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Preston firms backing the Big PNE Sleep Out for the Foxton Centre

Harrison Drury team who will be doing the Big PNE Sleep Out Businesses in the city have been pledging their support for the Big PNE Sleep Out. On Friday 15 November hundreds of people are expected to sleep out at Deepdale to […]

2 weeks ago
PNE star Louis Moult rolls his sleeves up at the Foxton Centre

PNE striker Louis Moult visited the Foxton Centre on Tuesday to take part in EFL’s Day of Action. Louis – who has been nominated for EFL’s Communty Player of the […]

4 months ago
Preston to stand in solidarity to end violence against women

One Billion Rising event at UCLan Dozens of people are expected to join an event to demand an end to violence against women. For the seventh year running the University of Central Lancashire plays host to […]

5 months ago
Blog Preston celebrates 10 years with Foxton Centre fundraising launch

A decade of Blog Preston has gone by and we couldn’t let the anniversary go without raising a glass to ten wonderful years, and doing a bit of fundraising for […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Prexit campaign launches for greater independence for the city

Preston's Town Hall - could it govern its own independent state? Pic: Tony Worrall A call has begun for Preston to take its political and economic destiny into its own hands. Campaigners have launched Prexit to explore the city leaving the United Kingdom amid […]

7 months ago
How this new scheme is helping stock Preston’s food banks

This collection was donated to Penwortham Food Bank Kirsty Higginson, owner of Left in Preston, receives the collection from Iceland staff and customers A new scheme has tapped into the generosity of Prestonians to collect food bank donations […]

7 months ago
How this Lostock Hall family need help to change William’s life

William Bannatyne is now living at home but requires constant support from both parents William Ballantyne is now living at home but requires constant support from both parents Pic: Becky Hill/Blog Preston A Lostock Hall family have begun a funding battle to convert their […]

7 months ago
Preston Christmas present appeal sets new record for donations

The collection of Christmas presents donated to Barnardo's Lancashire Pic: Debbie Nolan-Plunkett The collection of Christmas presents donated to Barnardo’s Lancashire Pic: Debbie Nolan-Plunkett Preston has set a new record for the number of presents donated for disadvantaged youngsters this Christmas. More […]

7 months ago
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