Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Flyover footage shows wreckage of former Preston nightclub destroyed by fire

Still from drone footage over site of former Preston nightclub fire Pic: @scrappynw Drone footage taken above a former nightclub in Preston City Centre shows the wreckage caused by last Thursday’s fire. Posted to Instagram by urban explorer @scrappynw, the video slowly moves […]

3 days ago
Second 14-year-old boy arrested in investigation into fire at former Preston nightclub

Flames and smoke were visible from around the city Pic: Thomas Standage A second 14-year-old boy has been arrested as part of an investigation into the fire that destroyed a former Preston nightclub. The fire broke out on Thursday evening (19 May) […]

6 days ago
14-year-old boy arrested in connection with fire that destroyed former Preston city centre nightclub

Demolition crew moving in after fire at former nightclub Pic: Shane King A 14-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with an investigation into the blaze that destroyed a former Preston nightclub. On Thursday evening (19 May) a fire broke out in […]

1 week ago
Fire service will be on scene of Church Street fire ‘until at least Monday’ due to unsafe structure

Smoke billowing out from former nightclub fire Pic: Daniella Areas Mendes-da-Cruz Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service has said it expects to be at the scene of the Church Street fire until at least Monday morning. On a video shared to Twitter […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement New Preston publicans unable to launch carvery due to fire decide to feed emergency workers for free

Nicola Suggate, Jim O'Connor and Niamh Clarke A Preston city centre pub is feeding emergency workers dealing with the fire at the former nightclub in Church Street. Nicola Suggate and Niamh Clarke, both from Ribbleton, took over […]

1 week ago
People asked to avoid Preston city centre as firefighting continues at former nightclub

A drone image shows the fire raging in the bottom floor of the former nightclub Pic: @lfrsdrone / Twitter Firefighting is continuing at a huge building fire in Church Street in Preston city centre. The building – a former nightclub which has housed the likes of Evoque, Lava and […]

1 week ago
Huge plumes of smoke visible across Preston as city centre building on fire

12 fire engines are on the scene in Church Street Pic: @studs_up / Twitter Images shared with Blog Preston show smoke visible from around the city as a huge fire rages in central Preston. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service tweeted: “We currently have 12 […]

1 week ago
Second Preston City Centre fire within hours of orphanage blaze

Former Odeon in Church Street Pic: Google A fire broke out yesterday (Saturday 14 May) at a Preston city centre building, just hours after crews battled a blaze at the derelict St Joseph’s Orphanage. Roads were closed […]

2 weeks ago
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