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Greyfriars

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.

Eastway Hub supermarket and retail park approved

An overhead view of how the Eastway Hub would be laid out An overhead view of how the Eastway Hub would be laid out A new supermarket and mini retail park is to be built in Eastway. Known as the Eastway Hub […]

6 days ago
Turkish BAE interns given Preston tour

The four BAE interns visiting the Town Hall The four BAE interns visiting the Town Hall Four young Turks have been given a guided tour of Preston Town Hall during their time in the city. Currently staying in […]

2 weeks ago
Rugby rivalry to be renewed as Preston Grasshoppers take on Fylde

Hoppers v Fylde the last time they met Hoppers v Fylde the last time they met Lancashire rugby rivalries will be renewed in September as Preston Grasshoppers face Fylde. The derby has not taken place since 2011 due […]

4 weeks ago
Second Preston Tory quits the party in the city

Councillor Rowena Edmondson Councillor Rowena Edmondson A second Preston Conservative councillor has decided to go it alone. Councillor Rowena Edmondson has stood down from the Tory party to become an Independent Conservative. The […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Six months of roadworks to begin for new Fulwood roundabout

The junction with Tom Benson Way will be blocked off as part of roundabout works Pic: Google The junction with Tom Benson Way will be blocked off as part of roundabout works Pic: Google A new roundabout to link up hundreds of homes to one of Preston’s […]

2 months ago
A Costa drive-through could be coming to Fulwood

Artist's impression of the Eastway development A Costa drive-through is proposed for the Eastway development A Costa drive-through could be one of the first arrivals at the new mini-retail park in Fulwood. A planning application has […]

3 months ago
Eastway retail park moves a step closer to construction

The Eastway development would include a number of retailers and a gym The Eastway development would include a number of retailers and a gym The next stage in the building of an Aldi and a mini retail park in Fulwood has moved […]

3 months ago
Eastway mini retail park detailed plans look set for approval

The land off Oliver's Place and Eastway earmarked for development The land off Oliver’s Place and Eastway earmarked for development An Aldi for Fulwood has moved a step closer as part of a new mini retail park. Land off Oliver’s […]

4 months ago
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