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Food club aims to help some of Preston’s most deprived communities this Christmas

Staff and a volunteer at The Pantry A community food club is aiming to help some of Preston’s most deprived communities this Christmas. The Local Community Food Club runs The Pantry out of Whitby’s Cafe at the […]

1 year ago
The heartbreaking story of young people in care – and how you can help this Christmas

Young boy at Christmas Blog Preston has once again joined forces with Cotton Court Business Centre for the annual Christmas gift appeal in aid of Barnardo’s and the 400+ disadvantaged young people it supports across Lancashire. […]

1 year ago
St Catherine’s Christmas festival got everyone in the festive mood

Festive stalls selling local products. St Catherine’s Hospice welcomed the community into its grounds for the charity’s fantastic Christmas Festival. The two-day festive fundraiser, took place from 11am until 3pm Saturday (30th November) and Sunday […]

1 year ago
Cottam’s most Christmassy house is all lit up again

The Tipping family's festive display 2019 Pic: Crispin Robinson You know it’s Christmas when the Tippings turn on their Christmas lights. Around 2,000 people filled Valentine’s Meadow in Cottam to see the annual charity display lit up for another […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Free parking in Preston for Christmas 2019

Free parking will be available in Preston over the Christmas period. Check out our list below to find out where you can park for free and at what times. Read more: Late night […]

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Help transform Preston hospital children’s ward into a winter wonderland

Sharing their Christmas wish list to transform the Royal Preston’s children’s ward into a winter wonderland with Santa himself are, from the left, Play specialist Pamela O’Brien, ex-Executive Director Sue Musson, Divisional Nursing Director Joanne Connolly, Chief Executive Karen Partington and ward manager Tracy Denny Staff on the children’s ward at Royal Preston Hospital are appealing for help to transform the department into a winter wonderland in time for Christmas. The staff want to provide […]

1 year ago
Weekend events in Preston, 29 November – 01 December

Christmas tree in Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall Looking for something to do this weekend? See our list below for things to do in Preston. Friday 29 November Mini Diggy Stay and PlayDiggy Sticks Woodland Centre CIC, Factory […]

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Fishergate Shopping Centre to host local indie makers for Christmas Artisan Bazaar

Fishergate Shopping Centre Pic: Google Fishergate Shopping Centre will be welcoming over 40 local traders and artisan makers to kick start the festive season with its first Christmas Artisan Bazaar. Taking place on Saturday 30 […]

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