Wrea Green

Wrea Green

VOTE: Where are the best children's play parks in Lancashire?

Finding a play park to keep the young ones entertained is one step closer to a quieter life.

Fylde’s summer days are here again

Just look at these archive shots for a trip back in time to summers from yesteryear in Fylde.

Paddy and wife Christine

Comic enjoys a first break with autistic twins at Fylde holiday park

Paddy McGuinness has urged fellow parents raising children with autism not to give up hope after he “finally conquered a family holiday” on the Fylde coast.

Coun Singleton (second right) at the ball with (from left)  deputy mayor Coun Ray Thomas, mayoress Geraldine Singleton, and deputy mayoress Vivien Ivell

Mayor’s thanks after charity ball’s triple booster

Fylde mayor John Singleton has thanked the public for their support after the mayor’s ball raised £5,000 for charity.

Station Road, Wrea Green, in December 1965

Life in black-and-white in picturesque Fylde village of the past

There’s something about Wrea Green which transports you back to a different time, even today.

Vanessa Patterson, from Warton, raised more than 1,300 by selling cakes at Ribby Hall Village, Wrea Green, as part of The Brain Tumour Charitys Big Bandana Bake

Warton woman's Big Bandana Bake mission for The Brain Tumour Charity

A woman’s bake sale inspired by a family member who has a brain tumour has raised more than £1,300.

A member of the public captured the air ambulances on arrival in Wrea Green.

Air ambulances called to Wrea Green primary school

Two air ambulances were called to Ribby with Wrea Endowed Church of England Primary School this afternoon (Monday, March 3).
Ribby Hall Village

Fylde pupils star in village advert

Fylde schoolchildren are featuring in a new national tele-vision advert for Ribby Hall Village.

Theatre and Comedy
Spa at Stanley House

The best spa breaks in Lancashire

From thermal experiences to relaxing facials, readers have chosen the best spa breaks in Lancashire.


Where are the best spa breaks in Lancashire?

Is it time to rewind?

URPotential held their second Fundraising Ball at Ribby Hall Leisure Village. Photos by' AVC Photography and Rebecca Terras

Having a ball to help Fylde coast young people

More than 120 people attended a grand ball held by URPotential.

The new pool area at Ribby Hall Village

Ribby Hall’s new swimming pool and spa wins four gold awards

The new swimming pool and spa provided by Leyland-based World Leisure UK for Ribby Hall Village holiday park, at Wrea Green, has won four Gold Awards at the UK Pool and Spa Awards 2017.

Coun Tony Ford (right) and Coun Carol Lanyon wth some of the trees collected after last Christmas

Discarded trees will help boost dunes

Householders are being urged to do their bit to help the environment after the end of the festive season – with a helping hand available for some.

The crash on Ribby Road, Wrea Green

Two taken to hospital after head-on horror crash

Two motorists have been taken to hospital after a head-on crash which has closed a rural Fylde road.

Lancashire Road Police mount their drink driving campaign and are seen here on Preston New Road, Marton.

Anger after car forced off road by ‘drink driver’

A woman has told of her terror after narrowly avoiding a head-on collision with a suspected drunk driver – and criticised police for failing to investigate.

Services are being boosted between Preston, Lytham and Blackpool

Extra county cash will bring new bus services

Major improvements to bus links across Fylde have been promised by Lancashire County Council after it awarded contracts for new services.

Brian House Pony Playtime at Wrea Green Equitation Centre

Pony delight for youngsters

A group of youngsters from Brian House children’s hospice enjoyed a first pony playtime session at a Fylde stables.

Outdoor jacuzzi at Ribby Hall Spa

Popularity of pampering continues to rise

From chocolate massage to Chinese cupping,  acupressure to aromatherapy – there are all kinds of ways to invigorate and pamper your body these days.

‘I’m going to carry on beeping horn to show my support’

‘I’m going to carry on beeping horn to show my support’

A Blackpool businessman has been left fuming after being blasted by police for sounding his horn at the Fylde fracking site.

Alyssa Davies, with sister Lauren Davies and Kimberley Walsh

Wrea Green girl joins Kimberley Walsh as the face of Cancer Research UK and TK Maxx campaign - with VIDEO

A Lancashire youngster who has battled cancer has become the face of a national charity campaign.
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