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.

A Preston love story as couple celebrate platinum wedding anniversary

Alan and Greta with their card from the King Pic: Blog Preston A couple from Preston are celebrating their platinum wedding anniversary. Alan Rhodes and Greta Sproson got married on 10th July 1954 at Christ Church Preston, Fulwood, meaning they have now […]

3 days ago
Booths in Fulwood brings in car park changes

The Booths store in Sharoe Green Lane Pic: Blog Preston Parking changes at a city supermarket have come into force. Customers visiting Booths in Fulwood now only receive one hour of free parking. The Sharoe Green Lane store has made […]

3 days ago
Search underway after man with crutch goes missing from Royal Preston Hospital

Michael Tomlinson A search is underway after a man went missing from Royal Preston Hospital. Michael Tomlinson, 46, was last seen close to Royal Preston Hospital on 22 June. Police said that […]

1 week ago
Chorley couple raise over ¬£16,000 for Royal Preston Hospital’s neonatal unit

Neil and Rachel (second and third from the right) with NICU staff. Pic: LTH A couple from Chorley have raised more than ¬£16,000 for the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at the Royal Preston Hospital‚Äôs Sharoe Green Maternity Unit. When baby Eva Williams arrived […]

2 weeks ago
Opinion: Why we need our new hospital to remain in Preston

Royal Preston Hospital and the Lancashire coroners service is the focus of the documentary Pic: Channel 5 I attended the hustings at the University of Central Lancashire. The candidates were asked a question about the plans for the new Preston hospital to be located in South Ribble. […]

3 weeks ago
Preston predicted to end up with two hospitals in next decade

Royal Preston Hospital Emergency Department Pic: Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Preston will effectively end up with two hospitals when the city‚Äôs long-awaited new Royal opens in around a decade from now. That was the prediction of veteran Preston politician Sir […]

3 weeks ago
Fulwood residents urged to check ‘around midnight’ for footage after grenades found

Police in Fulwood People living in and around Watling Street Road are being urged to check dashcams, doorbell cameras and CCTV cameras after two grenade-type devices were discovered in Fulwood. A controlled explosion […]

3 weeks ago
Archbishop Temple High School’s 60th birthday celebration success

There were funfair rides and a raffle for families to enjoy. Archbishop Temple Church of England High School in Fulwood celebrated its 60th birthday over the weekend. On Saturday 15 June, a family fun day marked the special occasion on the […]

3 weeks ago
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