotaph behind Pic: Tony Worrall Last weekend saw the return of the popular Chorley Flower Show, with around 11,000 attendees enjoying the sunshine near the Grade II-listed Astley Hall. Elsewhere in the region, encouraging news for […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service seeks apprentice firefighters

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service is searching for apprentice firefighters for a potential start on 9 January 2023. The fire service wishes to recruit apprentice operational whole-time firefighters, with the […]

2 weeks ago
Free breastfeeding app Latchaid to be offered in Preston and Lancashire

A breastfeeding app that will soon celebrate its first birthday has secured approval from local NHS services. Lancashire NHS and HCRG Care Group have approved the leading breastfeeding and parenting app […]

2 weeks ago
BAE Samlesbury and Warton seek engineers for Tempest fighter

BAE Systems has launched a recruitment drive to find 1,000 engineers to develop a new fighter jet, with positions available in Lancashire. Over 12 months, BAE Systems’ ‘once-in-a-generation opportunity’ will […]

2 weeks ago
Police close A6 in both directions after two Garstang crashes

The A6 near the Bellflower pub where the collision took place Pic: Google Police closed the A6 this morning following two traffic collisions near the Bellflower pub. They received a report of a collision between two cars on the A6 at Garstang at […]

2 weeks ago
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