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

Preston Historical Society wins Lottery Award

The Preston Historical Society (P.H.S.) is extremely pleased to announce the launch of our recent ‘Big Lottery’ funded outreach project known as ‘Reaching Out To The Community’. With the success […]

4 years ago
Fulwood woman recognised for voluntary service at St Catherine’s Hospice

Ann Loan has been recognised for her contribution to the hospice A Fulwood woman who has given over 30 years of volunteer time to St Catherine’s Hospice has been recognised. Ann Loan started volunteering in the hospice charity shop in 1982 […]

4 years ago
Curry kitchen: Preston’s Muslim community to feed the homeless on Flag Market

flag market Preston’s Flag Market will become a kitchen for the homeless in August. As Ramadan continues a group of Muslim volunteers are going to be handing out food. Last year over […]

4 years ago
Symphony at the Tower: Aled Jones, Sophie Evans and The Human League prepare for weekend of music

This weekend the tranquil surroundings of Hoghton Tower will be shaken up with a host of live music. Symphony at the Tower will see the Human League, Aled Jones and […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Oxjam Preston: City to join nationwide charity music festival

Oxjam gives a chance for local bands to raise their profile and generate funds for charity Local bands and music lovers will have their chance to play a role in a charity gig this autumn. Oxjam returns to Preston as one the cities and towns it […]

4 years ago
Sainsbury’s picks Galloway’s Society for the Blind as its charity of the year

Sainsbury's store in Deepdale A Preston supermarket has revealed its pick for the charity it will support this year. Sainsbury’s at Deepdale will be raising money for Galloway’s Society for the Blind. The search […]

4 years ago
In pictures and tweets: Race for Life, Preston on Moor Park

And they are off: Gordon Jackson snapped this photo of the runners on their way round the park Hundreds of women took part in a charity run to raise funds for Cancer Research UK. The Race for Life, which has become one of the largest mass participation charity […]

4 years ago
Preston charity Carers Central receive £1,700 from Sainsbury’s

Ben Blackman receives the cheque from the Deepdale store team A Preston charity has received £1700 from a major supermarket. Carers Central provides support to over 3200 carers across the city and the surrounding area. Sainsbury’s appointed them as their […]

4 years ago
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