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 College to deliver employability skills programme as part of £1m project

Preston College skills project. Pic: PCC Preston College has secured a partnership with Preston City Council to deliver skills development as part of a £1m government-funded project. The programme is part of the UK Shared Prosperity […]

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Man and teenage boy appear in court charged with burglaries in Fulwood

Blue light from a police car Pic: South Ribble Police A man and a teenager have been arrested following two burglaries in Fulwood. Leslie Andrews, 38, of Dalmore Road, Ingol and a 15-year-old boy were arrested on Thursday 22 February. […]

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Jewellery shop in Preston donates thousands to Rosemere Cancer Charity

Fundraising manager Sue (centre) receives the Whittles donation from store manager Rose Wilson (left) and assistant manager Sarah Broadbent. Pic: Rosemere Cancer Foundation A jewellers in Preston has donated over £3,000 to Rosemere Cancer Foundation. Whittles, on Fishergate, decided to donate to the charity after Sarah Broadbent, the assistant store manager had treatment […]

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Plans to charge relatives of seriously ill to stay at Royal Preston Hospital scrapped

Royal Preston Hospital Emergency Department Pic: Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Plans to charge the relatives of seriously ill patients to stay in on-site accommodation at the Royal Preston Hospital have been scrapped. Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (LTH) had […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Preston man on his way to run full length of Thailand in 50 days for local orphanages

Chris running through the hot streets of Thailand. Pic: Chris Russell A man from Preston is well on his way to running the full length of Thailand, which is just over 2,100km, in 50 days. Chris Russell, 33, who lives in […]

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Jordan North who started radio career in Preston quits BBC Radio 1

Jordan North was the drivetime presenter on BBC Radio 1 Pic: BBC A radio DJ who started his broadcasting career in Preston has abruptly quit Radio 1 after a decade. Jordan North, who lived and went to high school in Penwortham and […]

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Ashton woman donates new machine to Royal Preston Hospital in memory of her brother

A woman from Ashton has donated a new machine to Royal Preston Hospital’s kidney unit in memory of her brother who died in 2021. Eleanor Morgan donated a new £1,700 […]

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Fulwood school forced to delay school year added to rebuilding programme

Our Lady's Catholic High, Fulwood A Preston school that had to delay the start of its academic year after it was found to contain a type of concrete that can collapse without warning has been […]

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