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

Mayor Afrin to host charity ball to raise cash for good causes

Mayor of Preston for 2013-14 Veronica Afrin Tickets for a swanky night to raise money for the outgoing Mayor’s charities are on sale. Prestonians are invited the celebrate Councillor Veronica Afrin’s time in office during a black […]

8 years ago
Katherine Jenkins and James Blunt to headline St Catherine’s Hospice concerts

Jenkins returns to the city after her Guild appearance Opera and pop superstars Katherine Jenkins and James Blunt are to headline a pair of charity concerts in Preston. The Symphony at the Tower events at Hoghton Tower raise tens […]

8 years ago
Date set for Preston Race for Life 2014 in Moor Park

And they are off: Gordon Jackson snapped this photo of the runners on their way round the park The date is set for thousands of women to raise money in the fight against cancer. Moor Park will be the host for this year’s Race for Life. The 10k […]

8 years ago
UCLan hosts One Billion Rising event

People from across Preston are being invited to gather at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) to dance, sing and stand together to demand an end to violence against women […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Student rejects Neknominate For Donate Nominate

A studentĀ at the University of Central Lancashire has turned onlineĀ sensation NekNominate into Donate Nominate. Jessica Isherwood, who is in the final year of her History degree, expressed her disgust with […]

8 years ago
Heart charity wants you to help raise cash on Valentine’s Day

We assume coming dressed to work as a giant heart is optional A Preston based charity are asking Prestonians to raise money for heart disease research. Heartbeat helps 600 people every week in and around Preston through its cardiac rehabilitation sessions. Love […]

8 years ago
Newly Refurbished RSPCA/My Vet clinic opens live on BBC Radio Lancashire

The refurbishedĀ Preston RSPCA/My Vet clinic on North Lancaster Road in Preston re-opened today. The clinic invited the public to bring their cats and dogs for free microchipping at the re-launch […]

8 years ago
Preston’s Space Centre: a success story in the making

The Preston Space Multisensory Centre is the result of much planning and a great deal of hard work on behalf of the , staff and all who have been instrumental […]

8 years ago
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