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Imam’s offer of free lifts for the elderly goes viral

Nadeem at an event for peace in Abu Dhabi An Imam’s offer of free lifts for elderly people in Deepdale has gone viral. Nadeem Ashfaq, who is also co-founder at Light Foundation, posted his offer in various Facebook groups […]

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Blog Preston donations help Foxton Centre feed city’s rough sleepers for a fortnight

Inside the Foxton Centre from a recent shoot by 3ManFactory for the charity's new website Pic: Tom Stables Generous Blog Preston readers and supporters have helped the Foxton Centre in their 50th anniversary year. Donations made as part of Blog Preston’s 10th anniversary party have resulted in the […]

1 week ago
Rough sleepers given haircuts and advice in drive to end modern slavery

Homeless people are being offered help and advice to know the warning signs of modern slavery. Rough sleepers are often vulnerable to exploitation, and this week, police, health and community […]

2 weeks ago
This Preston woman is holding baby beat appeal night in memory of her daughter

A Preston woman is hosting a charity baby beat appeal night in tribute to her daughter who died. Nic Roberts, from Penwortham, is organising the event to raise money in […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Here’s our big survey about Preston

Skyline in the city Pic: Tony Worrall As we reach a decade of keeping you updated on all things Preston we thought it would be a good chance to stop and reflect. We’d really like your views […]

1 month ago
The 10 most shared stories in the history of Blog Preston (so far)

As well as our most-read stories in the last decade we thought it would be interesting to see what people choose to share. Sharing counts as anything shared across social […]

1 month ago
The 10 most read stories in Blog Preston’s history (so far)

We’ve turned 10, and millions of page views later, these are the stories which have made the biggest impact. Here we count down the 10 most read stories on Blog […]

1 month ago
Blog Preston celebrates 10 years with Foxton Centre fundraising launch

A decade of Blog Preston has gone by and we couldn’t let the anniversary go without raising a glass to ten wonderful years, and doing a bit of fundraising for […]

1 month ago
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