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Latest news and information for Garstang in the Wyre, a market town and surrounding villages to the north of Preston in Lancashire

Barton Grange garden centre reduce parking spaces as police warn over A6 restrictions

Inside Barton Grange's Christmas display last year Pic: Tony Worrall Car parking at a popular garden centre between Preston and Garstang has been cut back. Barton Grange Garden Centre is allowed to open under the government restrictions, as garden centres […]

4 days ago
Police appeal to trace 23-year-old missing man with Garstang family ties

James McDonald. Pic: Garstang and Over Wyre Police. James McDonald 23 years of age has been missing from his family since 28th September at his home address in Preston. He has family connections in the Garstang area. Police […]

1 month ago
Garstang entrepreneur receives publicity boost from former Dragon

Jen and her daughter A Garstang‐based children’s board game business has received a boost in publicity from Retail Entrepreneur Theo Paphitis. Jen Shillitoe, founder of Little Acorn Games, tweeted Theo about her business during Small Business Sunday (SBS) and was one […]

4 months ago
Garstang pensioner targeted by rogue traders as scams warning issued during lockdown

The lady in her 80s was charged an obscene amount of an hour's work trimming back a conifer Pic: Pixabay A pensioner in Garstang has been targeted by rogue traders. Lancashire County Council has issued warnings about a number of scams since lockdown began. A lady in her 80s received […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Have some pun and name the new Garstang mobile library

A new mobile library vehicle Literature lovers are being asked to help name Lancashire County Council’s new mobile library based at Garstang.  The vehicle, which is one of a six-strong mobile library fleet that’s being […]

11 months ago
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