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Sharoe Green

News and information about the Sharoe Green area of Preston, Lancashire. It is part of the district known as Fulwood and best known for including Royal Preston Hospital within its borders.

Preston charity urges city to ‘Walk the Lights’ in support bubbles this year

The Blackpool Illuminations Pic: Kevin Haworth Day trippers planning on visiting Blackpool Illuminations later this month are being asked to park the car and walk the five miles through the lights to help local cancer charity […]

2 weeks ago
Local community invited to join in with Longsands school scarecrow trail

Scarecrow Pic: John Collins from Pixabay Longsands Community Primary School is organising a scarecrow trail and inviting the local community to take part. The Fulwood school’s Parents, Teachers and Friends Association (PTFA) is encouraging people to […]

2 weeks ago
Where Preston’s coronavirus hotspots are for latest available positive cases data

A coronavirus testing site at Moor Park in Preston Pic: Donna Clifford Coronavirus cases in Preston are spiking in central and eastern parts of the city. One Preston ward has one of the highest infection rates in all of Lancashire in the […]

3 weeks ago
Two new hospitals could serve Lancashire with Royal Preston Hospital closing under new government plan

Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Paul Melling The government has given its strongest hint yet about the creation of a ‘super hospital’ in Central Lancashire. Royal Preston Hospital, in Fulwood, and Lancaster Royal Infirmary would both be […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Royal Preston Hospital staff bare all to raise money for Rosemere Cancer Centre

Physios posing for the charity calendar A charity calendar created by the Plastic Surgery & Burns Department at Royal Preston Hospital has raised £3,972 for the Rosemere Cancer Foundation. The ‘Burns & Plastics Beauties 2020’ calendar […]

3 weeks ago
More Preston and South Ribble libraries reopening this week

Ingol Library sign More libraries are due to reopen across Preston and South Ribble this week. Libraries at Bamber Bridge, Kingsfold, Kirkham and Sharoe Green reopen today (Wednesday 30 September). The library at […]

3 weeks ago
Baby Beat funds new sensory therapy experience for sick babies in Preston

Baby Beat funds new multi-sensory therapy experience for preterm and sick babies at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Babies on the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Royal Preston Hospital are set to benefit from a multi-sensory therapy experience. A grant for a mobile play therapy unit called The […]

4 weeks ago
Commemorative plaque at Royal Preston Hospital for much-loved doctor

Dr Prab Salpekar A plaque has been erected at Royal Preston Hospital’s new Critical Care Unit in memory of Dr Prab Salpekar, a much-loved and highly-respected Lancashire physician. Dr Salpekar, who passed away […]

4 weeks ago
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