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News and information about the area of Fulwood, which stretches from Lightfoot Lane in the north to Blackpool Rd in the centre of the city. Including Greyfriars, Sharoe Green, Garrison, Brookfield and also parts of Tulketh and Plungington

Preston poet teams up with national housebuilder to celebrate the north

Preston poet Sarah Chadwick has teamed up with a housebuilder to highlight the north of England through verse. Barratt Homes commissioned Sarah to write a poem titled Up North. It […]

7 hours ago
Bonfire Night 2021: Firework displays in and around Preston and South Ribble

The fireworks on the Saturday evening of the Riversway Festival are always a highlight, lighting up the Docks Bonfire Night is just around the corner, and with it comes a fantastic host of fireworks displays. Here are the displays occurring in Preston, South Ribble, and nearby this year. […]

11 hours ago
Fulwood school to receive new sports facilities as flood defence work gets underway

Archbishop Temple School in St Vincent's Road, Fulwood Work has begun on new sports facilities at Archbishop Temple School in Fulwood. The Environment Agency will create three new football pitches and an artificial cricket wicket under the £54 […]

12 hours ago
Fulwood, Leyland and Penwortham pupils amongst judges at Lancashire book awards

Pupils from Fulwood, Leyland and Penwortham have judged the 2021 Lancashire Book of the Year Awards. The participating schools were Our Lady’s RC High School in Fulwood, Leyland St. Mary’s […]

1 day ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston band The Juice bringing ‘scally rock with a sweet pop sheen’ to The Ferret

Preston band The Juice are playing their first headline show at The Ferret this week. Performing this Thursday (21 October), The Juice draw influence from The Beatles, ska and punk […]

2 days ago
Why a 3m tall polar bear was spotted in Fulwood today

Clarion and Bamber Hawes Pic: Peter Towers A giant polar bear has been spotted heading north up the A6 in Fulwood today (Sunday 17 October). Photos shared with Blog Preston show the three-metre tall bamboo and paper […]

4 days ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week October 9 to 15

The Harris and Flag Market in Autumn Pic: Tony Worrall Tributes have poured in for the much-loved and respected Preston North End owner, Trevor Hemmings, who sadly died this week aged 86. But the heartwarming comments have proven that Prestonians […]

5 days ago
Preston College to enforce mask-wearing as Covid-19 cases rise nationally

Entrance to Preston's College in St Vincents Road in Fulwood News that Covid-19 cases are rising has led Preston College to enforce mask-wearing from Monday. As a precautionary measure, from Monday 18 October, students and staff, unless exempt, must wear […]

6 days ago
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