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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.

Travellers in London Road targeted with eviction notice

The caravans in London Road The caravans in London Road Travellers remain on two sites in Preston having moved on from Moor Park. Around 30 caravans moved from the grade-II listed park on Sunday (16 […]

1 day ago
Search continues for missing Preston schoolboy

Justin Corsbie Justin Corsbie Police are continuing to search for a teenager who was last seen in Fulwood. Justin Corsbie left Fulwood Academy in Black Bull Lane around 5.15pm on Tuesday (11 […]

4 days ago
There’s now a Portuguese takeaway in Preston

Tostada - the veggie one - is not just toast Pic: Blog Preston Outside the Novus Pizza takeaway in New Hall Lane Pic: Blog Preston When you think of Portuguese food it may well be a global chain beginning with N you think […]

1 week ago
Polish supermarket allowed to continue alcohol sales

Food Plus - the new name for Krakow in New Hall Lane Pic: Blog Preston Food Plus – the new name for Krakow in New Hall Lane Pic: Blog Preston A mini-supermarket blamed for a rise in anti-social behaviour and street drinking in Fishwick has […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Albert Richardson a former Mayor of Preston has died

Former councillor Albert Richardson Former councillor Albert Richardson A twice former Mayor of Preston has died. Honorary Alderman Albert Richardson passed away on Monday (3 September) aged 82. He was first elected in 1978 […]

2 weeks ago
Petition calls on Jeremy Corbyn to act on Preston grave decoration row

Preston Cemetery which borders Fishwick and Ribbleton Pic: spudfrawley Preston Cemetery which borders Fishwick and Ribbleton Pic: spudfrawley Campaigners have called for Jeremy Corbyn to intervene in rules around decorating graves in Preston and the rest of the UK. […]

2 weeks ago
Road in Deepdale to be closed for ‘Royal Wedding’

The top end of Chester Road is due to be closed Pic: Google The top end of Chester Road is due to be closed Pic: Google A short section of a road in Deepdale is to be shut for much of Sunday. Preston […]

3 weeks ago
Man found with head injury near New Hall Lane

Maitland Street off New Hall Lane Pic Google Maitland Street off New Hall Lane Pic Google Police have explained an incident that took place off New Hall Lane on Thursday morning. Eyewitnesses said a man was found covered […]

3 weeks ago
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