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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.

How these deserving Preston causes will benefit from local shoppers

The Space Centre in Ashton-on-Ribble Pic: Paul Melling A dozen deserving local causes are set to receive funding whenever people go shopping over the next year, thanks to the Co-op Local Community Fund. The Co-op recently welcomed the […]

3 weeks ago
Drugs seized in Deepdale raid

The door of the property has been boarded up after the raid Drugs have been seized from an address in Basil Street, Deepdale. Officers from Preston Neighbourhood Policing Team executed a drugs warrant at the address this morning (Wednesday 13 November). After […]

4 weeks ago
New business venture for mum and daughter duo in Preston

Flowers at Floral Fantasy A mum and daughter have set up shop together with a new floristry business. Floral Fantasy, which is located in New Hall Lane, is owned by Magdalena Kozlowska and Wiktoria […]

1 month ago
Milkman’s window broken on his early morning round

A milkman is asking for help in tracking down a man who smashed a window on his milk float as he delivered the morning milk. Shane King was on his […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

2 months 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 […]

2 months 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 months 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 […]

3 months ago
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