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Preston events scene takes a hit as coronavirus causes mass cancellations

Empty auditorium Pic: ballardinix from Pixabay The Preston events scene is feeling the impact of the coronavirus outbreak. While cancellations started to trickle through last week, the Government’s guidance for the public to stay away from […]

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Food charity appealing for donations to help vulnerable groups forced to self-isolate

A Preston food charity is appealing for donations of goods for it to redistribute to vulnerable groups as more people are forced to self-isolate. Recycling Lives’ Food Redistribution Centre says […]

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Key workers list outlines which pupils may attend school next week

The Government has published its list of key workers whose children can attend school next week if childcare is needed for them. From Monday, parents are asked to keep their […]

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Age Concern’s Coronavirus helpline is there to support older people in need

Age Concern Central Lancashire has launched a Coronavirus helpline to support older people through the crisis. The charity, which routinely supports older people with long-term health conditions and through specialist […]

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Advertisement Advertisement The Harris to close in response to coronavirus advice

The Harris Pic: Tony Worrall The Harris will temporarily close its doors due to the coronavirus pandemic. The closure will take effect from Friday 20 March, however artwork can still be viewed online via virtual […]

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Preston patients to be first in the world to access new cancer drugs

Laboratory Analysis. Preston cancer patients will be among the first in the world to access the newest anti-cancer treatment. Patients who are failing to respond to treatment, are being offered access to […]

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Call for former Preston nurses to return to work

Maria Nelligan A rallying cry is being issued amid the coronavirus crisis for registered nurses who wish to work again to sign up to their bank. Lancashire and South Cumbria NHS Foundation […]

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We want to help small businesses in Preston affected by coronavirus – here’s how

Skyline of Preston catches a golden glow Pic: Paul Melling Here at Blog Preston we have always strived to be at the centre of our community by championing local people, businesses and causes. In our 11 years of existence it’s […]

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