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Wyre Locations

Covering the towns and villages of Wyre, we mainly cover the villages and towns on the A6 corridor as well as Inskip, Great Eccleston and Barton.

Preston biker dies after St Michael’s crash

Garstang Road in St Michael's on Wyre Pic: Google Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist sadly died following a collision in St Michael’s on Wyre. Officers were called to Garstang Road at 1.30pm yesterday (Saturday January 15) […]

5 months ago
Inskip Christmas tractor run raises £2,500 for hospital’s children’s charity

The successful tractor run which was held as a Christmas event in Preston, raised £2,500 for Lancashire Teaching Hospital Charity’s Children’s Appeal. 45 tractors were decorated and played carols while […]

5 months ago
Food bank use in Garstang soars as families ‘struggle to cope’

Front L-R Jane Sandiford (Sales Executive, McCarthy Stone), Deborah Bond (McCarthy Stone, Marketing Executive) and Kathryn Sperring, (Ordinand/ Food Hall manager) Back L-R Heather Blackwell (volunteer), Emma Dyer (volunteer), Diane Brown (volunteer) and Evie McGrann (student placement) On the run up to Christmas, foodbank use in the Garstang area has risen, with people turning to the St Thomas’s Church Food Club for help. The food packages that […]

7 months ago
Preston agriculture firm adopts new tech to improve cow health

A Preston agricultural footbath manufacturer has teamed up with Siemens to improve cow health. Hoofcount, on Reservoir Road, has adopted Siemens data capture and control technologies to help farmers make […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Garstang dog blood bank service appeals for donations

A new Garstang blood bank service for dogs is appealing for local donations when it arrives this December. Pet Blood Bank UK has partnered with Lanes Vets to run lifesaving […]

7 months ago
Three vehicles rescued from flood water near Inskip

Preston Police have taken to social media to warn people of a road closure due to flooding. Woods Lane near Inskip is closed between Rapely Lane and Lewth Lane, with […]

8 months ago
M6 near Preston closed due to flooding

M6 near Junction 32 Pic: Google Part of the M6 near Preston is closed due to flooding. Two lanes have been shut on the southbound carriageway between J33 and J32. Traffic officers are at the scene. […]

8 months ago
Construction of new £7 million Garstang care home now underway

Lancashire County Council has announced that construction work on a new £7 million Garstang care home has begun. The work on the three-storey, 45-bed care home, which will replace the […]

8 months ago
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