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Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Smoke seen coming from KFC at Preston Docks

Fire engines viewed from the Docks roundabout at KFC Pic: Christopher Bradley A fire has broken out a fast-food restaurant at Preston Docks. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service has four crews at KFC in Port Way. Crews were called around 8.30pm on […]

2 years ago
Pictures show Penwortham nursery shed fire damage

Damage to the shed within the nursery grounds Pic: Maryland's Nursery A nursery in Preston has been targeted in a potential arson attack. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service were called to Maryland’s Private Nursery in Pope Lane, Penwortham. Smoke was seen […]

2 years ago
Stranded walkers on Longton Marsh rescued by fire crews

Longton Marsh as viewed from above Pic: Google Fire crews from across Lancashire were called out on Sunday (24 March) after two women got into difficulty at Longton Marsh, close to the River Ribble. Crews from Penwortham, Tarleton […]

2 years ago
Arson investigation after outbuilding burnt down in Fishwick

Gaythorn Avenue Pic: Google An arson investigation has been launched after a fire at an outbuilding in Fishwick. Two fire crews were called during Saturday evening to Gaythorn Avenue off Brockholes Brow. Reports came […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Firefighters to do Fulwood charity car wash

Firefighters giving a car a good scrub Firefighters will be getting all in a lather in Fulwood. The Garstang Road headquarters for Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service is playing host to a charity car wash. Fire crews […]

2 years ago
Sheep rescued by fire crews off Preston New Road as flood water rises

Roads around Brockholes were cut off as the River Ribble burst its banks Pic: Babs Keighley Emergency services were called into action on Saturday afternoon to rescue livestock from rising floodwater. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent crews from Penwortham and Bamber Bridge to Preston New […]

2 years ago
Photos show repairs ongoing after fire at Ye Olde Hob Inn

Repair work at Ye Olde Hob Inn Repair work is continuing at Ye Olde Hob Inn after fire ripped through the thatched pub last September. When Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service arrived at the historic Bamber Bridge […]

2 years ago
Fire crews cutting driver from car in Ashton-on-Ribble

The scene in Woodplumpton Road Pic: Georgia Speariett A busy road in Ashton-on-Ribble has been closed off by emergency services. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service could be seen cutting someone from their car. Two cars are understood to […]

2 years ago
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