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This category relates to all things to do with charities and their activities in Preston.

Preston Bus to put on transport to Ariana Grande Manchester concert

The new bus stands at Preston Bus Station The new bus stands at Preston Bus Station Preston Bus are to put on a service to the One Love Manchester concert at Old Trafford Cricket Ground in Manchester. The […]

2 months ago
Coronation Street stars to join Preston hospice midnight walk

Bhavna and Tisha Tisha has persuaded Corrie stars to join her on the charity walk A Preston-born soap star is putting her support behind a moonlight walk for a city hospice. Tisha Merry, […]

2 months ago
Preston’s Light Foundation is raising money for one of the Manchester victims

Arfan Iqbal, left and Nadeem Ashfaq, from the Light Foundation had offered to meet EDL leaders Pic: LEP/David Hurst On behalf of the Preston Muslim Community, the Light Foundation are raising money for the family of one of the Manchester victims. Saffie Rose, 8, from Tarleton, sadly lost her […]

2 months ago
A charity firewalk is taking place for St Catherine’s Hospice

Firewalk close up A daring firewalk is taking place for St Catherine’s Hospice and they are inviting volunteers to come forward to handle the heat of the walk. Supporters of the hospice have […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Pink ribbons line Preston church in wake of Manchester attack

Pink ribbons in Preston city centre Pic: Sarah Steele Pink ribbons in Preston city centre Pic: Sarah Steele Railings of a church in Preston have little flickers of pink along them following the Manchester attack. Central Methodist Church in […]

2 months ago
Worden Park vigil held for Manchester attack victims

A message left by mourners Flowers left at Worden Park by mourners Crowds gathered in the home town of Saffie Rose Roussos to pay tribute those killed in Monday’s terror attack at Manchester Arena. Community […]

2 months ago
Britain’s first ever Wings Centre launching in Preston

Welcome to the Wings Centre A new charity shop has opened on Fishergate called the Preston Wings Centre aiming to help ex-veterans who are isolated or lonely. The Centre is run […]

2 months ago
This Preston girl has run 5k to St Catherine’s Hospice

Maisie after completing the run Maisie after completing the run A five-year-old has charged round a 5k course to raise money for a Preston hospice. Little Maisie Smith took on the UCLan Colour Fun run […]

2 months ago
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