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In case you missed it: Five stories from Preston this week December 12 to December 18

We’ve had plenty of news to bring you from Preston over the past week. Beech’s Fine Chocolate are celebrating their 100th year, Lancashire FA u-turned on their decision to cancel […]

6 months ago
Preston man raised over £2000 for his charity after his grandson was born with a hole in his heart

Blake in his walker A Preston grandfather has raised over £2000 for charity after his grandson Blake was born with a hole in his heart. Blake is just 20 months old and is thought […]

10 months ago
Preston knife crime campaigner’s cycle challenge to raise funds for stem cell treatment for baby Bonnie

A Preston safety campaigner and fitness enthusiast is taking on a massive cycling challenge to raise funds for a little girl with Downs Syndrome and Cerebral Palsy. Byron Highton, who […]

10 months ago
Second free supermarket for NHS heroes opened after success at the Fulwood Support Hub

Food on offer for NHS staff includes teas, coffee, milk, cereal and more Another free supermarket for NHS staff has opened following the success of the Fulwood Support Hub. A satellite NHS Heroes Support Hub in Chorley allows staff of Lancashire Teaching Hospitals […]

12 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston brain injury charity launches online fitness sessions to help physical and mental wellbeing

A brain injury charity in Preston has launched online exercise sessions to help brain injury survivors with their physical and mental wellbeing during lockdown. The gentle exercise sessions, by Headway […]

1 year ago
St Catherine’s pop-up prom shop gives teenagers the chance to find their dream dress

A special prom shopping weekend will take place next month to help school leavers find their perfect dress – all whilst raising funds for a much-loved local charity. St Catherine’s […]

1 year ago
People over 50 to be given sight loss support thanks to a generous donation to Galloways

More than 200 visually impaired and lonely local people will be given vital practical and emotional support, thanks to a grant of £57,000 to Galloway’s Society for the Blind from […]

2 years ago
Emmaus charity shop gets a facelift to show recycling in action

As Recycle Week gets underway, formerly homeless people supported by local charity Emmaus Preston, have teamed up to transform their Fishergate store. Over the past two weeks the Fishergate store has received […]

2 years ago
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