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Preston mosque hands out clothes and food to rough sleepers

The rucksacks lined up on the Market at Preston Pic: Preston Help The Homeless The rucksacks lined up on the Market at Preston Pic: Preston Help The Homeless More than one hundred rucksacks filled with warm clothing and food are due to be handed […]

2 days ago
What was BHS is now boarded up in Fishergate

The entrance to BHS boarded up on a December evening Pic: Tony Worrall The entrance to BHS boarded up on a December evening Pic: Tony Worrall One of Preston’s largest empty buildings has seen its entrance way boarded up. BHS in Fishergate closed […]

3 days ago
Roast to feed the homeless and emergency services on Christmas Day

Roast is offering free sandwiches on Christmas Day Roast deli in Orchard Street is offering free Christmas sandwiches to the homeless and emergency service workers on Christmas Day. The rotisserie […]

5 days ago
Impact Universal Credit is having on child poverty in Preston is explored

Sir Mark Hendrick MP has spoken out about the impact of Universal Credit. During a conference at The Salvation Army, Sir Mark described how the benefit system has affected child […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Here’s how you can help the Foxton Centre this winter

Jeff Marsh, CEO at The Foxton Centre Jeff Marsh, CEO at The Foxton Centre The Foxton Centre has launched an appeal for help as it enters its 50th year. November 26 marks 49 years since the centre […]

3 weeks ago
Preston’s homeless figures are lowest in the region

The former BHS store in Preston city centre regularly has people sleeping rough in the doorways Pic: Tony Worrall The former BHS store in Preston city centre regularly has people sleeping rough in the doorways Pic: Tony Worrall Preston has the lowest rates of homelessness in the North West, […]

3 weeks ago
Owners of former BHS site ordered to board it up

Former BHS site Owners of the former BHS site have been ordered by the council to board it up. Preston City Council have instructed Freemont Ltd, owners of the Fishergate […]

2 months ago
Fundraising call for homeless man threatened in Preston video

The man is shown in the Market car park The man is shown in the Market car park A man from Bamber Bridge has called on the city to act following footage of threats made to a homeless man. […]

2 months ago
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