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Fire crews called to house fire in Brookfield

Firefighters were called to a house in Brookfield after a blaze broke out in the early hours of the morning. Crews from Preston, Fulwood and Bamber Bridge attended the scene […]

11 months ago
Preston residents urged to think twice about starting fires in their gardens

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service is asking people to think about the effect of smoke on their vulnerable neighbours before starting fires in the garden. In recent weeks, crews have […]

11 months ago
Fire Crews attend suspicious HGV fire in Grimsargh

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service attended a vehicle fire on Rough Hey Road in Grimsargh last night (5th January 2020) . Crews received a call to the scene at 6.51pm […]

1 year ago
Chinese takeaway in Ashton-on-Ribble closed due to fire

Sign in the window of the New China Pic: Tony Worrall A Preston takeaway has been forced to close due to a fire. New China on the corner of Fleetwood Street off Water Lane had a sign in its window. Lancashire […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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
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