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Big revamp of Waddecar Scout Centre planned near Preston

Waddecar Scout Activity Centre. Pic: West Lancashire Scouts West Lancashire Scouts are fundraising for the future of the Waddecar Scout Activity Centre, based on the outskirts of Preston, near Beacon Fell. The centre has been open since 1954, […]

6 months ago
Preston beauty spots to star in new Love from Lancashire charity calendar

The winning photo of Hoghton Bottoms Pic: Shafiq Khan Beauty spots from around Preston and South Ribble are set to feature in a new Love from Lancashire calendar. Mental health charity Lancashire Mind decided to create the calendar after […]

4 years ago
Filming for new street racing film Curfew taking place at Beacon Fell

One of the cars due to feature in Curfew Pic: Beacon Fell Country Park One of the cars due to feature in Curfew Pic: Beacon Fell Country Park Anyone visiting Beacon Fell may be finding a rather clapped out petrol station in one of […]

6 years ago
Beacon Fell ‘for sale’ as Lancashire nature sites up for grabs

beacon fell Rising 266 metres above the Lancashire countryside with views across to Preston and surrounded by 75 hectares, a country park could be yours as the county council looks to sell […]

8 years ago
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Petition calls for Beacon Fell Visitor Centre to be saved

Beacon Fell is visited by tens of thousands of people each year Pic: Dan Talbot A country park on the outskirts of Preston could have its visitor centre shut down. Lancashire County Council is proposing to discontinue its countrywide service by 2018 as it struggles […]

9 years ago
Solar Eclipse: Preston’s top five places to watch

beacon fell As Britain prepares to plunge into darkness on March 20, we look at some of the best Preston spots to see the first solar eclipse since 1999 (and experts say […]

9 years ago
Birds of prey event at Beacon Fell

Owl being held Owls, hawks, buzzards, falcons and eagles will take to the skies at Beacon Fell on Friday. The Friends of Beacon Fell birds of prey sees flying demonstrations at the Bowland […]

10 years ago
Trees to be felled at Beacon Fell natural park

A swathe of trees are to be felled to allow younger trees to grow on the Fell An area of outstanding natural beauty near Preston is due to have environmental work carried out upon it. Beacon Fell, whose moody sides you can see from the city, needs […]

11 years ago
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