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Fire at derelict former Chinese restaurant in Ashton-on-Ribble

Firefighters tackled a fire at a former Chinese restaurant in Ashton-on-Ribble during Tuesday afternoon. At 2.57pm yesterday (Tuesday, July 13) four fire engines responded to a fire on Aqueduct Street. […]

7 months ago
Children evacuated from fire at Bamber Bridge nursery

Blaze at Busy Bees nursery, Bamber Bridge. Pic: Lancashire Fire A fire broke out at Busy Bees nursery in Bamber Bridge this afternoon (Tuesday 8 June). Fire crews were called at 1.30pm to attend the scene, and the roof was […]

8 months ago
Severe fire breaks out at Avenham property renovation site

Blaze broken out at former Hindu temple site. Pic: Preston fire station There are reports that a ‘severe fire’ has broken out at a property renovation site in Avenham Place. The site is a former Hindu temple which was currently being turned […]

8 months ago
Guild Wheel fires tackled by Preston wildfire unit

Guild Wheel grass fire Pic: Preston Fire Station Several fires have been dealt with along the Guild Wheel near Brockholes. Firefighters from Preston Fire Station tackled the unattended camp fires and grass fires today (Saturday 3 April). The […]

10 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Explosion reported at a property in Deepdale

Bleasdale Street East, pic: Street view Fire crews from Preston and Bamber Bridge were called to an incident on Bleasdale Street East in Deepdale to reports of an explosion. The incident occurred at around 10:40am on […]

12 months ago
‘Say no to disposable BBQs’ – firefighters call on residents to protect beauty spots

Drone footage showing the smoke plume at Longridge Fell Pic: Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service Firefighters are asking for the public’s help to protect beauty spots after two major incidents last month. This week is set to see temperatures soar to up to 28 degrees […]

2 years ago
Students saved by smoke alarms when fire broke out in kitchen at Preston student halls

Residents at a student flat in Brook Street were saved by the smoke alarms when a fire broke out in the kitchen. An unattended pan caught fire in the communal […]

2 years ago
Smoke from huge Merseyside fire seen in Penwortham

A huge fire at a recycling plant in Newton-le-Willows could be smelled from as far away as Penwortham this afternoon. The blaze, in Earlstown, was declared a major incident as […]

2 years ago
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