Have you ever been talking to someone and then out of the blue you can’t finish the end of your sentence? Ever since I was young this has been me. […]15 hours ago How these robo-pets are bringing joy to Preston care home residents
Robotic pets are being used in three Preston care homes to help tackle loneliness and isolation. The ‘robo-pets’ are the perfect companions for people with dementia as they behave like […]20 hours ago Preston couple loses 4.5 stone in time for their dream wedding
A Preston couple lost 4.5 stone between them in time for their dream wedding. Paul and Amy slimmed down after joining the Slimming World group at Bay Tree Farm in […]3 days ago Preston father and daughter duo team up in fight against M.E.
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