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Charity concert to raise funds for Evie’s little mermaid appeal

Evie Bell's appeal is called the Little Pink Mermaid A charity night to raise money for an Ashton girl with cerebral palsy is just one of the steps in a families mission to raise £25,000. Evie Ball, aged six, […]

4 years ago
Preston civil servants take industrial action on budget day

pcs Preston Public and Commercial Services (PCS) union members walked out on strike today in defence of jobs and conditions in the public sector. Civil servants at the Job Centre, Tax […]

4 years ago
Fight poverty in Preston with the Community Food Bank

FoodBankPoster It is a sad fact that parts of Preston have suffered badly due to the recession, benefit cuts and unemployment. Some households are finding they have to make a choice […]

4 years ago
Ex-smoker from Preston is face of new campaign

quit smoking A new regional anti-smoking campaign is being headed by a successful quitter from Preston. Eddie Fish smoked 30 cigarettes a day before he kicked the habit. He joined an NHS […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement The Morning After: Dramatic example of drink driving

car2 On display at the entrance to the Guild Centre in Preston today was a startling reminder of the dangers of drinking and driving. The Wasted Lives Programme in conjunction with […]

4 years ago
Donations wanted for Emily’s Appeal

rspca cat Please take time to read this appeal from Julie at the Preston RSPCA Animal Shelter: ‘This is Emily who was brought in to us by a very kind lady who […]

4 years ago
Join Corn Exchange Gardening Session

corn exchange Help clean up and tidy the flowerbeds in Preston City centre. Join the Preston Environmental Forum Action Group and the Park Rangers in a session to tidy up and re-plant […]

4 years ago
Preston Flag Market hosts Fairtrade Fair

image~15694 Celebrating Fairtrade Fortnight come on down to Preston Flag Market today. Fairtrade Fortnight (25 February – 10 March) calls on the British public to Go Further for Fairtrade in 2013 […]

4 years ago
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