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News and information about the Garrison area of Preston, Lancashire. Part of the district of Fulwood the area includes Preston’s barracks and lots of new housing to the Eastern edge of the city.

Preston councillor tells of heartbreak as son dies from brain cancer

A councillor for a Fulwood ward is stepping down less than a year after being elected, in tragic circumstances. Councillor Anna Hindle, Labour, was elected in May last year winning […]

4 months ago
Fulwood Barracks closure is put back by MOD – as campaigners vow to fight on

The original barracks building is due for refurbishment as part of the plans Military historians within Fulwood Barracks have been reacting to the decision to keep the site operating for longer than planned. The Ministry of Defence confirmed during Thursday (28 February) that […]

4 months ago
Warning after suspicious activity in Fulwood street

Highgate Avenue where the incident took place Pic: Google Police are on the hunt for an Audi after suspicious activity in Fulwood. Preston Police say around 3.30pm on Wednesday (13 February) a dark blue Audi A3 with a personalised […]

4 months ago
New homes plans for Fulwood to be considered

Plans have been submitted to build 34 new homes off Ladybank Avenue, Fulwood. Developers Anwyl Homes have submitted the proposal to Preston City Council’s planning department for consideration. The plans […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fulwood one-way system being ignored due to roadworks

Holmfield Road is one-way Pic: Blog Preston Motorists are flaunting one-way rules due to roadworks in Fulwood. Drivers have been filmed going the wrong-way up Holmfield Road and Kennington Road. Watling Street Road is closed for day-time […]

5 months ago
Preston Military Show is returning to Fulwood Barracks

A previous Preston Military Show Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s popular Military Show will return to Fulwood Barracks this summer. Visitors will have the chance to enjoy displays of military equipment, activities in the arena and see bands marching […]

5 months ago
Staffordshire Bull Terrier hurt in Fulwood hit and run

Pablo kitted out for one of his runs Pic: Alex Knight/Blog Preston A dog is receiving treatment after being hit by a van in Fulwood. An appeal for information and witnesses after the hit and run has been made. The incident took […]

5 months ago
Former Royal Garrison pub could become flats

The former pub has become increasingly run-down Pic: Tony Worrall Long-stalled proposals for a former Preston pub are back on the go. The Royal Garrison, at the junction of Watling Street Road and Sir Tom Finney Way has stood empty […]

5 months ago
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