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Vacant Penwortham housing complex used for fire rescue training exercise

Former residential complex The Maltings, off Hill Road South in Penwortham, Preston is being used for fire rescue training exercises. The empty building, once home to over a hundred people, […]

9 years ago
Appeal after fire at Preston flat

Police in Preston are appealing for witnesses following an unexplained fire at a flat in Ribbleton on 20 November. The police and fire service were called around 9.30pm to a […]

9 years ago
Electrical fire in Preston: services called

Emeregency services were called to a household fire in Preston due to a faulty tumble dryer. The fire occurred at 10:56 on 16 November. Two fire engines from Preston Fire Station […]

9 years ago
Preston firefighter on BBC3 Russell Howard’s Good News

Watch Russell Howard’s Good News on BBC3 tonight (15 November) at 9pm for a feature on a female firefighter from Preston Fire Station. Samantha Preddy, from Blackpool was picked to appear on […]

9 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Banging Firework Display at Penwortham, Preston

The annual firework display held on Pear Tree Park, Middleforth Green in Penwortham, Preston took place tonight on 5th November. Opened by Mayor of Penwortham, Councillor Melvyn Gardner the event […]

9 years ago
Preston fire crew attacked in city

A scene took place last night at Birkdale Drive on the Savick estate in Preston that brings shame on the city At about 9.46 pm, a small groups of youths […]

9 years ago
Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service HQ to Move Location

Lancashire’s Combined Fire Authority have approved plans to re-locate the Headquarters of the Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service from Fulwood to Chorley, building a new combined Service Headquarters and Training […]

9 years ago
Blaze in Ashton-on-Ribble today, emergency services called

Caught on camera today. A large fire in the back garden of a house on Powis Road in Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston. Smoke covered part of Watery Lane across from Morrisons supermarket […]

9 years ago
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