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Penwortham woman named Pharmacy Technician of the Year

Sarah Green at Awards Ceremony A Higher Penwortham woman has been recognised as Pharmacy Technician of the Year by the Association of Pharmacy Technicians UK. Award winner Sarah Green has worked as a pharmacy technician […]

23 hours ago
Endometriosis charity is looking for volunteers to set up a support group in Preston

A charity for women living with endometriosis is looking for co-leaders to set up a support group in Preston. The condition affects up to one in ten women and causes […]

2 days ago
New UCLan medical programme aims to address global doctor shortage

Leaders from the AUC School of Medicine and the UCLan School of Medicine gathered with dignitaries for a ribbon cutting to celebrate their partnership aimed at educating medical students from around the world The University of Central Lancashire is partnering with the American University of the Caribbean in a new medical programme designed to address the global doctor shortage. The universities are offering students a postgraduate diploma in International Medical Sciences from UCLan’s School […]

6 days ago
Preston-based online mental health support group now meeting in person

Rachel outside The Larder An online mental health support group started by a Longridge woman has gone offline. Rachel Phoenix is holding weekly Rise and Shine meetings in Preston city centre so people aged […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Send a card to help reduce loneliness in Preston care homes this Christmas

Pile of Christmas cards An initiative that encourages people to send Christmas cards to their local care homes is returning for a third year. Cards for Kindness, which was originally set up by Lancashire County Council in […]

3 weeks ago
Comedian Dave Spikey coming to Flag Market for Stop the Pressure Day 2019

Dave Spikey Lancashire comedian Dave Spikey is due to join NHS staff on the Flag Market for Stop the Pressure Day 2019. Dave, who is best known for his stand-up comedy and […]

4 weeks ago
Ben’s legacy to live on in Avenham’s Cheeky Santa Dash

Avenhams Cheeky Santa Dash will return for its sixth year to help raise money for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. The charity is taking over the Cheeky Santa Dash this year in […]

1 month ago
Three Preston pals complete 26 mile hike to raise money for cancer charity

The three pals Three pals from Preston who completed a tough 26-mile hike across the Lake District have raised £1,600 for Macmillan. Kate Hutchinson was joined by friends Catherine Knott and Louise Mault – whose […]

1 month ago
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