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Person rescued from Preston Docks by firefighters

A calm scene at Preston Marina Pic: Tony Worrall An early morning rescue saw firefighters scrambled to Preston Docks. Two fire engines from Preston Fire Station and specialist appliances from Penwortham were sent to the Marina. One person had […]

2 years ago
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 […]

2 years 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 […]

2 years 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 […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

2 years ago
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 […]

2 years 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 […]

2 years 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 […]

2 years ago
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