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.

Emotional tribute paid to ‘well-liked’ man who was stabbed to death in Preston

Adam Le Roi was stabbed to death in a flat in New Hall Lane Pic: Preston Police The family of a man who died following a stabbing in Preston have paid an emotional tribute to him. Police were called around 2.20am yesterday (Sunday, 15 November) to a […]

8 months ago
Murder investigation launched after man stabbed in New Hall Lane flats

Police were called to Kayley House in the early hours of Sunday morning Pic: Google A 25-year-old man has died after a stabbing at a block of flats in Preston. Preston Police were called to Kayley House in New Hall Lane, Fishwick, at 2.20am on […]

8 months ago
Man charged with indecent exposure, burglary and assault after spate of incidents across Ribbleton and St Matthews

Shakespeare Road was one of the areas where incidents took place within the space of a week Pic: Google A man has been charged by police investigating a number of burglary and exposure offences in Preston. On Wednesday 4 November, a man was seen entering the rear garden of […]

8 months ago
Appeal for information after attempted burglary at Preston bike store

A bike store in Preston is appealing for information after burglars attempted to break into the store. GhostBikes in Mercer Street, Fishwick have released CCTV on their facebook page of […]

9 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Some areas of Preston and South Ribble seeing decrease in coronavirus cases

Interactive coronavirus cases map. Multiple areas of Preston and South Ribble have reported a decrease in coronavirus cases in their latest figures. Bamber Bridge West, Moor Park and Preston City Centre amongst others have […]

9 months ago
Environment Agency upgrade flood warnings for stretch of River Ribble at Preston

The areas in red show where flood warnings are in force from the Environment Agency Pic: Environment Agency North West Three flood warnings are in force for three sections of the River Ribble at Preston and South Ribble. Heavy rain overnight as Storm Aiden blew through has triggered the warnings […]

9 months ago
Two people in hospital after M6 crash at Preston involving five cars and a lorry

Traffic queuing on the M6 during Friday evening Pic: Preston Lancs traffic and travel Two people have been taken to hospital after being cut free from vehicles after a major crash on the M6 during Friday rush-hour. Lancashire Police shut the M6 southbound shortly […]

9 months ago
All but four areas of Preston and South Ribble see coronavirus cases increase in latest local figures

The Covid cases map of Preston is featuring more and more purple - high case areas Pic: Public Health England The week from 14 October to 21 October has seen all but four areas of Preston record an increase in their coronavirus cases. Penwortham North has seen a 163.6 per […]

9 months ago
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