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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.

Green light for restrictions to tackle problem parking near Royal Preston Hospital

Fairways and The Paddock New measures to tackle problem parking near Royal Preston Hospital have been agreed by Lancashire County Council following complaints from local residents. Most of the proposed restrictions focus on junctions and […]

1 week ago
Royal Preston Hospital to get £2 million for specialist mental health beds

Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Paul Melling Royal Preston Hospital is due to get 11 new mental health rehabilitation beds costing £2 million. Lancashire and South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust is adding the beds to increase capacity […]

2 weeks ago
Rosemere funding monthly cocktails for Preston hospital cancer patients

Ward visitor Sarah Guest (left) shares a fruit cocktail with ward housekeeper Christine Ryan on her way to deliver more cocktails and canapes to patients on Rosemere Cancer Centre’s Ribblesdale Ward Patients on Royal Preston Hospital’s Ribblesdale Ward will continue to enjoy their monthly “cocktails’ thanks to Rosemere Cancer Foundation funding. Rosemere has agreed to pay £35 per month for the […]

2 weeks ago
Council to consider parking restrictions on roads around Royal Preston Hospital

Car parked inconsiderately near the hospital Lancashire County Council will consider bringing in parking restrictions on residential streets around Royal Preston Hospital at its next Cabinet meeting. A report recommends bringing measures to discourage problem parking […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement General election 2019 results for Wyre and Preston North

Ballot Box Wyre and Preston North has elected its new MP and it is Ben Wallace. Conservatives hold the seat and have a majority of 16,781 votes compared to 14,151 at the 2017 general election. […]

2 months ago
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, […]

2 months 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 months 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 […]

3 months ago
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