This category will include posts that are about local campaigns.

Campaign to help Preston businesswoman beat rare cancer

A campaign has been set up to help raise money for a Preston business-woman so that she can get the life-saving treatment she needs to fight cancer. Julie Gyi was recently […]

3 weeks ago
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. […]

1 month 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 […]

1 month 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 […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

2 months ago
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 […]

2 months 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 […]

2 months 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 […]

2 months ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures Sun goes down at Preston DocksSunset Reflections at Preston DocksPreston skylineThe ContinentalPreston Skyline PanoCandid streets of PrestonCandid streets of PrestonTop of the Harris in Preston View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.