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News and information for the College area of Preston, Lancashire. Part of the Fulwood district the area includes the Preston College campus.

Healthcare centre for former Little Sisters site in Fulwood due for approval

The site in Garstang Road, the healthcare centre would stand next door to the current care home Pic: Blog Preston A new healthcare centre looks set for approval despite objections. The three-storey mega doctors surgery is planned for land on the site of the former Little Sisters of the Poor […]

3 months ago
Police ‘extremely concerned’ for man missing from Royal Preston Hospital

Jack Smith Police have launched an urgent appeal to trace a man who has gone missing from Royal Preston Hospital. Jack Smith was last seen at the hospital in Fulwood around 12.15pm […]

4 months ago
Fulwood Leisure Centre pools closed due to ‘technical fault’

Fulwood Leisure Centre in Black Bull Lane Pic: Blog Preston A Preston leisure centre has closed its swimming pools due to a technical fault. Swimmers arriving at Fulwood Leisure Centre were turned away during Sunday (30 June). It follows a […]

4 months ago
Fulwood Academy recruits a therapy dog for students

Biscuit with two of the Academy pupils A troubled Preston academy has brought in a four-legged assistant. Biscuit is the latest recruit to enrol at Fulwood Academy. The Black Bull Lane school is the mental health companion […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fulwood Academy brings in trouble-shooter to help turn it around

Lee Waring and Andy Haughey A headteacher tasked with turning round a failing Fulwood school has brought in his right-hand man from his previous school. Andy Haughey has been made vice-principal for behaviour and attendance […]

4 months ago
Fulwood to be start and end point for West Coast Classic cycle race

Expect to see plenty of cyclists out on the city's roads for this Pic: wiggiejo Hundreds of cyclists are expected to pedal into Preston during mid-July. The West Coast Classic takes place on Sunday 14 July. An estimated 750 riders will take place in three […]

4 months ago
Preston mums-to-be wanted for new TV show to be filmed at Royal Preston Hospital

Entrance to Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Blog Preston Mums-to-be in Preston are being asked if they would like to appear in a new TV show. Royal Preston Hospital is appealing for those due in July or August this […]

4 months ago
Police chase through Fulwood roads after attempt to steal a car

Harrison Road in Fulwood Pic: Blog Preston A police chase took place down a number of Fulwood roads during the early hours of Bank Holiday Monday. Preston Police were called to reports of a car being stolen […]

5 months ago
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