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Preston war veteran receives highest French honour for D-Day heroics

Robert arrives at the Barracks A Preston man has received the highest French honour for his bravery during the D-Day landings. Robert Hornby Barron, known to his friends as Bob, was awarded the Legion d’Honneur […]

8 years ago
Spitfire to fly over Preston for Military Show at Barracks

The Spitfire will fly over the city centre A Spitfire is due to roar over Preston on Saturday afternoon. Preston Military Show is back at Fulwood Barracks after a two years break. Organisers say if the weather is […]

8 years ago
Preston Military Show returns to Fulwood Barracks

Military vehicles will be on show, and soldiers are to take part in a tug of war Preston’s Military Show is back at Fulwood Barracks complete with the massed bands ceremony. The Watling Street Road barracks are also to see the military training helicopter and several large […]

8 years ago
Vintage cars line up at Fulwood Barracks for lunchtime pit stop

Vintage cars line up outside the Infantry Museum Classic motor cars lined up to attention at Fulwood Barracks. More than 60 veteran and vintage cars belonging to the Lancashire Automobile Club parked up. Among the cars were an […]

8 years ago
Fulwood Barracks gym and new buildings plan set for approval

The original barracks building is due for refurbishment as part of the plans Fulwood Barracks looks set for expansion as more troops move in to Preston. Plans from the Ministry of Defence were submitted in August to build a new gym and store […]

9 years ago
Loyals Commander’s unique medals for Lancashire Infantry Museum

The family of a former Commanding Officer of Preston’s Loyal (North Lancashire) Regiment has donated his rare, and possibly unique, group of medals to the Lancashire Infantry Museum. Lt Col […]

9 years ago
The Lancashire Infantry Museum publishes its souvenir guide

At last, visitors to the Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment Lancashire Infantry Museum* at Fulwood Barracks, Preston can take home a fully illustrated souvenir of some of the treasures that they […]

9 years ago
Fulwood Barracks could get new gym and expand due to increasing troop numbers

Major works to expand the number of buildings inside Fulwood Barracks has been proposed. The Ministry of Defence wants to build a new gym and store rooms as the number […]

9 years ago
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