Penwortham high school students take part in ‘Hike to Help’ initiative for St Catherine’s Hospice

Students from Penwortham Girls’ High School raised ¬£2,505 for St Catherine’s Hospice during a charity walk this summer. During the summer term, students and staff raised funds for the Lostock […]

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Founder of Preston charity CancerHelp dies after decades of service to health work

Margaret O’Donoghue, the founder of charity CancerHelp has passed away. Margaret was a wife, a mother, a grandmother and the proud creator of CancerHelp, a charity that has benefitted thousands […]

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St Catherine‚Äôs Hospice to host education sessions for ‘when you don’t know what to say’

St Catherine‚Äôs Hospice will use interactive education sessions to teach the community how to support their loved ones. The Lostock Hall hospice has urged residents to attend online classes to […]

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St Catherine Hospice’s yellow ribbons bringing comfort to Lancashire family

Yellow ribbons which have been tied in the grounds of St Catherine’s Hospice in memory of a beloved husband and his granddaughter are bringing comfort to a family from Lancashire. […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Four generations to take on Moonlight and Memories walk to remember much-loved family member

Four generations of a Lancashire family are coming together for St Catherine‚Äôs Hospice‚Äôs Moonlight and Memories Walk this summer. Eighty-year-old great-grandma Teresa Worden has rallied her family, friends and neighbours […]

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Here for Humanity looking for helping hands in Preston

Here For Humanity, a food hub and community support group based in Eldon Street, Preston is no stranger to residents seeking a helping hand.   Recently, however, demand has been unprecedented […]

3 months ago
St Catherine’s Hospice looking for volunteers at The Mill cafe

A popular caf√© which helps fund the important work of a Lancashire charity is looking for more dedicated volunteers to join its friendly team. The Mill caf√© in Lostock Hall […]

3 months ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week May 29 to June 4

Preston's skyline as viewed from Oram Road Pic: Mick Gardner We‚Äôve had plenty of news to bring you from Preston over the past week. In a week where Covid cases are beginning to rise (but hospitalisations are not!) there’s been […]

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