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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.

Police raid suspected brothel in St Matthews

Preston Neighbourhood Police have conducted a search at an address in Harling Road on the St Matthews ward and found a suspected brothel. As a result of further enquiries two […]

1 day ago
Hundreds of early Eid ul Adha meals delivered to Prestonians impacted by Covid-19

Just under 240 meals were delivered Pic: Preston's Promise A special Eid ul Adha meal has been delivered to Prestonians impacted by Covid-19 by community group Preston Promise. The classic dish of Lamb Biryani, which originates from the kitchens […]

7 days ago
Two Fishwick men charged with firearm offences after organised crime bust

Police officer wearing a face mask Pic: Lancashire Police Two Fishwick men have been charged with firearm offences as part of Lancashire Police’s efforts to disrupt organised crime. At 4pm on Wednesday 14 July officers stopped a vehicle in […]

1 week ago
Cannabis farms uncovered in Ribbleton and Fishwick after police raids

Preston Police have executed a drug warrant at an address on Ribbleton Avenue on Tuesday, 15 June as part of the response to some recent violent incidents in the Plungington […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Stop and search in place after trouble in Deepdale involving youths and weapons

Section 60 map Pic: Preston Police A Section 60 order is in place covering Grange, Fishwick, Deepdale and St Matthews. It follows various incidents of disorder in the Deepdale area earlier today (Saturday 12 June), which […]

1 month ago
Two males arrested for possession of an offensive weapon on New Hall Lane

Preston Police have recently increased patrols in the area of New Hall Lane. Following this, last night the Preston Neighbourhood TaskForce have arrested two local males for possession of an […]

2 months ago
Covid-19 cases on the rise in majority of areas in Preston and South Ribble

Map showing Preston and South Ribble Covid-19 cases in the seven days to 26 May 2021 Covid-19 cases are on the rise again in many areas of Preston and South Ribble. Out of the 32 localities covered in Blog Preston‘s weekly update, 21 saw increases. In […]

2 months ago
Sam Johnstone sticks to Preston roots and trains at city gym ahead of Euros

Professional footballer Sam Johnstone paid Smart Fit Preston, on Campbell Street, a visit after it was announced the Preston-born-and-bred athlete has made the provisional England squad. Sam is preparing at […]

2 months ago
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