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Former Brickworks uncovered by Council workmen

A former Preston brickworks was uncovered recently by Preston City Council workers. While installing a new water pipe at Fishwick recreation ground they uncovered relics from an old brick working […]

8 years ago
Notable people of Preston: Sydney Knowles BEM, a Preston born hero

Part one: Sydney’s early life in Preston Sydney Knowles was one of a handful of men to occupy a unique place in naval history for his daring deeds, during and […]

9 years ago
Meet Preston’s councillors: Martyn Rawlinson representing Fishwick

Martyn Rawlinson The latest in our series profiling the people behind the ballot box: Name? Martyn Rawlinson Age? 43 Which ward do you represent? Fishwick How long have you represented the ward? […]

9 years ago
In pictures: Revamped BMX track is officially opened in Fishwick

A £100,000 revamp of the city’s BMX track has brought it up to national standard. The home of the Preston Pirates in Fishwick has been funded to ensure the track […]

9 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement BMX track in Fishwick to be re-opened after £100,000 of work

The skatepark was first opened in 2006 A Preston BMX tramp is set for its revamped opening. The Fishwick Recreation ground has seen £100,000 of work done to bring it up to the national standard. The track, […]

9 years ago
Police appeal after driver runs over a man’s hand in Fishwick

Police are appealing for information after a driver ran over a man’s hand in Fishwick. A 45-year-old man tripped a fell into the road near the junction of Fishwick parade […]

9 years ago
Former Fishwick shop to be converted into new housing

The former store on the end of the terrace has been empty for some time An abandoned shop in Fishwick is set to be converted into flats. The former store on the corner of Fishwick Parade and Lex Street could be extended and turned into […]

9 years ago
Women invited to help develop Fishwick and St Matthews plan

A meeting for women to help decide the future of the Fishwick and St Matthews area will take place in February. From 12.30pm to 3pm on Thursday 14 February there […]

9 years ago
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