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Fulwood

News and information about the area of Fulwood, which stretches from Lightfoot Lane in the north to Blackpool Rd in the centre of the city. Including Greyfriars, Sharoe Green, Garrison, Brookfield and also parts of Tulketh and Plungington

Lightfoot Lane residents group vow to fight Redrow Homes development

The residents of Lightfoot Lane have been battling against numerous planning applications in the area A residents group fighting to stop developments in the North of the city have criticised a planning inspector’s decision. Redrow Homes have been granted outline planning permission to build 330 […]

8 years ago
Planning appeals pave way for new housing in North West Preston

lightfoot lane A second large-scale housing development has been turned over on appeal after councillors refused it. The Connemara outline application for land off Lightfoot Lane in Fulwood will be allowed after […]

8 years ago
Three Preston teenagers arrested as police warning over “potentially lethal” drug

Two of the pills found by police Three Preston teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of supplying a “potentially lethal” drug. Police have issued a warning after tablets being sold as Valium are a much stronger drug. […]

8 years ago
Updated: Missing Fulwood woman found by police in Preston City Centre

Michelle was last seen at home early on Thursday morning Updated 8.38am: Police report they found Michelle in the city centre in the early hours of Friday morning. They thank the public for their assistance. Police are appealing for a […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Redrow Homes plan further planning application for Lightfoot Lane “early in the New Year”

lightfoot lane Housing developers Redrow are forging ahead with their plans to build new homes in the North of the city. The housing giant who overturned a rejection of their plan to […]

8 years ago
Plans to build over 300 new homes in Fulwood allowed under planning appeal

lightfoot lane An appeal to allow over 300 new homes in Fulwood has been given the go-ahead. Redrow Homes wanted to build up to 330 properties off Lightfoot Lane in the north […]

8 years ago
Broughton roundabout roadworks: Overnight closures planned throughout August, September and October

Traffic at the Broughton roundabout is often backed up due to congestion on the A6 Work on the Broughton roundabout continues with overnight closures beginning from Sunday 11 August. The roadworks which will allow extra traffic through the bottle-neck junction of the A6 and M55 […]

8 years ago
Broughton bypass plans back before Preston City Council for re-approval

The proposed route for the Broughton bypass Lancashire County Council has re-submitted its plans to build a bypass at Broughton. The project, which has been mooted for 20 years, has been re-applied for as previous permission, granted […]

8 years ago
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