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Sharoe Green

News and information about the Sharoe Green area of Preston, Lancashire. It is part of the district known as Fulwood and best known for including Royal Preston Hospital within its borders.

How an act of kindness in a Preston sandwich shop gave this man the strength to go on

John with Becky (centre) after her act of kindness A Preston man who’s brother is critically ill in Royal Preston Hospital has praised the “compassion and humanity” of a sandwich shop employee. John Swarbrick has been visiting his brother, […]

6 days ago
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 […]

2 weeks ago
A story of ice machines and good karma for Rosemere Cancer Centre

The Ribblesdale Ward’s new ice machine, which comes courtesy of Valerie Bennett via Rosemere Cancer Foundation, gets a warm welcome from (left to right), ward manager Danielle Jackson, advanced nurse practitioner Bernadette Unsworth, housekeeper Christine Ryan, healthcare assistant Becks Pratt, Rosemere Cancer Foundation chief officer Dan Hill, healthcare assistants Sue Bond and Sam Dennis, staff nurse Sarah Hall and ward clerk Gwen Tunstall Rosemere Cancer Centre’s in-patient Ribblesdale Ward has a new ice machine through an act of good karma that came about by chance. The charity had already ordered an ice making […]

1 month ago
How these ‘fat middle-aged blokes’ raised £10,000 for baby charity

The group during the challenge A group of men from Preston who took on a coast to coast cycling challenge have raised over £10,000 for the Baby Beat Appeal. The self-confessed “fat middle-aged blokes” were […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Things to do this October half term in Preston

Hoghton Tower It may seem like the kids have only just settled in at school after the summer holidays but October half term is nearly here. See our list below to keep […]

2 months ago
‘End of Treatment’ bell rings out on the children’s ward in Preston

Children who have completed treatment at Royal Preston Hospital will be able to celebrate the milestone by ringing a new ‘end of treatment’ bell. The bell was donated by two […]

2 months ago
New Fulwood Aldi wants to give surplus food to charities

The team at Aldi Oliver's Place Aldi at Eastway Retail Park is calling for local charities and food banks in the Preston area to receive regular donations of surplus food. Local charities that register with the […]

3 months ago
Cannabis farm found in suburban bungalow in Fulwood

An overhead view of the Hall Road and Harrison Road area Police raided a house off Garstang Road and discovered a cannabis grow worth thousands of pounds. Preston Police executed a drugs warrant on September 6 after receiving reports of drug […]

3 months ago
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