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St Augustine’s Catholic Primary School sees Bishop open extension to building

St Augustine’s Catholic Primary School in Avenham has had a new extension blessed by the Bishop of Lancaster. The new entrance at the front of the school has been built […]

5 months ago
Fulwood church’s Pentecost service to be broadcast live on the BBC

Inside St Cuthbert's Church in Fulwood A Preston church will have the eyes of the UK on it during Sunday morning. BBC One will broadcast live from St Cuthbert’s Church in Lytham Road. The Fulwood church […]

3 years ago
English Martyr’s Church in Preston to remain open

The church is grade-II listed and costs a lot to upkeep and run Pic: Tony Worrall The church is grade-II listed and costs a lot to upkeep and run Pic: Tony Worrall One of Preston’s largest churches is being brought back under the direct control of […]

5 years ago
Preston church to become a cathedral

St Ignatius church Pic: Paul Melling A Preston church is to be re-designated as a cathedral by the Catholic church. The Pope has decreed the Syro-Malabar congregation at St Ignatius church, off Meadow Street, may become […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Little Sisters of the Poor to leave Fulwood care home

The Jeanne Jugan Residence in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall A Preston care home has announced it is to close. The Little Sisters of the Poor in Garstang Road, Fulwood are to leave the city. Situated in the Jeanne Jugan Residence they […]

6 years ago
St Walburge’s Church to see new religious group take over its running

The restoration bill for St Walburge's runs into the hundreds of thousands of pounds A fast-growing religious community is to make Preston’s iconic St Walburge’s Church home from late September. The Bishop of Lancaster, Right Reverend Michael Campabell, who is responsible for the church, […]

8 years ago
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