Wyre News

Latest news for Wyre, Lancashire. The borough borders to the North and Western side of Preston and includes the market town of Garstang and surrounding villages.

Police issue appeal to trace two teenage girls missing from near Garstang

Marley, aged 14 and Destiny, aged 16, were last seen on Friday morning near Garstang and last heard from during Friday night. Police believe they may have got a train from Preston to Manchester.

2 months ago
M6 northbound at Preston to be closed at J32-J33 on Saturday night

An aerial view of one of the bridges just north of Junction 32 on the M6 Pic: Google A northbound closure of the M6 will be in force on Saturday night as bridge works continue. The work at Stewarts Wood Bridge means the motorway is shut northbound from […]

2 months ago
Police hunt on the run child rapist Stephen Pennington

Stephen Pennington Pic: Lancashire Police Pennington, 35, was jailed in 2009 for the rape of a child and police say he presents a real risk to children and women.

2 months ago
M6 north of Preston was shut due to car chase, rocks thrown at police and railway line stand-off

The M6 was shut northbound while the chase unfolded on Thursday night Pic: Google There were long delays on the M6 between Junction 32-33 while police tracked down two people on the run after a vehicle was seen travelling at 130mph.

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement BMW driver dead after crash on A6 at Forton

Police closed the A6 at the Hollins Lane junction Pic: Google A driver has died after a crash on the A6 at Forton during Wednesday (27 September) morning. The BMW X2 left the main road at Hollins Lane and collided with […]

2 months ago
Storm Agnes sees Preston and Lancashire set for wild Wednesday night

Storm clouds over Ashton-on-Ribble Pic: Tony Worrall Storm Agnes is expected to sweep in and batter Preston and Lancashire over the next 36-hours. A yellow weather warning is in force from 12noon on Wednesday (27 September) through […]

2 months ago
Popular Fylde chippy expands to Ingol

Inside Seniors Fish and Chips Pic: Seniors Fish and Chips / Facebook A popular chippy with shops across the Fylde, Wyre and Blackpool has opened in Ingol. Seniors Fish and Chips launched in Granton Walks on Wednesday (20 September). The chippy is […]

3 months ago
M6 overnight closure between Junction 32 and 33 for bridge works

Work taking place on the M6 at Stewart's Wood Bridge Pic: Highways Agency North West The M6 will be shut northbound during Tuesday evening as bridge repairs continue. The Stewart’s Wood Bridge work means Highways Agency North West is closing the motorway from Junction 32 […]

3 months ago
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