Preston wholesaler’s sandwich campaign reaches fundraising milestone

Preston wholesaler James Hall and Co have passed £600,000 in their penny pledge sandwich campaign. A decade after launching its penny pledge per sandwich sale in October 2011, James Hall […]

1 month ago
Two London Marathon runners ran in support of Rosemere

Two London Marathon runners supported Rosemere Cancer Foundation last Sunday. Both runners were completing their first full marathons, and they both successfully completed the course within their target times. First […]

2 months ago
Preston students can swap beans for a burger as part of charity initiative

On Monday, 11 October, The Adelphi and Roper Hall are hosting a swap for students, which is more than a fair trade. For one day only, if Preston’s students take […]

2 months ago
Preston-based Recycling Lives staff take on 30 mile cycle for charity

Staff from Preston-based charity Recycling Lives cycled over 30 miles from HMP Lancaster Farms to HMP Wymott near Leyland to raise £956. Recycling Lives supports those in prison and ex-offenders […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston OBE appointed board chair of Leyland sports charity Active Lancashire

Leyland sports charity Active Lancashire has appointed a Preston OBE as its new board chair ahead of a 10-year expansion strategy. Active Lancashire has appointed Brian Cookson OBE, who brings […]

2 months ago
Fulwood man to take on London Marathon for Macmillan in memory of late-mum

A retired meter reader from Preston is set to tackle the London Marathon to raise funds for Macmillan. He chose Macmillan after he lost his mum to cancer, and his […]

2 months ago
Preston North End worker to run London Marathon for Macmillan

A Preston North End worker is gearing up to take on the London Marathon for Macmillan Cancer Support. Rebecca Robertson, Preston North End Community and Education Trust’s Head of Community […]

2 months ago
Preston rugby fans asked to knit bonnets for premature babies

A social care charity has invited rugby fans across Preston to knit bonnets for premature babies. Preston is a host venue for the Rugby League World Cup 2021, so rugby […]

2 months ago
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