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.

Two arrested following thefts from cash machines in Preston and Chorley

Power tools seized following thefts from cash machines in Chorley and Preston Two men have been arrested and a large amount of cash and power tools seized following thefts from cash machines in Preston and Chorley. One ATM theft was reported to […]

7 months ago
Preston City Council local elections 2023 full list of results

Local elections 2023 Pic: Preston City Council The Preston City Council local elections took place yesterday (Thursday 4 May) with Labour holding 10 out of the 16 seats available. There was no change elsewhere as the Conservative […]

7 months ago
Full list of Coronation Bank Holiday weekend Preston street parties and road closures

Flower display in Miller Park Pic Janette Hall Preston City Council has released the full list of road closures ahead of the street parties taking place in celebration of the Coronation Big Lunch 2023. The commencement time and […]

7 months ago
Double yellow lines approved for Fishwick streets but sparks petition against them

Parking restrictions are to be introduced around a busy Fishwick bus stop over concerns that a lack of room is posing a risk to road users in the area. Double […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Two Fishwick roads due to see no-stopping rule introduced

Tudor Avenue bus stop Lancashire County Council has designed plans for a no stopping order on two roads in Fishwick to improve traffic flow. New clearways will be introduced to the Tudor Avenue bus […]

8 months ago
NHS jobs fair at The Sahara Project secures dozens of jobs

Dozens of people who attended a jobs fair at a Preston community centre have secured roles in the local NHS in the year since the event was staged. Thirty-three posts […]

8 months ago
Preston local elections 2023 candidates confirmed

Polling station in College ward Preston City Council Local Elections are taking place on Thursday 4 May. Below is a full list of everyone seeking election across the 16 wards. Don’t forget – you will […]

8 months ago
The Foxton Centre’s Avenham base to be rebuilt

The proposed brand new Foxton Centre Pic: Studio john Bridge There are plans to completely demolish the Foxton Youth and Community Centre into a brand new state-of-the-art facility. If plans are approved, Preston firm Studio John Bridge, would build a […]

8 months ago
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