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This category relates to all things to do with charities and their activities in Preston.

Preston student fashion show to include Christmas gift market

All kinds of outfits will be on display All kinds of outfits will be on display A chance to find some more unusual Christmas gifts is coming to Preston. Including a catwalk show and pop-up shops the charity […]

7 hours ago
How Preston’s ‘forgotten men’ are finding themselves through five-a-side football

Lee Mangan - Fit Football Members of a new five-a-side football league have spoken out about the benefits it’s having on their physical and mental wellbeing. Fit Football kicked off in September at PlayFootball Preston, […]

3 days ago
Baby poverty charity joins campaign to spread Christmas joy to families in need

What's your plan for when the festive fun ends and you need to ditch the Christmas Tree? Pic: Serge Pic: Serge A local baby poverty charity has joined a campaign to help spread a bit of Christmas joy this year. Baby Branches has teamed up with the Tinies Christmas Wishes […]

3 days ago
Preston ‘Iron Man’ taking on bucket list Euro road trip for charity

Andrew with his vintage Midget in Switzerland Andrew with his vintage Midget in Switzerland A Preston man who is kept alive by a battery-operated heart pump is driving to Europe in a vintage Midget to raise money […]

7 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Six-foot Tommies pop up in Preston to remember World War One heroes

Six-foot Tommies are popping up around Preston in remembrance of those who lost their lives in World War One. The transparent silhouettes are located at iconic places around the city […]

2 weeks ago
This Leyland scheme aims to make sure nobody spends Christmas alone

Guests enjoying last year's Find a Friend Christmas Dinner Guests enjoying last year’s Find a Friend Christmas Dinner A community initiative that aims to make sure nobody spends Christmas Day alone is happening again this year near Leyland. The […]

3 weeks ago
Preston schools unite to help the homeless

Karen Wallis from Emmaus Preston with pupils from St Bernard’s Primary School Five Preston schools took part in activities to support the city’s homeless on World Homeless Day 2018. On […]

4 weeks ago
How you can be part of a heritage project celebrating health care in Lostock Hall

Dardsley House will be the new home of Lostock Hall Medical Centre Dardsley House will be the new home of Lostock Hall Medical Centre A new heritage project is appealing for people to share their memories of health care in Lostock Hall […]

4 weeks ago
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