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Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

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 months 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, […]

5 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 […]

7 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 […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston fire engine damaged in deliberate attack with bricks thrown at windscreen

A large crack on the fire engines wind screen A Preston fire engine was damaged in a ‘deliberate missile throwing’ from a group of people on Sunday night (June 21). The fire service were called to an incident near […]

7 months ago
Fire crews called to a blaze at a house in Plungington

Emergency services were called to a house fire in Eversleigh Street, Plungington on Saturday. Fire fighters and police were seen outside the property at 2pm today. The extent of the […]

7 months ago
Students saved by smoke alarms when fire broke out in kitchen at Preston student halls

Residents at a student flat in Brook Street were saved by the smoke alarms when a fire broke out in the kitchen. An unattended pan caught fire in the communal […]

8 months ago
Firefighters bring Longridge Fell woodland fire under control

What the fire service discovered while working near Longridge Fell Pic: Lancashire Fire Service Firefighters have brought the woodland fire on Longridge Fell under control. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service had 10 crews at the fire in Dutton, between Preston and Longridge, since shortly […]

8 months ago
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