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Lit fireworks put through letterboxes in Ribbleton

Lit fireworks were put through the doors of properties Pic: Pixabay A woman was hit by a firework during random attacks on four properties in Ribbleton during Sunday (11 October) evening. Preston Fire Station sent crews to the Brookfield area. Firefighters […]

2 weeks ago
In case you missed it: Five stories from Preston this week October 3 to October 9

Fishergate in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall We’ve had plenty of news to bring you from Preston over the past week. The city’s streets are set to be improved for the visually impaired, Lancashire Archives are back […]

3 weeks ago
Person taken to hospital following crash in Longridge

One person was taken hospital last night (Wednesday 7 October) following a collision on Lower Road in Longridge. At around 7.30pm, fire services from Longridge and Preston were called to […]

3 weeks ago
Investigation underway after fire in abandoned building near Preston Docks

Fire in Chain Caul Way An investigation is underway after a fire at an abandoned building near Preston Docks. The incident occurred in what was office units in Chain Caul Way. Crews from Preston, Fulwood […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Six people rescued from large flat fire in Avenham

Duke Street Pic: Google Fire crews were called out to a large fire in Avenham in the early hours of this morning (Friday 2 October.) The team received reports of a large fire on […]

4 weeks ago
Prestonians encouraged to use what3words to help Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service (LFRS) is encouraging the public to use ‘what3words’ to ensure fire engines are sent to accurate locations. The what3words app can be downloaded for free, […]

3 months ago
Firefighters tackle blaze at takeaway kitchen in Deepdale

The fire started in the kitchen and fire crews were quick were quick to attend the scene. Quattro Takeaway on Great George Street suffered a fire yesterday evening (July 7) just after 9pm. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service were called to the Deepdale takeaway at 9.18pm. Read […]

4 months ago
Chief Fire Officer’s ultra marathon raises over £2,000 for Preston hospital’s charity

Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Charity is set to benefit from a donation of £2,400 thanks to the fundraising efforts of the county’s Chief Fire Officer. Justin Johnson, an avid runner and […]

4 months ago
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