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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.

Financial advice firm open new branch in Fulwood

The national financial advice firm Tenet&You has opened a new branch in Preston. The newly developed offices on Garstang Road, Fulwood, which opened on 19 July, will bolster the company’s […]

1 week ago
Plans to demolish St Martin’s chapel in Fulwood approved

Sketch of proposed view from Broadway entrance Pic: Paddock Johnson Partnership A planning application to demolish St Martin’s chapel, Fulwood and rebuild it with houses has been approved. Previous an application was approved to demolish and build 14 residential units including […]

1 month ago
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 […]

3 months 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 […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

5 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 […]

5 months ago
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 […]

6 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 […]

6 months ago
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