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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.

School roof in Fulwood left trashed by attempted lead thieves

Some of the damage caused as tiles were stripped from the roof Pic: Kennington Primary School A Fulwood school needs thousands of pounds to help repair its roof. Kennington Primary School, in Kennington Road, was targeted during the Easter holidays. Would-be thieves tried to steal lead […]

2 years ago
Fulwood man admits he wrote racist graffiti on Masjid E Salaam Mosque

Paul Melling snapped the work ongoing at the mosque A man has admitted he was responsible for racist graffiti at a Fulwood mosque. Gavin Edghill, 47, of Lower Bank Road, Fulwood, pleaded guilty to five counts of racially aggravated […]

3 years ago
Man from Fulwood charged with racist messages left on city mosque gate posts

The graffiti has been classified as a hate crime by police A Fulwood man has been charged in connection with racist graffiti on a city mosque. Masjid-e-Salaam in Watling Street Road was targeted three times during the Easter weekend. An NHS […]

3 years ago
Preston man arrested on suspicion of leaving Fulwood mosque hate crime messages

Masjid e Salaam in Watling Street Road Pic: Tony Worrall A Preston man has been arrested after three offensive messages were written on gate posts of a city mosque. Masjid-e-Salaam was targeted on three occasions during the Easter weekend. First […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Muslim group issue message in wake of Fulwood mosque graffiti

The graffiti has been classified as a hate crime by police A Muslim charity in Preston has issued a plea to meet with the graffiti artists behind recent hate crimes against a city mosque. The Light Foundation has expressed shock at […]

3 years ago
Two further racist messages left on Fulwood mosque gate posts

Masjid e Salaam in Watling Street Road Pic: Tony Worrall Police are continuing to investigate after two more hateful messages were found scrawled on the gates of a mosque in Preston. A major hate crime investigation is under way after […]

3 years ago
Racist graffiti appears outside Fulwood mosque

Masjid e Salaam in Watling Street Road Pic: Tony Worrall Police are investigating alleged racist graffiti outside a mosque in Preston. Masjid E Salaam in Watling Street Road has two racist slurs on two pillars along the front of the […]

3 years ago
Warning issued after thefts from cars across Fulwood

Watling Street Road is one of the areas targeted according to police Pic: Google Motorists in Fulwood are being warned to be extra vigilant when securing their vehicles. Preston Police have issued a warning after saying they’ve seen a number of thefts from cars. […]

3 years ago
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