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Inspirational teenager Amy Moloney launches Help the Homeless campaign in Preston

Amy Moloney already runs a charity in her spare time Kindhearted teenager Amy Moloney is calling on Prestonians to help her to help the homeless in the city this Christmas. The 16-year-old has started a fundraising appeal to deliver boxes […]

12 months ago
Preston presenter John Gillmore could be crowned Lancashire Tourism Superstar

BBC Radio Lancashire presenter John Gillmore was one of those taking on the challenge Preston radio presenter John Gillmore is once again in the running for a county-wide award. Known to most as Gilly the BBC Radio Lancashire DJ is on the shortlist for […]

1 year ago
Lancashire libraries are hosting hours of half-term fun-filled activities

museum-lancs If you’re struggling for ways to keep the kids entertained this half-term holiday, look no further as Lancashire libraries are hosting a week full of events for all. Various activities […]

1 year ago
I Am Kloot frontman John Bramwell to take to Continental stage

John Bramwell will be performing at The Continental later this month John Bramwell, frontman of English Rock band I Am Kloot, is set to perform on The Continental stage later this month. The singer songwriter and Mercury prize nominee is said […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Rock FM’s Cash for Kids presents a special Sir Tom Finney celebration

Sir Tom Finney: A Celebration will be raising money for Rock FM's Cash for Kids Cash for Kids will be taking over the Charter Theatre for a one night only special celebration of Sir Tom Finney. Rock FM’s local charity Cash for Kids will be […]

1 year ago
All your pictures from The Continental’s beer festival

Thousands of real ale fans will flock to the Continental for the festival The Continental’s annual beer festival took place over the weekend, with a host of real ales, food and live music. Over 200 cask beers were available to try, with The […]

1 year ago
‘Save Our Guild Wheel’ petition gathers momentum

guild wheel A ‘Save Our Guild Wheel’ petition has attracted over 3,000 supporters, with the campaign looking to increase this number to 100,000. The campaign launched on October 1, and is a […]

1 year ago
Police and public praise a fantastic Behind The Badge weekend

Police were also joined by partners including HM Coastguard at the Behind The Badge weekend The Lancashire Police Behind The Badge  weekend was a huge success that invited the public to see a different side to the emergency services. The event saw a weekend packed […]

1 year ago
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