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Ingol nine-year-old cancer patient needs lifesaving treatment

A Preston health spa has set has set up a campaign to try and raise money so that nine-year-old cancer patient Amelia Brome can get the lifesaving treatment she needs. […]

7 days ago
Preston teenager with cystic fibrosis completes half marathon

An 18 year old girl from Preston has completed a half marathon to raise money for a charity close to her heart. Lucy Baxter took part in the run, which she […]

2 weeks ago
TV star Kay Purcell courageously shares her cancer journey

Kay Purcell Kay Purcell Kay Purcell, a TV star from Leyland, is courageously sharing her journey whilst fighting cancer to help raise awareness of the disease and its effect on people and […]

4 weeks ago
How HomeServe will help feed the homeless and vulnerable in Preston

A group of HomeServe MLSS volunteers gets to work A scheme that has helped to feed, clothe and support homeless and vulnerable people in the West Midlands is to be launched in […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Movie-themed coffee house could come to Preston

A young entrepreneur is hoping a fundraising campaign will enable her to bring a unique coffee house and diner to Preston. Jessica Carol intends to establish a movie themed restaurant, The […]

1 month ago
Solicitors waive will-writing fees in exchange for donation to St Catherine’s Hospice

Nursing staff More than £25,000 has been handed to St Catherine’s Hospice thanks to solicitors waiving their will-writing fees in return for a donation to the charity. Around 200 people […]

1 month ago
UCLan holds rally to demand end to violence against women

The University of Central Lancashire has held a rally in a demand to end violence against women. The rally took place on 14 February as part of the annual Global One […]

1 month ago
Help take the story of Preston’s Suffragette to the stage

Edith Rigby, pictured left, and the blue plaque to her in Winckley Square Pic: Preston Digital Archive/Tony Worrall Edith Rigby, pictured left, and the blue plaque to her in Winckley Square Pic: Preston Digital Archive/Tony Worrall One of the UK’s forgotten suffragette’s could be marked at the Edinburgh […]

2 months ago
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