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

Murdered hedgehog’s carer vows to beat thugs and carry on

A Lancashire woman has vowed to continue her work with a charity she runs from her home, a week after mindless thugs shot and murdered one of her patients.

10 years ago
Recycling Lives

Imagine a charity that could radically improve and change the lives of the homeless. Not only providing them with aid and a roof over their heads, but equipping them with […]

10 years ago
Slideshow: Run Preston 2010

run preston Today fun runners and professionals alike took part in Run Preston, with the course snaking all around Preston city centre. See if you can spot yourself in our photos from […]

10 years ago
Moonlight Walk

I never thought I’d see a snake of women dressed in pink with flashing bunny ears marching up Fishergate Hill towards the city centre at 1am on a Sunday morning. […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Run the Sport Relief Mile this Sunday!

The Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Mile is taking place on Sunday 21st March, and a piece of the action is coming to Avenham and Miller Park in Preston.

10 years ago
Turn up, tune in & donate!

Two local bands join forces on Thursday 11th March to raise much needed funds for the Green Gecko Project, a charity based in Siem Reap, Cambodia. The organisation runs a […]

10 years ago
Help for Haiti

DJ Des Grant is lending a hand to help raise funds for Haiti this Friday 19th February at Jalgos Sports and Social Club. The fundraiser promises a fantastic evening of […]

10 years ago
Moonlight Walk

Ladies it’s time to register for the Moonlight Walk in aid of St Catherine’s Hospice. Last year 2,580 women took part in the organised event to raise money for St […]

10 years ago
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