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Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Fire crews tackle blaze at Umberto’s takeaway in Ashton

Fire crews have dealt with a fire at a Preston takeaway. Umberto’s on Watery Lane caught fire at 1.29pm on Friday, with lunchtime punters having to be evacuated across the […]

6 years ago
Fire crews tackle Fishergate, Brookfield and Inskip blazes over weekend

Firefighters in Preston and Fulwood have faced three blazes over the weekend. A bedroom fire in Brookfield saw engines from Preston Fire Station dispatched on Sunday at 12.16pm. One hose […]

6 years ago
Man injured in collision on the M6 southbound

A collision on the M6 southbound has left a man in his 60s in hospital. The incident between a Ford Fiesta and a van happened in the stretch from Junction […]

6 years ago
Vacant Penwortham housing complex used for fire rescue training exercise

Former residential complex The Maltings, off Hill Road South in Penwortham, Preston is being used for fire rescue training exercises. The empty building, once home to over a hundred people, […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Electrical fire in Preston: services called

Emeregency services were called to a household fire in Preston due to a faulty tumble dryer. The fire occurred at 10:56 on 16 November. Two fire engines from Preston Fire Station […]

7 years ago
Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service HQ to Move Location

Lancashire’s Combined Fire Authority have approved plans to re-locate the Headquarters of the Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service from Fulwood to Chorley, building a new combined Service Headquarters and Training […]

7 years ago
Fire crews bring huge blaze at industrial estate in Leyland under control

tissue factory fire A fire which ripped through five buildings on an industrial estate outside Preston has been contained by fire fighters. 60 firefighters are still on the scene at Centurion Way, Leyland, […]

7 years ago
Camper van fire in Preston City Centre

Emergency services were called this afternoon to tackle a camper van on fire on Corporation Street. Police officers closed roads around the scene causing some localised traffic problems. Lancashire Police […]

9 years ago
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