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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.

Friends of Fishwick and St Matthews object to plans to extend chicken factory hours of operation

Gafoor halal in Fletcher Road The Friends of Fishwick and St Matthews have lodged an objection to the removal of out of hours working restrictions at Gafoor Pure Halal in Deepdale. The condition – which […]

9 months ago
Police find axe near Fishwick play area during weapons sweep

Police yesterday found an axe during a weapons sweep near a Fishwick play area. On Monday 15 November, Lancashire Police searched a Preston estate under national knife crime initiative Operation […]

9 months ago
Top Cafe in Deepdale appealing for information after break in

Stolen till from Top Cafe abandoned on wasteland Top Cafe in Deepdale has been broken into and the owner is appealing for the help of residents. While the owner is unsure when the break in took place, they […]

9 months ago
Six Preston parks retain their Green Flag awards

Ashton Park may see new flowers blooming Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council has today announced that six local parks have won Green Flag Awards. Green Flag included Ashton Park, Avenham and Miller Parks, Fishwick Bottoms, Haslam Park, Moor Park […]

10 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Sir Tom Finney Community High School to see new car park and other changes

Sir Tom Finney Community High School. Pic: Google A planning application has been submitted for works to be done to Sir Tom Finney Community High School. The changes include a new car park, lighting columns, 3m tall security […]

11 months ago
Mosque in Fishwick applies to change internal layout of building

Fishwick Mosque. Pic: Google A planning application has been submitted to reconfigure the internal layout of a Fishwick mosque. The application seeks to change the internal layout at Masjid-E-Aqsa in Fishwick Parade. It states: […]

11 months ago
Specialist maths school in Preston plans approved

What the school will look like. Plans for a specialist maths school in Preston have been approved. The new school, which will be in London Road, is a collaboration between two education providers, Lancaster University and Cardinal […]

1 year ago
Former Perry’s Motor Village to become affordable housing estate

Perry's motor village stands in Blackpool Road Pic: Google The former Perry’s Motor Village in Blackpool Road is to become an affordable housing estate. Plans have been submitted to turn the car dealership into 31 houses and 42 apartments/maisonettes. […]

1 year ago
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