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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

Murder investigation after woman found dead in Fulwood house

The incident took place in Sharoe Green Lane Pic: Google Police are appealing for information after a woman was found dead at an address in Fulwood. Officers were called to Sharoe Green Lane at shortly before 2pm on Sunday (15 […]

1 month ago
Fulwood man has carbon credit fraud conviction quashed after spending three years in prison

Chimney with smoke emerging Pic: Nick Humphries A Fulwood man has been cleared after he was wrongfully convicted for a crime he didn’t commit in 2014. Hanif Patel’s email address was used by a family member in […]

2 months ago
Fulwood woman’s loved ones set up foundation for suicide prevention in young people

Mary O'Gara Loved ones of Fulwood woman Mary O’Gara have set up a non-profit organisation in her memory. The Mary O’Gara Foundation is dedicated to suicide prevention in young people. Since Mary’s […]

2 months ago
Investigation as controversial Eastway development sees more trees bulldozed

Before and after photos show trees have been replaced with a large dark block Pic: Mark McCormack Investigations are taking place into the removal of trees at the controversial Eastway Employment Park development. The planning application from HBS Group for ten commercial units at the D’Urton Lane […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fulwood creators make new healthcare clothing a scrub above

A model wearing Zesti healthcare clothing A group of Fulwood-based creators have launched a new range of scrubs designed to strike the right balance of function and fashion. Based in Pittman Way and recently launched, Zesti […]

2 months ago
Roadshow at Preston College to prove it’s never too late for university

Preston College A careers advice programme is visiting Preston College to encourage more adults to think about starting university as a mature student. Future U, which works across Lancashire to encourage more […]

2 months ago
Labour holds majority as first all-female ward elected at Preston local elections 2022

Elected Labour Councillors for Brookfield ward Mel Close (left) and Naoimh McMahon (right) Pic: Preston City Council The Preston City Council local elections took place yesterday (Thursday 5 May) with Labour holding 11 out of the 17 seats available. There was no change elsewhere as the Conservative […]

2 months ago
Firefighters battle blaze at Preston city centre chippy

Firefighters outside Market Street Chippy Pic: Shane King Firefighters have battled a blaze at Market Street Chippy in Preston city centre. The fire happened on Monday (2 May). Four fire engines from Fulwood, Penwortham and Preston attended the […]

2 months ago
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