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

Road in Fulwood closed due to burst water main

United Utilities in Lytham Road Pic: Di Guzik A road in Fulwood has been closed due to a burst water main. Lytham Road has been shut between Plungington Road and Garstang Road. United Utilities are on the scene […]

2 years ago
Eight deaths from coronavirus confirmed at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals on Saturday May 30

Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has announced eight more deaths from coronavirus. The figures come from those who have died at Royal Preston and Chorley hospitals. One person died […]

2 years ago
Firefighters stop fire at Plungington car garage from spreading

Fire crews and police on the scene in Plungington Road Pic: Stac Dickinson/Plungington Community Page Plungington Road was closed off during Friday afternoon as firefighters tackled a fire at a car garage. The fire broke out shortly after 3pm between Robinson Street and the Lytham […]

2 years ago
Fulwood close shares how their street’s bond has grown stronger during lockdown

Social distanced chat in Marston Moor during VE Day Pic: Blog Preston Line dancing, scarecrow festivals and social distancing BBQs are just some of the ways this Fulwood street has been making it through the lockdown. Marston Moor, off Lansdown Hill, is […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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
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