Marie Curie appeals for volunteers in Preston

Asian woman wearing a yellow hoodie standing in front of an old monument End of life charity Marie Curie is calling for volunteers across Preston to join a new Fundraising Group to help raise vital funds for people with a terminal illness and […]

9 months ago
Progress Housing Group inviting people to join Cultural Celebration in Leyland

A group of Asian people holding food and selling off a stall table Progress Housing Group is inviting people to celebrate the rich diversity of the community with an event next month. The Cultural Celebration will take place at Leyland Methodist Church Hall, […]

9 months ago
Powerful exhibition on Ukrainian women coming to Leyland

A caucasian woman holdaing yellow tulips standing outside A powerful exhibition featuring Ukrainian women photographed in parts of Lancashire that have helped them to reclaim a sense of power has begun its library tour this week. The Place […]

9 months ago
City of Preston 10k looking for marshals, set up and race HQ volunteers 

Preston 10k runners The SPAR City of Preston 10K, delivered by Quest Events returns on Sunday 24th September 2023 to Preston city centre.  For this year’s event, Quest Events is appealing for volunteers to […]

9 months ago
Second European award success for UCLan professor

An Asian man holding a trophy in front of a dark backdrop A University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) professor has won a European entrepreneurial award for the second year running. Ahmed Onsy, Professor of Mechatronics and Intelligent Systems Engineering and Associate Dean […]

9 months ago
Croston brothers ride to Anfield in tribute to father after bladder cancer death

Two men and one woman holding up a big white cheque Croston brothers Ethan and Aidan Banks scored the equivalent of a wonder goal when they cycled the 100km from the village to Anfield, home of their late dad Shaun’s beloved […]

9 months ago
Former Preston teacher’s tuition business is seeing the Covid impact on children

Kevin sat at a table with a young female student surrounded by books in a light room A former Preston primary school teacher who set up his own tuition company has seen demandfor his services skyrocket as parents seek to bridge gaps in their children’s learning – […]

9 months ago
Lancashire Women’s lives from 1950s-1980s explored at Preston exhibition

An open room including exhibits of photographs How much changed for women in Lancashire between 1950-1980 in a post-war Britain where women led the charge to create a new society? The new exhibition at Lancashire Archives examines […]

10 months ago
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