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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. It includes the council wards of Greyfriars, Sharoe Green, Cadley, Garrison and College.

Private hospital in Preston to double in size

On site at the hospital from l-r: Prof Charles Davis, Caroline Lane, Claire Wignall, Gwam Rajiah and Sara Rajiah A private hospital in Preston is expanding. Greater Lancashire Hospital off Longridge Road has been operating since January 2014. Now it is seeing a significant extension built so they can […]

2 days ago
Lane closure on the M6 causing Sunday lunchtime delays at Preston

Heavy traffic on the M6 around Junction 31A on Sunday Pic: MotorwayCameras Sunday drivers heading through Preston are seeing delays due to a crash on the M6. Highways England says there is a lane closed on the M6 northbound, although this closure […]

2 days ago
Rosemere funds personal treatment gowns after concerns over cleanliness

Treatment Delivery Team Leader Kelly Littlefair (right) hands over the Radiotherapy Department’s stock of new Rosemere Cancer Foundation funded gowns to Treatment Planning Team Leader Catherine Abbott Radiotherapy patients at Rosemere Cancer Centre will be given their own brand new treatment gown after concerns were raised about cleanliness and sizing. Rosemere Cancer Foundation agreed to spend £1,625 […]

5 days ago
Parked car left smashed as driver lost control on busy Fulwood road

The damage can be seen to both vehicles Pic: LancsRoadPolice A BMW driver lost control in a crash on a busy Fulwood road. Preston Police closed off part of Black Bull Lane during Sunday (11 August) afternoon. Shortly after 4pm […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Longridge Road waste energy plant moves to next stage

A ground level view of the plans for Longridge Road Proposals for a £200million incinerator on the outskirts of Preston have moved to the next stage. Preston City Council’s planning committee voted not to object to the scheme from Miller […]

1 week ago
Miller & Carter Steakhouse coming to Fulwood

Fillet steak at Miller and Carter A national steakhouse chain is to open in Fulwood. Miller and Carter Steakhouse has taken a unit at the Eastway Hub. The development, which will be between the Preston Grasshoppers […]

1 week ago
Longridge Road energy plant unlikely to be objected to by Preston City Council

An overhead view of Longridge Road Energy Centre Proposals for an incinerator in Longridge Road will receive backing from the city council. Miller Turner have applied to Lancashire County Council to build the £200million plant. It would be […]

2 weeks ago
Police closed M6 after late-night incident near Junction 31

Traffic on the M6 during Tuesday night Pic: Tracey Ryan Motorists became stuck in long tailbacks during Tuesday evening on the M6. Preston Police closed the M6 between Junction 32 at Broughton and Junction 31 at the Tickled Trout. It’s […]

2 weeks ago
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