The village of Grimsargh sits to the North East edge of Preston, a short drive from the major motorway links

Watch as firefighters tackle blaze at Preston scrap metal yard

Firefighters are working with site crew Pic: LFRS / Twitter Firefighters are tackling a huge blaze at Rough Hey Industrial Estate. Ten fire engines are at the scene along with two aerial ladder platforms. Firefighters are working alongside on-site crews […]

4 months ago
Grimsargh Club spring fair to raise funds for Rosemere

Members of Grimsargh Club celebrated the start of spring and its lighter evenings with a tea-time spring fair that raised ÂŁ190 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. It was organised by club […]

5 months ago
New Whittingham industrial estate will ‘improve rural economic growth’

Sandbank Estate Pic: Google Plans to create an industrial park in open countryside in Whittingham have been approved by Preston City Council. The application proposed new purpose-built industrial units for General Industrial (Class B2) and Storage or […]

5 months ago
Police urge public to ‘keep eyes peeled’ after bikes stolen from Haighton

Police have urged residents to be vigilant after thieves stole five bikes from a Haighton property. The bikes were stolen overnight from the Haighton, Preston, property between Saturday 26 and […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Roads in Grimsargh closed after crash

The Preston Road and Douglas Lane junction in Grimsargh Pic: Google Road closures are in place in Grimsargh following a road traffic collision. The closure is at the junction of Preston Road and Douglas Lane. Read more: Beacon Fell to be […]

5 months ago
Beacon Fell to be among stages for North West rally

A college near Preston is this month hosting the only closed road rally in the North West of England. On 18 and 19 March, Myerscough College will host the Legend […]

5 months ago
Plans for industrial park in Whittingham countryside set for green light

Sandbank Estate Pic: Google Plans to create an industrial park on open countryside in Whittingham are set to be given the green light by Preston City Council. The application seeks to demolish the current […]

6 months ago
Winckley Square relief charity seeks applications from local causes

Preston's city skyline Pic: Mick Gardner A historic Winckley Square charity with reserves of ÂŁ600,000 is searching for applications from local causes. The Daniel’s and Houghton’s Charity is an amalgamation of two charities created in 1649 […]

7 months ago
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