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Fishwick

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.

Investigation after motorist threatened by men on a motorbike

Police are investigating after a motorist was threatened on New Hall Lane. The incident happened at around 6pm on Monday 14th October, close to the Price Check shop. A white […]

3 days ago
Police shut down house in Fishwick after antisocial behaviour

Police have closed down a house in Fishwick Parade after on going antisocial behaviour and nuisance from the property. Preston Neighbourhood Policing Team acted on concerns within the community about […]

5 days ago
Residents and businesses invited to share their views on the Flood Risk Management Scheme

The Ribble in flood down at the Bullnose on Boxing Day Pic: Roger Goodwin Residents and businesses are invited to attend a number of events hosted by the Environment Agency to share their views on the Preston and South Ribble Flood Risk Management Scheme. […]

2 weeks ago
How this new group is telling Preston’s men it’s okay not to be okay

Man looking sad Pic: engin akyurt from Pixabay A newly-formed group is offering one-to-one and group sessions to help Preston’s men manage their mental health. Menhear was formed in April 2019 by William Killeen. The non-profit organisation’s mission […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police hunt for missing Preston teen Dione Draisley

Police are asking for information which could help the find Dione Draisley, 19, who is missing from Preston. Dione was last seen in the Wilbraham Street area of Fishwick on […]

2 months ago
New Hall Lane pharmacy to offer free eye tests to refugees

NHL Pharmacy is doing Sunday afternoon opening for the event Pic: Google Refugees in Preston are being urged to undertake a free eye test. New Hall Lane Pharmacy and Eyecare is opening its doors. The Mayor of Preston councillor David Borrow will […]

2 months ago
Where you can explore with Heritage Open Days 2019 in Preston

Winckley Square Pic: Gareth Edwards Heritage Open Days are returning to Preston, with even more venues opening their doors in 2019. This year there are 36 different buildings available to explore between Friday 13 September […]

2 months ago
Preston tram line plan derailed by chicken factory extension in Deepdale

Gafoor halal in Fletcher Road Preston’s test tramline in Deepdale has been derailed by an extension to a chicken processing plant. Gafoor Poultry Products Ltd applied to extend the side and rear of the building […]

2 months ago
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