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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

Costs delay transfer of Lancashire’s fire headquarters from Preston to Chorley

Budget cuts and a £10m price tag have hampered plans to move the Lancashire Fire Service HQ out of the old Victorian buildings in Fulwood, Preston for at least another […]

8 years ago
Preston Roller Girls Valentine’s Day Massacre almost here

Preston Roller Girls, picture from Matt | Lea Photography Don’t forget to go to Preston Roller Girls first home bout of the 2014 season. This Saturday 15 February sees the girl face-up against Swansea City Roller Derby. The fun […]

8 years ago
Fulwood residents group prepare to campaign on Garden City plan

The residents of Lightfoot Lane have been battling against numerous planning applications in the area A residents group are preparing to do battle with planners over development of the North West of Preston. The Lightfoot Lane Area Residents Association have sent a rallying cry to […]

8 years ago
Prison sentence for driver who admitted killing Fulwood cyclist

Paul Fingleton was killed while cycling home in May 2012 A driver who was on his mobile phone has been jailed for killing a cyclist on the Broughton roundabout. Paul Fingleton, 47, was knocked down by Frank Wrathall of Strickens […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Annual Preston Model Railway Exhibition returns

Fans of very small trains be excited. The Preston and District Model Railway Society is holding its annual exhibition in March 2014. Growing more popular every year the event features […]

8 years ago
Fire crews called to Royal Preston Hospital after lift shaft smoke

Ten firefighters were called to Royal Preston Hospital last night after a piece of electric equipment caught fire. Two crews from Fulwood and Preston fire stations were alerted by the […]

8 years ago
Lightfoot Lane house to be demolished as new housing plan lodged

The house on Lightfoot Lane which would be demolished A number of large family homes could be built off Lightfoot Lane in Fulwood. Plans to demolish a building at 242 Lightfoot Lane and build 13 new detached houses in […]

8 years ago
Preston Roller Girls in Valentine’s Day Massacre

Preston Roller Girls, picture from Matt | Lea Photography Preston Roller Girls proudly present their fourth home big game. Join Preston’s very own roller derby girls as they take on Swansea City Roller Derby, in a fast and furious […]

8 years ago
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