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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
Advertisement Advertisement Pictures show Penwortham nursery shed fire damage

Damage to the shed within the nursery grounds Pic: Maryland's Nursery A nursery in Preston has been targeted in a potential arson attack. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service were called to Maryland’s Private Nursery in Pope Lane, Penwortham. Smoke was seen […]

2 years ago
Stranded walkers on Longton Marsh rescued by fire crews

Longton Marsh as viewed from above Pic: Google Fire crews from across Lancashire were called out on Sunday (24 March) after two women got into difficulty at Longton Marsh, close to the River Ribble. Crews from Penwortham, Tarleton […]

2 years ago
Arson investigation after outbuilding burnt down in Fishwick

Gaythorn Avenue Pic: Google An arson investigation has been launched after a fire at an outbuilding in Fishwick. Two fire crews were called during Saturday evening to Gaythorn Avenue off Brockholes Brow. Reports came […]

2 years ago
Firefighters to do Fulwood charity car wash

Firefighters giving a car a good scrub Firefighters will be getting all in a lather in Fulwood. The Garstang Road headquarters for Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service is playing host to a charity car wash. Fire crews […]

2 years ago
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