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.

Christmas lights vehicle convoy through Preston raises thousands for Marie Curie

Truck in Christmas convoy A tractor-led convoy featuring dozens of lorries, vans and diggers has raised over £2,000 for end of life charity Marie Curie. Organised by Bryan Eccleston and now in its second year, the convoy lit up the […]

1 year ago
Barton Grange Garden Centre supports Preston disability charity this Christmas

Skiggle Charity Bells Pic: Lakes PR Ltd For the second Christmas running, Barton Grange Garden Centre is helping to raise much-needed funds for Preston-based disability charity Skiggle. Skiggle first partnered up with Barton Grange in 2021 with […]

1 year ago
Christmas bells ring out to raise funds for Preston charities

Eloise Ballantyne with her golden bell Christmas bells are ringing in Preston and raising money for five local charities. The bells are on sale at Barton Grange Garden Centre for £3.99 each, with £2 going to […]

1 year ago
Two men wanted as Booths stores targeted in Preston, Longridge and Garstang

Do you recognise these two men? Preston Police are asking for help to trace the men pictured above, following the theft of thousands of pounds of drinks from Booths stores in Lancashire. Large quantities of champagne […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement ‘Heavy hearts’ as The Pickled Goose in Barton closes blaming energy costs

The restaurant hopes to reopen one day Pic: @thepickledgoose A Preston pub and restaurant has closed its doors due to the increase in energy costs. The Pickled Goose situated on Garstang Road in Barton, is among many local businesses […]

1 year ago
Firefighters battle Preston commercial building blaze overnight

Kenlis Road Pic: Google Firefighters have battled a blaze at a commercial property near Preston. Six fire engines from Garstang, Preston, Fulwood, Bamber Bridge, and Penwortham attended the fire in Barnacre from around 8pm […]

1 year ago
Covid-19 autumn booster pop up locations in Preston

Cllr Jennifer Mein and County Cllr Michael Green with the mobile vaccination vans at Preston College Lancashire’s Covid-19 autumn booster outreach campaign was officially launched in Preston last month. Two mobile vaccine units (MVUs) were deployed at Preston College on Tuesday 27 September and Wednesday 28 […]

1 year ago
National Highways have released a new schedule on M6 33-32 roadworks

M6 near Junction 32 Pic: Google The full weekend closures of the M6 between Junctions 33 and Junction 32 will no longer go ahead for the remainder of the project. National Highways acted upon feedback, and […]

1 year ago
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