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

Virtual balloon race raises money for Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Charity

Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Charity staff with their balloons. A virtual balloon race is set to take place on Friday 3 July to raise vital funds for the Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Charity, which supports patients of Royal Preston and Chorley […]

2 years ago
RAF plane spotted above Preston in unexpected flyover

A400M was seen flying over the skies of Preston this morning. Preston residents were treated with an unexpected flyover today (June 22) by an RAF aircraft. The A400M Atlas aircraft flew over the city several times this morning to the delight […]

2 years ago
Fulwood school pupil wins international art competition

Katie Williams A Fulwood school pupil has won first place in an international art competition. Katie Williams, who is in year 9 at Archbishop Temple School, placed first in her age category […]

2 years ago
Second free supermarket for NHS heroes opened after success at the Fulwood Support Hub

Food on offer for NHS staff includes teas, coffee, milk, cereal and more Another free supermarket for NHS staff has opened following the success of the Fulwood Support Hub. A satellite NHS Heroes Support Hub in Chorley allows staff of Lancashire Teaching Hospitals […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Refurbished Critical Care Unit opens at Royal Preston Hospital

Royal Preston Hospital's Critical Care Unit Ward Work is now complete on the first two phases of the expanded and refurbished state-of-the art Critical Care Unit at Royal Preston Hospital. Although the project was planned long before […]

2 years ago
How Preston Sikh Sewa Society UK is supporting our city during the pandemic

Members of the Preston Sikh Sewa Society presenting the cheque to NHS workers at RPH Preston Sikh Sewa Society UK has raised £600 to help in the battle against coronavirus. The funds have been split equally between Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Charity and Khalsa Aid, a non-profit […]

2 years ago
Dog control orders at some Preston nature reserves and parks being reviewed

Some areas of the city are already covered by the new Public Space Protection Orders - such as Ashton Park Pic: Tony Worrall The city is to be asked whether it wants seven dog control orders in parks and natures reserves in Preston to continue. Preston City Council is due to begin a […]

2 years ago
Preston woman’s Facebook comment sparks random act of kindness from a stranger

Jess and the crocheted rainbow gift A Preston woman’s comment on a Blog Preston Facebook post has sparked a random act of kindness from a stranger. Jess Hopwood, who lives at Derby Lodge Residential Care Home, […]

2 years ago
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