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.

Christmas restrictions for Preston and Lancashire will only allow Christmas Day indoor meet-up

Boris Johnson during a press conference on Saturday (19 December) Pic: No10DowningStreet Christmas coronavirus restrictions have been tightened, the government confirmed. Prime Minister Boris Johnson said due to the rising Covid-19 infection rate in England and a new mutation of coronavirus which […]

5 months ago
Christmas restrictions set to change as Prime Minister to lead press conference

Boris Johnson gave his latest press conference to the country Christmas restrictions are expected to be tightened as the government debates how to halt rising coronavirus infection rates. A tier-4 set of restrictions is understood to be introduced for London […]

5 months ago
Three-year-old girl receives adapted bike just in time for Christmas after generous tutor and students adapt it for her needs

A Myerscough College Foundation Learning tutor and his students have finished a very special project for a local girl with Cerebral Palsy. Andy Nuttall, Lecturer in Motor Vehicle Studies, along […]

5 months ago
Preston’s coronavirus infection rate continues to rise, South Ribble’s falls and government mulls tier-4 and post-Christmas lockdown

A Christmas scene in Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus infection rate is continuing to climb as the government is considering a new tier level of restrictions. New confirmed cases for the city on Friday (18 December) were […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Garstang care home submits application to secure more modern facilities for residents

Bowgreave Rise Care Home, Garstand. Pic: Google Maps A planning application for a new care home and an extra care scheme at Bowgreave Rise, Garstang has been submitted by Lancashire County Council. The new care home is set […]

5 months ago
Preston and South Ribble’s latest coronavirus infection rates on day of no tiers change

Sunrise over Preston rooftops Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and South Ribble’s latest coronavirus cases have been confirmed as we learned Lancashire will remain in tier-3 restrictions for at least another two weeks. New Covid-19 confirmed cases for […]

5 months ago
Full tier-3 and Christmas restrictions for Preston and Lancashire

Christmas lights in Friargate in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall It has been announced today (Thursday 17 December) that all of Lancashire will remain in tier-3. This is after a rise in coronavirus cases across many places in the area. This means […]

5 months ago
Kind-hearted gran creates popular milk bottle top Christmas trees to raise funds for Rosemere Cancer Foundation

Kind-hearted Barton gran Sandra Coulson is more excited for Christmas than most. Back at the start of the national lockdown in mid-March, Sandra began asking family and friends to collect […]

5 months ago
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