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

Summer fundraising events to go ahead in person at St Walburge Church in Ashton-on-Ribble

Drone shot of St Walburge's at sunset Pic: Sky Eye Aerial Photography St Walburge Church in Ashton-on-Ribble are hosting a fundraising event on Sunday, August 1 from 12.30pm to 4pm. There will be stalls, games and refreshments and the whole community are […]

1 day ago
Residents invited to ‘Family Fun Day’ fundraiser at City Church

A group of 16 volunteers are holding a Family Fun Day tomorrow to raise funds for homeless people in Preston. On Wednesday 28 July, as part of their community social […]

2 days ago
Preston City Council supports county book festival tackling racial discrimination

Preston City Council has offered its support to a global book festival that aims to combat racial discrimination. The council has joined other organisations around Lancashire, including the Harris Museum […]

3 days ago
Mayor of Preston celebrates birthday of Moor Nook’s Purple Pantry food outlet

Mayor of Preston Javed Iqbal visited Moor Nook’s Purple Pantry food outlet this week to celebrate its first birthday. On Tuesday 20 July, cream teas and commemorative mugs were on […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Prestonian running London Marathon for Rock FM Cash for Kids

A Preston man is running the London Marathon to raise funds for local charity Rock FM and Greatest Hits Radio Lancashire Cash for Kids. Primary school teacher Phil Sumner will […]

5 days ago
Garstang school receives £5,000 towards new running track

Garstang St Thomas Church of England Primary School has received £5,000 towards the cost of a new all-weather running track. The Garstang school, located in Kepple Lane, received funding from […]

5 days ago
Leyland Trucks take on 12.5km race for cancer charities

Leyland Trucks have joined local residents to complete a 12.5km race for the 2021 #StrongerTogether fundraiser. Over 130 people attended the race, a circular route spanning more than 7.5 miles, […]

1 week ago
Hundreds of early Eid ul Adha meals delivered to Prestonians impacted by Covid-19

Just under 240 meals were delivered Pic: Preston's Promise A special Eid ul Adha meal has been delivered to Prestonians impacted by Covid-19 by community group Preston Promise. The classic dish of Lamb Biryani, which originates from the kitchens […]

1 week ago
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