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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.

Police want to trace man after serious assault just off New Hall Lane

Preston Police want to speak to Wayne Collett in connection with a serious assault. Police were called to the incident at around 7pm on November 19. On arrival at the […]

8 months ago
Well-known Preston window cleaner Arthur Eteson passes away

Arthur Eteson, well-known window cleaner. Pic: Youtube Window cleaner Arthur Eteson passed away on Friday 20 November. He has been cleaning windows in the area for years and was a well-loved member of the community. The 79-year-old […]

8 months ago
Map shows latest coronavirus case rise and falls in areas of Preston and South Ribble

Latest Preston and South Ribble coronavirus data map Most areas of Preston and South Ribble have seen a decrease in Covid cases over the last week (11-18 November). However, areas such as Leyland North, Plungington and University and […]

8 months ago
Preston Community Hub collecting gift donations for Christmas shoe boxes

Preston Community Hub are encouraging people to donate to this years shoebox appeal Preston Community Hub’s volunteers are in the process of collecting gifts for children in the St Matthews and Fishwick area of Preston. Currently around 120 families are served a week […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement In case you missed it: Five stories from Preston this week November 14 to 20

Dawn breaking over Preston on Thursday 18 November Pic: Tony Worrall We’ve had plenty of news to bring you from Preston over the past week. The transgender flag was flown from Town Hall to honour lost trans lives, Preston Council confirmed […]

8 months ago
Man arrested in Fishwick for possession of ‘machete type’ knife

A man has been arrested following an incident in Fishwick. Preston NPT Tast Force Officers attended the incident today (November 20) where they detained a male. He was in possession […]

8 months ago
St Matthew’s area of Preston sees a doubling of coronavirus cases in space of a week

Latest coronavirus cases map for Preston and South Ribble. Latest coronavirus data shows that St Matthew’s has seen a 127 per cent rise in Covid cases in the last week (4-11 November). Other areas in Preston and South Ribble […]

8 months ago
Two men to appear in court charged with murder of Adam Le Roi

Adam Le Roi was stabbed to death in a flat in New Hall Lane Pic: Preston Police Detectives investigating the murder of a 25-year-old man in New Hall Lane have charged two men. Connor Rumble, 25, and Grant Gardner, 24, were charged late on Monday (16 November) […]

8 months ago
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