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Preston firefighter’s 24-hour row to raise money for children’s charity

Greg in the Invictus Games A man from Fishergate Hill is completing a 24-hour row to raise £250 for children’s charity Rainbow Trust. Firefighter Greg Dunnings, 29, was inspired to complete the fundraiser after seeing […]

1 year ago
Teenager arrested in Penwortham after a stolen car was crashed and set on fire

The Nissan Micra was set alight near Hurst Park A 17-year-old boy has been arrested after a stolen car crashed and was set on fire in Penwortham. Police were called at around 9am this morning (Friday 31 July) to […]

1 year ago
Fire crews called to a blaze at a house in Plungington

Emergency services were called to a house fire in Eversleigh Street, Plungington on Saturday. Fire fighters and police were seen outside the property at 2pm today. The extent of the […]

1 year ago
Fire crews called in to rescue teenage boys who were stuck under Avenham Park bridge

Firefighters were called in to rescue three teenage boys who were stuck on a plinth under the old railway bridge on Avenham Park. Crews from Penwortham, Preston and Chorley went […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Thieves cause £30,000 worth of damage and ‘cheat death’ at electricity substation break-in

A fire at a substation in Preston has caused £30,000 worth of damage as well as knocking out power for over a thousand local residents. The incident happened on Wednesday […]

2 years ago
Watch as major fire tackled in Deepdale

Flames leap into the night's sky as fire ravaged commercial units in Deepdale Pic: Imtiaz Master Flames leap into the night’s sky as fire ravaged commercial units in Deepdale Pic: Imtiaz Master Twelve fire crews descended on Deepdale as they tackled a major blaze across multiple industrial […]

3 years ago
Firefighters continue to tackle Winter Hill fire

Firefighters are using whackers to beat the flames on Winter Hill. Firefighters from Lancashire and further afield continue to tackle the fire on Winter Hill. Plumes of smoke were first […]

3 years ago
Winter Hill fire expected to continue for several days

Firefighters use a hose to battle growing flames as a press officer has to step in to help. Flames across Winter Hill have been pushing the fire service to the […]

3 years ago
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