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

Aerial pictures show Preston Western Distributor progress

One of the new bridges over the canal for the new road Pic: Stephen Young/LCC New aerial pictures show the work progressing on the latest new road for Preston. The Preston Western Distributor will link the M55, from a new motorway junction, down to the […]

2 years ago
Further coronavirus death at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals as South Ribble cases rise by four

Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Paul Melling A further death from coronavirus has been confirmed by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. The Trust, which operates Royal Preston and Chorley Hospitals, says the total number of deaths […]

2 years ago
Royal Preston Hospital staff receive Indian takeaway and ‘Thank You NHS’ cream cake

Some of the food delivered to NHS workers and the cream cake thanking them An Indian takeaway in Deepdale has been helping keep the city’s key workers fed. Adam Sayid and team made the delivery to Royal Preston Hospital. It included a fresh cream […]

2 years ago
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals reports six further coronavirus deaths taking death toll to 191

Six more deaths from coronavirus have been recorded in Royal Preston and Chorley hospitals. Latest figures released by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust say the total death toll at […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Royal Preston Hospital staff using new video service to supply clips of neonatal babies to families during lockdown

Afiyah Master from Preston has a video message recorded by staff to be sent to her family Pic: Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Families unable to see premature and unwell babies at Royal Preston Hospital are able to use a new video service. Funded by the Baby Beat Charity at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals […]

2 years ago
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals has highest daily total of coronavirus deaths in England and Wales for Thursday May 21

Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has announced 10 deaths from coronavirus today (Thursday May 21). The figure is the highest recorded from any hospital trust in England and Wales […]

2 years ago
Harris Park in Fulwood sees plans lodged for 69 new homes and nine apartments

The former Harris Children's Home Pic: Tony Worrall A former orphanage owned by Preston’s multi-millionaire Yousuf Bhailok could become a new housing development. Harris Park, off Garstang Road, Fulwood, is currently a gated set of luxury houses within […]

2 years ago
Two Fulwood playing fields to see major drainage work to boost Cadley FC expansion

Sherwood Park in Fulwood Pic: Blog Preston Draining two playing fields in Fulwood to allow more space for a football club’s expansion is to be funded by Preston City Council. South Drive Park and Sherwood Park are […]

2 years ago
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