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

100 holes of golf in memory of Longridge man who died suddenly to ‘silent killer’

Dani, Andy and Arlo. Family and friends of Longridge man Andrew Key who passed away earlier this year are to play 100 holes of golf in his memory. In a Facebook post about the […]

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Vinyl Tap landlord completes ‘Walk Against Cancer’ for cause close to his heart

Each year, Sean Keefe, landlord of the Vinyl Tap, raises money for cancer charities. During the first lockdown, he cycled 666 miles, often virtually, for the Heavy Metal Truants, raising […]

1 day ago
Preston Salvation Army help feed over 150 children during the Easter holidays

Struggling families are set to benefit from food vouchers given by Preston Salvation Army. The charity wanted to ensure over 150 children did not go hungry during the Easter holidays. […]

4 days ago
Ingol primary school receive breakfast packs from charity group

A charitable organisation comprised of members of the Plymouth Brethren Christian Church, has donated educational packs to primary school students in Preston to drive home the importance of a nutritious […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston City Council to discuss rough sleeping and homelessness in the city

Out on the city streets helping those in need Pic: Tom Stables/Foxton Centre Preston City Council is due to have a council meeting this week (Thursday 15 April) and will discuss homelessness and rough sleeping in the city. Two topics of the meeting […]

5 days ago
Prestonians urged to go on a Virtual Ramble to celebrate charity’s 20th birthday

Luke Carter from Garstang completed a 30-day cycle challenge as part of the 2020 Ramble Prestonians are being urged to get behind Rainbow Hub’s 20th birthday celebrations. The charity – which has has been supporting youngsters with physical and neurological disabilities for two decades – […]

6 days ago
Month-long Ramadan celebrations taking place at Deepdale

A rep from KGN Food Store and a rep from PNE CET Pic: PNE CET Preston North End are celebrating the month of Ramadan by providing free fresh fruit, water and dates for those who are fasting. A gazebo is being stationed at Deepdale each […]

7 days ago
Fulwood trio complete running and abs challenge each day in March for Rosemere

Three friends have managed to complete a month-long, crack of dawn charity challenge that has taken them the length and breadth of Preston. At around 6.30am every day in March, […]

1 week ago
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