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Fulwood grandad to cycle 300 miles from London to Brussels for charity

John Farnden A Fulwood grandad is cycling from London to Brussels via Amsterdam to raise funds for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. John Farnden sets off on the 300-mile trip on Wednesday 4 September. […]

11 months ago
Girl, 3, taken to hospital after fall from window

A little girl was taken to Manchester Children’s Hospital after she fell from an upstairs window on Tuesday evening. Emergency services were called to Bence Road shortly after 8pm to […]

11 months ago
Wonderful Women aims to empower Preston’s females

Wonderful Women is a new non-profit organisation serving women in Preston. Its aim is to increase women’s access to social opportunities. Founder Leanne Dempsey believes social networks help us to […]

11 months ago
New business Nourish and Flourish aims to improve wellbeing of Preston mums

Leyland mum Charlie Aston and Wigan mum Nicole Messham joined forces in April 2019 to create a mums community and support group. As new mums (in new areas of Lancashire), […]

12 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston nurses to learn the latest on lung cancer at global conference

l-r Barcelona-bound Jenni Anderson, Laura Hall, Emma Barber and Sharon Spencer Four nurses are to attend a global conference so they can bring the latest knowledge about lung cancer back to Preston. Lung cancer nurse specialists Laura Hall, Emma Barber, Sharon […]

12 months ago
Inspiring Penwortham girl is raising awareness for the condition that has changed her life

Jessica fundraising for NF1 A seven-year-old girl from Penwortham is raising awareness of the life-changing condition she was diagnosed with at the age of one. Jessica Woods has a condition called Neurofibromatosis Type 1 […]

12 months ago
There’s a ‘safe space’ in Preston for people living with depression

Peer support group Pic: Pixabay/rudamese A peer support group is providing a safe space for Prestonians living with depression, anxiety or similar distress. PeerTalk in Preston is part of a UK network of volunteer-facilitated peer […]

12 months ago
Patient in critical condition after Home Bargains incident

Emergency services were called to Home Bargains in Deepdale Road after reports a person had collapsed. NWAS attended the store at 1pm and the Air Ambulance landed on Moor Park. […]

12 months ago
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