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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.

Moor Park gains Green Flag status to notch up seven top parks in Preston

Moor Park has seen a major change in fortunes Pic: Gary Bond Moor Park has seen a major change in fortunes Pic: Gary Bond Another of Preston’s parks has gained Green Flag status to recognise it as one of the country’s best […]

58 mins ago
Sinkhole appears in New Hall Lane

The sinkhole has opened up in Fishwick Pic: Craig Thomas The sinkhole has opened up in Fishwick Pic: Craig Thomas Preston’s heatwave has seen part of one of the city’s main roads begin to melt. A sinkhole has developed in […]

1 week ago
A valuable multi-coloured beard has raised cash for Preston hospice

Les presents his donation to St Catherine's Hospice - and sports his England beard Les Hewitson A Preston man has gone all shades of the rainbow with his beard to raise money for St Catherine’s Hospice. Les Hewitson has seen more than £1,000 donated […]

2 weeks ago
Call for Preston City Council to take action over Northern rail

A Northern service on its way Pic: Tony Worrall A Northern service on its way Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council is being urged to help ramp up the pressure on the failing Northern rail network. Fishwick councillor Whitney […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Muslim academy for boys in Preston receives outstanding Ofsted rating

Pupils from Eden Boys celebrate the Ofsted rating Pupils from Eden Boys celebrate the Ofsted rating A Muslim boys secondary school in Preston has been rated as outstanding following its first inspection. Ofsted visited the academy in May […]

3 weeks ago
New Deepdale cycle route delayed by trams looks set to go ahead

Remains of the former Longridge line can be found throughout the East of the city Remains of the former Longridge line can be found throughout the East of the city Councillors are being urged to create a new cycle route and pathway on a derelict […]

4 weeks ago
Cars targeted during Fishwick break-ins

One of the cars had its window smashed off New Hall Lane One of the cars had its window smashed off New Hall Lane Frustrated Fishwick residents have released CCTV pictures after a number of cars in their road were targeted by […]

4 weeks ago
Preston Guild Wheel to be extended with a new Fishwick spoke

The entrance to Watery Lane from Fishwick View Pic: Google The entrance to Watery Lane from Fishwick View Pic: Google A pothole ridden track looks set to become the latest spoke in Preston’s Guild Wheel. Formed in 2012 the 21-mile […]

1 month ago
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