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Preston to stand in solidarity to end violence against women

One Billion Rising event at UCLan Dozens of people are expected to join an event to demand an end to violence against women. For the seventh year running the University of Central Lancashire plays host to […]

1 month ago
Blog Preston celebrates 10 years with Foxton Centre fundraising launch

A decade of Blog Preston has gone by and we couldn’t let the anniversary go without raising a glass to ten wonderful years, and doing a bit of fundraising for […]

2 months ago
Prexit campaign launches for greater independence for the city

Preston's Town Hall - could it govern its own independent state? Pic: Tony Worrall A call has begun for Preston to take its political and economic destiny into its own hands. Campaigners have launched Prexit to explore the city leaving the United Kingdom amid […]

2 months ago
How this new scheme is helping stock Preston’s food banks

This collection was donated to Penwortham Food Bank Kirsty Higginson, owner of Left in Preston, receives the collection from Iceland staff and customers A new scheme has tapped into the generosity of Prestonians to collect food bank donations […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement How this Lostock Hall family need help to change William’s life

William Bannatyne is now living at home but requires constant support from both parents William Ballantyne is now living at home but requires constant support from both parents Pic: Becky Hill/Blog Preston A Lostock Hall family have begun a funding battle to convert their […]

3 months ago
Preston Christmas present appeal sets new record for donations

The collection of Christmas presents donated to Barnardo's Lancashire Pic: Debbie Nolan-Plunkett The collection of Christmas presents donated to Barnardo’s Lancashire Pic: Debbie Nolan-Plunkett Preston has set a new record for the number of presents donated for disadvantaged youngsters this Christmas. More […]

3 months ago
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 […]

3 months ago
Preston flies the flag to end gender based violence

The White Ribbon flag above County Hall Pic: Benjamin Wareing The White Ribbon flag above County Hall in 2017 Pic: Benjamin Wareing White Ribbons will be on show at County Hall and the Harris Library from Sunday 25 November to […]

4 months ago
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