The main entrance of the Watling Street Road former Fulwood workhouse of 1868
The Watling Street Road former Fulwood workhouse of 1868. It was designed by Leigh Hall of Bolton, formerly of Manchester architects Hayley Son & Hall, and was completed in 1868.
 
Not My Workhouse
Since I have recently discovered that two of my 3 great grandparents died in your workhouse in 1899 and 1896 ... for more see the messages page.
 
Flower Power
North of Preston Flower Club, which is affliliated to the NAFAS (National Association of Flower Arranging Societies), meets on the third Wednesday of each month (except August) at St. Martin's Hall, Broadway, Fulwood at 2.15 pm.

The meetings consist of a flower arranging demonstration given by an Area or National Demonstrator followed by a raffle for the arrangements, which are all stunning and well worth winning.

We have recently been on a trip with Lytham Flower Club to the National Show at Harrogate and we hope to have more trips next year.

New members and visitors are always welcome. Annual subscriptions are 24 due in January. Visitors fee 4.
 
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Ful wood

Information for and about Fulwood, Preston and the wider area.

Local events are publicised free of charge, simply e-mail us with the details.

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Conversion work on the former Fulwood Council Offices

The interior nears completion at the new Italian restaurant on the corner of Garstang Road and Watling Street Road.
Cooking up an Italian restaurant

Greetings from Porirua, Wellington, New Zealand

Greeting from Porirua, just north of Wellington, New Zealand! I was actually born up the road in Blackpool and I'm wondering if you could help me with a bit of information as I research my past. ... for more see the messages page.

A host of golden dandelions on the corner of Sharoe Green Lane and Sherwood Way.

Recent Links

Association of Old Bartonians. For all ranks of RAF, WRAF and civilians who served and worked at Barton Hall, Preston.

Dukes theatre & cinema. Worth the journey. This Lancaster based theatre has acquired a well-deserved reputation for innovation and entertainment. We're big fans of the summer outdoor productions in Williamson Park and the family Christmas show is particularly popular. Lots of mainstream and independent movie screenings.

Christ Church Fulwood. On the corner of Victoria Road and Albert Road, off Watling Street Road.

St Cuthbert's Church. A Parish Church of England based at Lytham Road, off Garstang Road.

St Clare's RC Church. On Sharoe Green Lane.

More pages from Fulwood
Personal e-mail addresses, downloads, telephone contacts, general enquiries form and local history.

Our site of the month is the David Mather Foundation

David was killed in a tragic accident in Salta, Argentina on New Year's Eve 2008. David's girlfriend, Lydia, is from Fulwood and is a founding trustee. You may be able to support the foundation in some way, please take a look.

Meeting at the corner of Black Bull Lane and Garstang Road
Meeting at the corner of Black Bull Lane and Garstang Road

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