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Preston firefighter’s 24-hour row to raise money for children’s charity

Greg in the Invictus Games A man from Fishergate Hill is completing a 24-hour row to raise ¬£250 for children’s charity Rainbow Trust. Firefighter Greg Dunnings, 29, was inspired to complete the fundraiser after seeing […]

1 year ago
Newly launched Preston hand sanitiser company set to make £30 million

Andrew and Rachel Montague Hand sanitiser company ClearWater Hygiene is on course to generate more that ¬£30 million in revenue just 12 weeks after launching. The company, founded by property developer Andrew Montague and […]

2 years ago
Preston business owners encouraged to donate their time to support local charities

Darryl Cooke, founder of the gunnercooke foundation Manchester-based charity, the gunnercooke foundation is on the lookout for Preston residents to join its latest project, inspire*. The project was established by gunnercooke founder Darryl Cooke, to ‚ÄėDo Good, […]

2 years ago
Group takes on Guild Wheel to raise money for Muscular Dystrophy UK

Arriving at the finish line was a big relief for the group after a rainy 8 hours. A group of girls recently completed a challenge to walk the full Guild Wheel to raise money to Muscular Dystrophy UK. Allanah Ellithorne, 25, was diagnosed with muscular dystrophy at […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Longridge charity shop seeks volunteers as doors reopen after lockdown

The North West Air Ambulance Charity (NWAA) is launching an appeal for new volunteers as it begins to reopen some of its 14 charity stores, including its Berry Lane shop […]

2 years ago
Charity tractor run raises £4,500 for Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Charity

Tractor run in Inskip for NHS A local man who wanted to show support for the NHS has helped raise more than ¬£4,500 for Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Charity. Bryan Eccleston, from Inskip, organised a Tractor Run, […]

2 years ago
James speaks of the impact of sight loss as he prepares to trek the Inca Trail for Galloways

A partially sighted man has spoken about the impact of losing his sight as he prepares to trek the Inca Trail to raise money for Galloways. James Coulton, the outdoor […]

2 years ago
St Catherine’s Hospice shop open after revamp

A Lostock Hall charity shop has opened its doors following a modern makeover, with staff and volunteers looking forward to welcoming customers old and new to support their local hospice. […]

2 years ago
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