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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

Royal Preston Hospital expanded critical care unit to open early

Royal Preston Hospital staff outside the newly enlarged critical care unit Pic: Lancashire Teaching Hospitals A new critical care unit at Royal Preston Hospital is to open ahead of schedule. Hospital bosses say donations from the public have meant the work has been fast-tracked. Costing […]

2 years ago
Fulwood man releases CCTV after his child car seats taken during break-in

The man is seen in the CCTV footage in Williams Lane A Preston man is appealing for the return of two car seats after his car was broken into. Arj Naik has reported the incident to Preston Police who have shared […]

2 years ago
Royal Preston Hospital staff to benefit from Ā£250k donation from local firm

Staff working at Royal Preston HospitalĀ are set to benefit from a Ā£250,000 donation from local businessĀ JamesĀ HallĀ and Co Ltd,Ā Spar Distribution Centre for the North of England. The donation will enable the […]

2 years ago
Coronavirus deaths revealed by postcode as confirmed Covid-19 deaths rise to 71 in Preston and South Ribble

The drive-through coronavirus testing facility at Preston's College Pic: StePNE The number of confirmed deaths from Coronavirus in each district of Preston and South Ribble has been revealed. Figures released by the Office of National Statistics show a total of […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fulwood school producing 3D printed valves that could turn snorkel masks into ventilators

Charlotte Valve samples produced by Archbishop staff Staff from Archbishop Temple School in Fulwood have used the schoolā€™s 3D printers to produce sample valves that could convert a full-face swim mask into a life-saving ventilator. As well […]

2 years ago
Flats, community centre and shops plans for former Sumners pub site due for green light

One of the apartment blocks planned as part of the Sumners proposals Two apartment blocks, a community centre and shops in a new development on the site of a former Preston pub look set to go ahead. The Sumners was demolished in […]

2 years ago
Preston NHS heroes receive share of welfare packs worth Ā£85,000

Ward 12 staff with their packs NHS heroes at Royal Preston Hospital have received a share of 4,000 welfare packs containing donated items valued at around Ā£85,000. The packs were put together for frontline clinical staff […]

2 years ago
Swarm of wasps takes over Fulwood family’s back garden

Wasp swarm captured on video in Fulwood Pic: Chris Hart A Fulwood family had to retreat from their garden after a swarm of wasps appeared. Chris Hart said he could hear a buzzing sound growing louder while they werre out […]

2 years ago
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