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How you can help Preston’s disadvantaged youngsters celebrate this Christmas

Collection of presents from last year's gift appeal The Preston community is being asked to help bring smiles to disadvantaged young people’s faces this Christmas Day. Cotton Court Business Centre in Preston city centre is running its eighth […]

2 months ago
Galloway’s in Penwortham gearing up for socially distanced Santa dash

Last years santa dash Sight loss charity Galloway’s is calling on people to help spread some festive cheer and take part in a socially distanced Santa Dash for blind and partially sighted people across […]

2 months ago
Tippings house returning to light up Cottam and encourage others to do the same this Christmas

When the Tippings turn their lights on, you know about it! Cottam is set to become Lancashire’s Christmas capital this year with a new campaign. For the last eight years, the suburb’s Tipping family home has been decked in thousands upon […]

2 months ago
Watch back Preston’s virtual Christmas lights switch on for 2020

Marcus and Justine, Pride of Preston winners, hit the big red button on Fishergate's lights Preston’s Christmas lights switch on was a very different affair for 2020. Usually thousands of people are packed onto the Flag Market, scoffing parched peas and trying to keep warm […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Community Hub collecting gift donations for Christmas shoe boxes

Preston Community Hub are encouraging people to donate to this years shoebox appeal Preston Community Hub’s volunteers are in the process of collecting gifts for children in the St Matthews and Fishwick area of Preston. Currently around 120 families are served a week […]

2 months ago
When free Christmas shopping parking will be at two council-run Preston city centre car parks

Penny Street car park Preston City Council has confirmed when free parking on two car parks will be in the run up to Christmas. The free parking will be on Penny Street, off North […]

2 months ago
Santa Dash for St Catherine’s Hospice to return as virtual event

St Catherine's Hall are hosting a Virtual Santa Dash St Catherine’s Hospice supporters are gearing up to take on a new version of the hospice’s popular festive fun run. Families have started signing up for the Virtual Santa Dash […]

2 months ago
Prestonians urged to give a gift to those in Royal Preston Hospital this Christmas

Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Charity are appealing for support in their mission to give all patients a gift on Christmas Day. After all the challenges and difficulties 2020 has brought, staff […]

2 months ago
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