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North End players take on Chip and Bin challenge ahead of Big PNE Sleep Out

L-R Alan Browne and Sean Maguire A selection of Preston North End players have taken on Biffa’s Chip And Bin challenge, which is helping to raise awareness of homelessness ahead of The Big PNE Sleep Out […]

11 months ago
Founder of Preston-based inclusive rugby club is a national sporting hero

Lawrence after being surprised with the award The founder of a Preston-based inclusive rugby club has won a national sporting hero award. Lawrence Howard, who is founder and coach at Typhoons RUFC, is the grand prize winner […]

11 months ago
City of Preston 10k winners announced after more than 1,200 took part

More than 1,200 runners took to the streets of Preston for the City of Preston 10k on Sunday. Starting in Market Street, the runners ran past beautiful scenery via Avenham Park […]

11 months ago
Preston furniture giants compete on the pitch to raise money for sports charity

Representatives from Preston Panthers A charity football game between two of Preston’s famous furniture companies has taken place to raise money for a local charity. Plumbs and Tetrad met for the match at UCLan […]

11 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Military veterans to give back to the city by joining the Big PNE Sleep Out

Steven Ford Three military veterans will be joining the Big PNE Sleep Out as a way to give back to the club and the city of Preston. Peter Judson, Chris Haddow and […]

12 months ago
Street art captures iconic Preston North End moment for World Mental Health Day

The street art in Fishergate A new piece of street art has appeared in Preston as part of a mental health awareness campaign. The mural by Elroy the Artist, which is located outside the old BHS store in Fishergate, depicts the moment Tom Clarke scored against Blackpool in 2013. […]

12 months ago
Preston North End online forum members join Big PNE Sleep Out efforts

An overhead view of Deepdale Stadium where the Big PNE Sleep Out will take place Pic: Stephen Melling A team of Preston North End fans who are part of the biggest online forum about the club are joining the city’s sleepout to help the homeless. Deepdale Stadium will […]

12 months ago
Galloways is calling for runners to take part in the Virgin London Marathon

Calling all marathon runners! Sight loss charity Galloway’s is asking for marathon runners to help raise funds for blind and partially sighted people. Applicants to next year’s Virgin London Marathon […]

12 months ago
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