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Aerial picture shows scale of house fire in Hoghton

Aerial view of the fire in Houghton Pic: LFRSdrone Fire crews have spent nearly six hours at the scene of a house fire on the outskirts of Preston. At 2.37pm on Tuesday (2 July) four crews were sent to […]

1 year ago
Red Scar Industrial Estate fire sees six crews tackle flames at recycling centre

Firefighters on site at Red Scar Pic: Bamber Bridge/Chorley fire stations Firefighters were tackling a fire at an industrial estate on the outskirts of Preston from the early hours of Wednesday (26 June) morning. Six crews from Preston, Bamber Bridge, Chorley […]

1 year ago
Cause of the huge Frank Street fire remains unknown

Flames leap from the Preston Motor Village site Pic: Ben Horn What caused a fire which ripped through a car breakers yard in Preston and sent flames into the night’s sky is no closer to being known. Lancashire Fire and Rescue […]

1 year ago
Fire engine involved in crash on the A584 at Freckleton

The scene on the A584 A major road between Preston and Lytham St Annes has been closed due to a crash involving a fire engine. The A584 at Freckleton has been shut after a Skoda […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Moka Preston release statement after fire at Fishergate restaurant

Fire crews in Fishergate during Tuesday evening Pic: Mark O'Rourke A Preston city centre restaurant damaged by fire says it was a ‘freak electrical fire’. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent six crews and an aerial support ladder to Moka […]

1 year ago
Moka restaurant fire in Fishergate sees firefighters tackle blaze

Firefighters in Fishergate during Tuesday evening Pic: Colin Sinnott/Blog Preston A Preston city centre restaurant is on fire. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service have six crews at the scene in Fishergate. Moka restaurant, and the premises above it, have smoke […]

1 year ago
Firefighters rescue person from the River Ribble near the Old Tram Bridge

Crews were called to the river near the Old Tram Bridge Pic: Tony Worrall A person was rescued from the River Ribble during Sunday (26 May). Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent its water rescue teams from Preston Fire Station to the incident near […]

1 year ago
Driver taken to hospital after crash at Inglewhite crossroads

The scene at the Inglewhite crossroads during Saturday evening Pic: LancsRoadPolice Firefighters have cut free a driver from a car aftr a crash at a crossroads in Inglewhite. Preston Police also attended and reported one driver for driving without due care […]

2 years ago
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