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This category relates to all things to do with Christmas.

How to recycle your Christmas tree in Preston, South Ribble, Fylde, Ribble Valley, Wyre and West Lancashire

The Christmas tree on the Harris balcony in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Now that the festive period is winding down, the Christmas decorations will soon be packed away for another year. But many people will be left unsure what to do with […]

7 months ago
Plea not to overwhelm Preston and South Ribble recycling centres after Christmas

The Household Waste Recycling Centre in Tom Benson Way Pic: Google Lancashire County Council is appealing to residents to consider delaying a visit to their local recycling centre over Christmas and New Year as they’re expected to be even busier than […]

7 months ago
Bamber Bridge firm raise £60k for food banks as boss fulfils pledge to double donation amount

Michael Patel giving Morrisons a cheque for their food banks. Sapphire Utility Solutions has raised £60,000 to donate to various charities to ensure people do not go hungry this Christmas. Michael Patel, founder of Sapphire Utility Solutions set a target […]

7 months ago
Royal Preston Hospital ICU staff hope to get Christmas number one

Staff on the Intensive Care Unit at Royal Preston Hospital are part of a 100 strong Zoom choir which is releasing a re-make of classic Police track ‘Every Breath You […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement South Ribble supermarket opening times for Christmas 2020 and New Year

Christmas has well and truly crept up on us this year, so it is understandable if people are now rushing round trying to gather together the last bits and bobs. […]

7 months ago
Preston Minster spreading Christmas joy after securing £22k funding to benefit the parish

Preston Minster has been instrumental in securing funding of over £22,000 that will benefit its parish. The funding will be shared with 10 urban deprived churches and parishes across Lancashire on […]

7 months ago
Preston supermarket opening hours for Christmas 2020 and New Year

Aldi car park in Corporation Street Pic: Google Christmas 2020 is a festive period like no other, but one thing will stay the same- a change in opening hours for supermarkets. Getting caught short in the days before […]

7 months ago
Christmas tree donated to spread cheer at Royal Preston Hospital

A Christmas tree has been donated to the NHS Critical Care department at Royal Preston Hospital to spread joy over the festive season. The donation came from Barton Grange Landscapes, […]

7 months ago
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