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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.

Police appeal for CCTV footage after arrest made for vehicle crime off Miller Road

Tennyson Mill Court Pic: Google Police have stepped up patrols in Ribbleton after vehicle break-ins. A man was arrested in Tennyson Mill Court in connection with vehicle crime. Preston Police said the housing estate, off […]

7 days ago
Coronavirus deaths revealed by postcode as confirmed Covid-19 deaths rise to 71 in Preston and South Ribble

The drive-through coronavirus testing facility at Preston's College Pic: StePNE The number of confirmed deaths from Coronavirus in each district of Preston and South Ribble has been revealed. Figures released by the Office of National Statistics show a total of […]

4 weeks ago
Osprey which had begun living at Brockholes Nature Reserve has died

The osprey in flight at Brockholes Pic: Steven Taylor An osprey which had taken up home at the Brockholes Nature Reserve has died. Highways England have confirmed they recovered the body of the bird of prey has been recovered […]

1 month ago
Environment Agency plan first stage of flood defences work on River Ribble and River Darwen at Preston

The River Ribble broke its banks during both Storm Ciara and Storm Dennis this winter Pic: Tony Worrall Work from the Environment Agency is to begin in late April in Preston and South Ribble. Major flood defences are being proposed along the River Ribble and ground investigation works […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Rare osprey sighting at Brockholes Nature Reserve is getting birdwatchers excited

A rare sighting of an osprey on the River Ribble has birdwatchers hoping for the flitter flutter of tiny wings at Brockholes Nature Reserve. Ospreys have been spotted at the […]

2 months ago
A Preston family is bottling up hand sanitiser and giving it away for free

Some of the hundreds of bottles of sanitiser that the Hussains have filled A Preston family is bottling up hand sanitiser and giving it away for free, in the battle against coronavirus. Shahid Hussain, his wife Kubra, daughter Imaan and his nieces have […]

2 months ago
Police trying to trace two more over nuisance scrambler bikes on Fishwick golf course

Two more scrambler bike riders police want to trace Pic: Preston Police Police have released further pictures in their clampdown on scrambler bikes on a golf course in the city. A quad bike was seized at the former Fishwick golf club site […]

2 months ago
Police crackdown on nuisance quad and scrambler bikes on former Fishwick golf course

Police have released pictures of two men on 'distinctive' bikes they want to speak to Pic: Preston Police Quad bikers plaguing residents living nearby to a former Preston golf course are being hunted. Preston Police have been cracking down on the former Fishwick Golf Course site. Officers were […]

2 months ago
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