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Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Major smoke plume from fire at buildings near former Vernon mill in Penwortham

Smoke plume in Penwortham Pic: Claire Hewitson Smoke has been seen billowing across Penwortham during Sunday afternoon. Emergency services are heading for the scene of what is understood to be a major fire at close to the […]

2 years ago
Preston Fire Station burgled while crews are out on duty

Preston Fire Station in Blackpool Road Pic: Google A firefighter had their bank card stolen while on duty. Preston Police arrested a 37-year-old man after the burglary from Preston Fire Station in Deepdale. A man is said to […]

2 years ago
Person pulled to safety after falling down embankment at Broadgate

Broadgate in the Springtime Pic: Middle Ford Miss Firefighters pulled a person to safety after they fell down an embankment close to the River Ribble. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent crews from Penwortham to Broadgate around 4pm […]

2 years ago
Firefighters cut free motorist from M61 crash wreckage

Traffic slowing on the M61 southbound during Sunday afternoon Pic: Motorway Traffic Cameras The M61 was shut for four hours near Preston after a two-car crash. Police shut the motorway just south of Junction 9 for Clayton Brook due to the collision. One […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Explosion from JCB catching fire awakens Broughton

The JCB as destroyed by the fire Pic: Peter Nelson/Blog Preston Parts of Broughton and Fulwood were woken by small explosions during Thursday night. The fire, which was on land off Sandy Gate Lane behind Broughton High School, involved a JCB. […]

2 years ago
Arson attempt at former Ingol Golf Club building

Entrance to the former Ingol Village Golf Club Pic: Google An abandoned golf club building was targeted by arsonists during the early hours of Thursday. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent four crews to the former Ingol Village Golf site […]

2 years ago
Fire at former golf club in Preston

Smoke seen coming from an outbuilding near the golf club Pic: Samantha Walkden/Blog Preston Firefighters have been dealing with a fire near an abandoned golf club in Preston. Black smoke was seen billowing from a building close to the former Fishwick Hall Golf Club […]

2 years ago
Smoke seen coming from KFC at Preston Docks

Fire engines viewed from the Docks roundabout at KFC Pic: Christopher Bradley A fire has broken out a fast-food restaurant at Preston Docks. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service has four crews at KFC in Port Way. Crews were called around 8.30pm on […]

2 years ago
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