Police are appealing for information after an explosion at a nursing home in Fleetwood. Emergency services responded to reports of an explosion at the home on Grange Road on Saturday afternoon (March 2nd) Some roads in the immediate vicinity were closed while police and partners dealt with the incident. There were no casualties. The cause […]
Lancashire County Council’s Trading Standards experts are warning people to beware of rogue traders, phone scammers and pushy doorstep sellers. The warning follows suspicious activity that has been reported across the county over the last month. In Preston there have been reports of conservatory roof companies using aggressive sales tactics and in Chorley, residents have […]
Lancashire Police has seized close to 1,700 cannabis plants with an estimated street value of more than £3m after raiding an address in Fleetwood. Police were called around 4.20pm on Friday (December 14) following reports a drugs set-up had been found at the former Store Twenty One store in Lord Street. Officers attended with two men, both […]
Detectives investigating a murder in Fleetwood have charged a man. Stephen Derbyshire, 33, of Hawthorn Drive, Fleetwood, has been charged with murder and common assault. He is due to appear before Blackpool Magistrates’ Court this morning (Monday, December 17th) Police launched a murder inquiry on Sunday, December 9th after Michael Hart was stabbed on Broomfield […]
POLICE have launched a murder investigation after a man died in Fleetwood. Officers were called at about 1.20am today (Sunday, December 9th) to reports of a stabbing on Broomfield Road in the town. Sadly a 31 year old man died at the scene. An investigation is underway.