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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.

St Matthews saying no to anti-social behaviour

st matthews mission Over recent months, local residents have raised concerns about levels of antisocial behaviour in hotspot areas across the neighbourhood. Local policing teams had been responding and working with those involved […]

8 years ago
Details announced for Fishwick community cinema project

A community cinema project has announced more details about its big screen lineup. Cinema Around The Corner runs in Fishwick from Wednesday 4 December to Sunday 8 December. St Matthew’s […]

8 years ago
Community film showings coming to Fishwick in December

Ghostbusters could be one of the cult classics shown at the screenings Films are set to be screened in an area of Preston which has been without a cinema for decades. Fishwick, which used to have three film theatres, will have movie […]

8 years ago
Praise for Fishwick and St Matthews local area plan

Volunteers at the Friends group A neighbourhood plan for Fishwick and St Matthews has been praised by the government. Local residents in the area are working with the city council on shaping how developments will […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston schools to get urgent repair work on struggling heating systems

Brookfield Primary School is one of five schools to have work undertaken to improve its heating Five Preston schools are set to have their heating systems and other improvements made thanks to county council cash. Lancashire County Council is pumping £5 million across the county on […]

8 years ago
Homes in St Matthews have lead stolen from roof

Over 30 houses have had lead stolen from their roofs in the St Matthews area of the city. Lancashire Police have launched an investigation following the spate of thefts. Police […]

8 years ago
Police patrols at Brockholes Nature Reserve to be stepped up after motorcycle nuisance complaints

brockholes Police and fire crews will be working to cut down on motorcycle nuisance in the Brockholes area. Patrols are being stepped up in and around the nature reserve over the […]

8 years ago
Top things to do in and around Preston: Covering Wednesday 4 September – Tuesday 10 September

Time for our weekly look at some top things to do in and around Preston for the week ahead. We’re publishing this on a Wednesday lunchtime so it previews the […]

8 years ago
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