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Firefighters pelted with mud and stones while battling Ribbleton fire

Fire engine Pic: Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service A group of people threw mud and stones at a Lancashire fire crew yesterday as they tackled a blaze in Ribbleton. In a tweet today (14 March), Lancashire Fire and […]

2 months ago
Preston fire service to donate equipment to Ukrainian frontline

A Lancashire fire service is donating a fire engine and four pallets of equipment to firefighters on the Ukrainian frontline. Lancashire Fire And Rescue Service, with its headquarters in Fulwood, […]

2 months ago
Pictures show aftermath of fire near mosque in Deepdale

On Wednesday December 15, firefighters battled a Deepdale shed blaze that spread to an adjacent building. At 02.41am, four fire engines from Preston, Penwortham, and Bamber Bridge attended a commercial […]

5 months ago
Fire at Umberto Fish and Chips in Ashton successfully put out

Fire engines outside Umberto Fish and Chips Pic: Ashton and PR2 Community Group This morning (Tuesday 28 September) at around 10.04am, four fire engines from Preston, Fulwood and Penwortham were called to a fire at Umberto Fish and Chips in Watery Lane. Firefighters […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement UCLan research into cancer threat from fires leads to new training for firefighters

New training for firefighters, aimed to fight the cancer threat from fires, has been launched by the Fire Brigades Union (FBU), having been developed in tandem with the University of […]

8 months ago
Firefighters attend living room fire on Langton Street

There was a fire at a property in Langton Street. Pic: Google Fire crews attended a fire at a house in Langton Street, off Fishergate Hill, in the early hours of this morning (Tuesday 14 September). The incident involved a fire in […]

8 months ago
Firefighter jobs going near Preston – plus a chance to be a cadet

Firefighters in action dealing with a fire at a takeaway in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall A chance to join Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service is being offered – and a way in to becoming a firefighter. Fulwood fire station has a fire cadet unit voluntary […]

5 years ago
Cotswold fire for Preston Firefighters

Members of the Fire Bridge Union are striking over pensions Emergency services were called out yesterday for a suspected fire in the Cotswold outdoor clothing shop on Fishergate in Preston. Here are a couple of photos from the day. The […]

9 years ago
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