News and information about the Greyfriars area of Preston, Lancashire. One of the electoral wards making up the area known as Fulwood, it has the West Coast Main Line running through its heart and includes the Lightfoot Lane area.

Police release e-fit picture in connection with Fulwood rape

An Evo-fit image of a man has been released by Preston Police as part of a rape investigation. The police have said they would like to identify the man who […]

3 weeks ago
Local housing plan deadline must be hit to avoid building free-for-all

New homes on Hoyles Lane The race is on for Preston, South Ribble and Chorley councils to complete years of work that will determine where and how many new houses are built in each area […]

1 month ago
Hopfest beer and gin festival confirms music line-up

One of Preston’s most popular beer and gin festivals returns to the city’s rugby club this weekend. Hopfest is back for 2023 and there’s still a few tickets left for […]

5 months ago
Preston City Council local elections 2023 full list of results

Local elections 2023 Pic: Preston City Council The Preston City Council local elections took place yesterday (Thursday 4 May) with Labour holding 10 out of the 16 seats available. There was no change elsewhere as the Conservative […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Three day beer festival returning to Fulwood cricket club

Plenty of ales will be on offer during the festival A three day beer festival is returning to a Preston cricket club at the end of this month. Fulwood and Broughton Cricket Club located in Garstang Road, held its first […]

7 months ago
Major revamp of The Black Bull in Fulwood

The Black Bull pub The Black Bull in Fulwood recently welcomed pub-goers back following an extensive three week refurbishment. Exhibiting a brighter look, the renovation has seen the pub undergo a complete transformation. To […]

8 months ago
Preston local elections 2023 candidates confirmed

Polling station in College ward Preston City Council Local Elections are taking place on Thursday 4 May. Below is a full list of everyone seeking election across the 16 wards. Don’t forget – you will […]

8 months ago
Preston-based inclusive rugby team celebrate fifth anniversary

Preston-based Typhoons RUFC – Lancashire’s first inclusive rugby team – celebrated their fifth anniversary in January. Typhoons RUFC, established in 2018, was set up with the goal of attracting more […]

10 months ago
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