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Art lovers invited to join Preston Art Society as new season launches

The Sea and Waves from a Preston Art Society painting challenge Preston Art Society is looking for new members as it gets ready to launch a 2019/2020 programme of meetings and events. The first meeting of the season will take place […]

1 week ago
Adoption information evening taking place in Preston

Toddler An adoption information evening is taking place to help Prestonians who are thinking about starting or growing their family through adoption. The event, which is being run by Lancashire County Council’s adoption team, […]

1 week ago
‘He was a true gent’: Friends raise a glass to popular Penwortham man who died this week

Tributes have been paid to a popular grave digger who who was found dead at Hill Road Cemetery earlier this week. Paul Fletcher was a well known character in Penwortham […]

2 weeks ago
Be a ‘mental health mate’ and join these monthly walks in Preston

Laura with two Mental Health Mates Monthly Mental Health Mates walks are taking place in Preston. Mental Health Mates is a national network of peer support groups, run by people with mental health issues, who meet […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Retired Preston teacher raises over £1,000 with Irish Sea charity challenge

Simon en route A retired teacher from Preston has raised £1,224 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. Simon Millward-Hopkins cycled 498.5 miles from his home in Fulwood through the five countries bordering the Irish Sea. Simon, […]

2 weeks ago
Slow down and relax as the Harris launches new wellbeing gallery and workshops

The Harris Wellbeing Gallery A new gallery exploring how art can improve wellbeing is opening at the Harris. A launch event will take place on Monday 9 September at 10.30am. Visitors are invited to […]

2 weeks ago
Penwortham man thanks Rosemere for mum’s treatment with 980-mile cycling fundraiser

Ash with his parents Deborah and Philip on his wedding day A Penwortham man is cycling the length of Great Britain to thank Rosemere Cancer Foundation for his mum’s treatment. Ash Benton will cover 980 miles as he cycles from Land’s […]

2 weeks ago
Man wanted in connection with burglaries in Penwortham and Longton

Police are asking for help to track down Cameron Alston, 20, who is wanted in connection with a number of burglaries in Longton, Much Hoole and Penwortham. The burglaries took […]

2 weeks ago
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