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News and information for the area of Preston, Lancashire known as Fishwick. An area to the South-East of the city it is what you’ll see as you come up the hill from Walton-le-Dale and includes the area known as St Matthews.

Covid-19 cases in Preston and South Ribble, ranked lowest to highest by area

Covid-19 cases map to 25 February 2021 New data from the government reveals the areas in Preston and South Ribble with the least Covid-19 cases. Of the 32 areas covered by Blog Preston, Penwortham South recorded the […]

8 hours ago
Appeal after teenage boy left with serious facial injuries in New Hall Lane attack

Junction of New Hall Lane and Acregate Pic: Google Police are appealing for information following an assault on a teenager in Fishwick, which left him with serious facial injuries. The attack happened in New Hall Lane close to the […]

2 days ago
Covid-19 cases dropping in most areas of Preston and South Ribble

Covid-19 cases map to 18 February 2021 The majority of areas in Preston and South Ribble continue to see a decrease in cases of Covid-19. Farington, Lea and Marina, and Preston City Centre are among the 22 […]

7 days ago
Emergency tree works at Brockholes Brow to cause road closures and diversions

Preston City Council have announced that emergency tree work will take place at Brockholes Brow, Preston. The work on the A59 will take place Sunday, 21 February. Read more:Bus lane […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Tributes paid in memory of man who died in New Hall Lane crash

A fundraiser has been set up to remember 18-year-old Haroon Ahmed, who tragically passed away following a car crash last week. The GoFundMe page pays tribute to the ‘selfless’ young […]

3 weeks ago
Police confirm 18-year-old died in New Hall Lane crash

New Hall Lane near the junction with Blackpool Road and Brockholes Brow Pic: Google A young man has died following a collision in Preston. At around 10:50pm last night (Thursday 4 February) there was a major crash on New Hall Lane, opposite the Hesketh […]

4 weeks ago
New Hall Lane reopens after serious crash causes overnight closure

New Hall Lane near the junction with Blackpool Road and Brockholes Brow Pic: Google Police closed New Hall Lane for around seven hours overnight after a serious crash. It has since been confirmed that an 18-year-old passenger died in the crash. The driver and […]

4 weeks ago
Planning application submitted for phase one of Preston and South Ribble’s ‘Flood Risk Management Scheme’

Flooded River Ribble near London Road Pic: @vladivir A planning application has been submitted for the first phase of the Preston and South Ribble Flood Risk Management Scheme. The Environment Agency has worked alongside Lancashire County Council, Preston […]

4 weeks ago
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