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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.

Walk-in Covid vaccinations at Preston Grasshoppers

The new artificial pitch at Preston Grasshoppers Preston Grasshoppers confirmed earlier today they will be offering a ‘walk in’ vaccination service for anyone yet to have the jab. The team at the Rugby Football Club informed Blog […]

2 days ago
Beauty salon to open in new Garstang Road development in Fulwood

New salon Contour on Garstang road, Fulwood Contemporary beauty salon Contour is set to open in early May in Garstang Road in Fulwood. The salon owner, Liv Hindmoor has plans to open on May 1 and further […]

1 month ago
Preston Grasshoppers launch third collection appeal on Sunday

Following two successful events and discussions with the Salvation Army, Preston Grasshoppers youngsters and their families are launching their third food bank appeal. The Grasshoppers are appealing for people to […]

2 months ago
New mosque could be built by Broughton roundabout

A new competition has been launched to find a talented and ambitious architect to design a mosque in Preston. The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has opened the competition […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Crowdfunding campaign launches to finish upgrade of Conway Park children’s play area

The first phase of Conway Park's play area upgrade A local conservation group are asking people to support a fundraiser which aims to improve Conway Park. The Friends of Conway Park group has launched a crowdfunding campaign, with funds […]

3 months ago
Preston Grasshoppers donate ‘huge’ amount of food to benefit Salvation Army foodbank

Following an extremely successful Christmas campaign in support of the Salvation Army, the mini juniors section at Preston Grasshoppers appealed to Prestonians to donate food and vital supplies. Hoppers operated […]

4 months ago
Latest housing development in Fulwood sees 95 new homes off Lightfoot Lane

95 new properties are to be built in Fulwood following the launch of the Barratt Homes development Romans Green. Located on Lightfoot Lane, a collection of three and four bedroom […]

4 months ago
Latest Preston planning applications for December 18 to January 7

Candidates are battling for a seat at Preston Town Hall Pic: Tony Worrall Below are the planning applications registered with Preston City Council between December 18 and January 7. To see more applications in Preston or where you live, follow this link. Change of use of […]

4 months ago
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