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Woman whose mother suffered ‘traumatic death’ coming to Preston on 400-mile walk to raise awareness of assisted dying

Jo Henderson and Patricia Henderson A woman whose mother suffered a traumatic death is passing through Preston on a 400-mile walk to raise funds and awareness for the campaign to legalise assisted dying. Joanne Henderson […]

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Crazy golf, Blackburn Rovers and slime coming to Preston hospice annual fundraiser

People enjoying last year's St Catherine's Hospice Yellow Day Some different attractions are coming to this year’s St Catherine’s Hospice family fun day. The annual Yellow Day garden fête fundraiser is known for stalls, music and dancing, food, fairground […]

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Preston event to encourage Indian women to love their sarees

Indian women dressed in sarees A Preston event will see Indian women coming together from across the north west to celebrate the saree. The Saree Speak event is part of a worldwide movement started by […]

5 days ago
Guild Wheel charity bike ride to raise funds for St Catherine’s Hospice

Matt Kersey, Helping Hand Chairman and Stuart Derbyshire, Cycle Ride Organiser, with the sponsored cycle shirts A charity bike ride covering the Preston Guild Wheel is taking place to raise funds for St Catherine’s Hospice. The ride is part of Leyland Trucks’ annual Factory to Festival charity […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement World first as Sister Act comes to Preston church

St Michael and All Angels Church Pic: Tony Worrall Preston will host a world first when Sister Act is performed at an Ashton church this week. The production, which is being put on by Preston’s College, will take place […]

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Preston ranked in UK top ten for student nightlife

A selection of the drinks on offer at Baker Street Preston has been revealed as the ninth best place in the UK for a student night out. New research from I SAW IT FIRST looked at various factors to find […]

1 week ago
How a Pokémon Go gaming community is bringing fun, fitness and friendship to Preston

A Preston Pokemon Go meet up A Pokémon Go group with more than 500 members is bringing fun, fitness and friendship to Preston. Pokémon Go blew up on the gaming scene in 2016, and the augmented […]

1 week ago
Man shows Preston pride with tattoo of Harris Museum

The Harris tattoo on Bartosz Parzych's bicep A local man has a permanent reminder of his home town after getting a tattoo of the Harris Museum and Art Gallery. Bartosz Parzych was tattooed by his friend Gabriel […]

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