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. It includes the council wards of Greyfriars, Sharoe Green, Cadley, Garrison and College.

Flood alert issued for River Ribble and River Darwen at Preston

River Ribble at Walton-le-Dale Pic: Laura Ousby River levels are rising on the Lower River Ribble and River Darwen. A flood alert is in force from the Environment Agency. Update: During Monday morning all flood alerts and […]

2 months ago
Eastway Aldi to launch as opening date is confirmed

Aldi will occupy the space to the left while B&M will move into the middle unit Preston’s latest Aldi will open on Thursday 1 August at the new Eastway Retail Park. The first 30 customers through the door of the Oliver’s Place store will receive a […]

2 months ago
Amputee told she may lose her other leg after developing DVT following surgery at Royal Preston Hospital

Entrance to Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Blog Preston A woman who lost her leg in a car accident has been told she may face a further amputation after she developed DVT following an operation at Royal Preston Hospital. […]

2 months ago
Second night of stop and search area activated by police in Preston

The area covered by the order on Sunday night A second night of stop and searching by police has been activated. It follows a car chase and fight in Deepdale during Saturday (20 July) afternoon. Preston Police have confirmed […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police confirm St Thomas Road incident which triggered use of stop and search

St Thomas Road where the incident took place Pic: Google A stop and search order for a large swathe of Preston was stood down during Sunday morning. Preston Police have revealed more about the incident which triggered the use of […]

2 months ago
Police begin stop and search after disorder in Deepdale and Ribbleton

The area covered by the Section 60 order Stop and search powers are in force across a swathe of Deepdale, Fulwood and Ribbleton during Saturday night. Preston Police have stepped up patrols after two incidents of disorder. Both […]

2 months ago
Preston secures cutting-edge cancer treatment thanks to £40,000 from Rosemere

Entrance to Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Blog Preston A cutting-edge cancer treatment is now available at Royal Preston Hospital thanks to an investment of £40,000 from Rosemere Cancer Foundation. The money has been used to help the Plastic […]

2 months ago
Traffic delays in Fulwood due to fire at allotments

Fire crews are dealing with a fire at allotments in Fulwood. Lancashire Police also attended to close the road as smoke was billowing across causing visibility problems. Crews were called […]

2 months ago
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