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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.

General election 2019 results for Wyre and Preston North

Ballot Box Wyre and Preston North has elected its new MP and it is Ben Wallace. Conservatives hold the seat and have a majority of 16,781 votes compared to 14,151 at the 2017 general election. […]

1 month ago
Preston Lib Dems urge council to take action to halt a No Deal Brexit

Councillor Raisbeck says the city must do more to raise alarm over prospect of a No Deal Brexit A Preston councillor is asking the city council to put pressure on the city’s MPs to reject a No Deal Brexit. Liberal Democrat councillor Tony Raisbeck has tabled the motion […]

5 months ago
Miller & Carter Steakhouse coming to Fulwood

Fillet steak at Miller and Carter A national steakhouse chain is to open in Fulwood. Miller and Carter Steakhouse has taken a unit at the Eastway Hub. The development, which will be between the Preston Grasshoppers […]

5 months ago
Spot yourself at Hopfest 2019 in Fulwood

The sun was out as was the gin and ale at a Fulwood rugby club’s beer festival. Hopfest had its biggest and busiest year yet. Organisers have released dozens of […]

6 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 […]

7 months ago
Police continue search for missing Fulwood teenager

Josh Elder A teenager has been missing from home for more than a week. Preston Police have released a picture of 16-year-old Josh Elder. He was last seen in Lansdown Hill, Fulwood, […]

8 months ago
Hopfest confirms when the ale returns to Preston Grasshoppers

Crowd gathered at Hopfest last year Hundreds of beer and gin lovers will be returning to a Fulwood festival this summer. Hopfest at Preston Grasshoppers has confirmed its dates. Opening to the public at teatime on […]

8 months ago
Work starts on first homes approved on former Ingol golf course

Work starts on the land off Wychnor Homes being built as the first in a development of hundreds of new homes on the former Ingol Golf Club have been approved. Preston North End owner Trevor Hemmings is […]

8 months ago
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