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Preston Abolition Group to host ‘Singing for Freedom’ event to combat modern slavery

Preston Abolition Group is hosting a celebration of music with local singers and musicians to raise funds for the anti-slavery charity Hope for Justice. The ‘Singing for Freedom’ event will […]

2 months ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week June 4 to 10

Preston skyline Pic: Mick Gardner After a busy bank holiday weekend celebrating The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, Preston residents submitted their street party photos, with people enjoying food and drink with their neighbours across patriotically decorated communities. […]

2 months ago
Rosemere Cancer Foundation celebrates Platinum Jubilee with Morecambe Bay walk

Rosemere marked the final day of the Platinum Jubilee with a Morecambe Bay walk alongside 280 adults, children and dogs. The group paraded en masse across Morecambe Bay from Arnside […]

2 months ago
Charlie’s Convoy tractor run to set off tonight from Stanley Lodge

A tractor run dedicated to the memory of a five-year-old boy who sadly lost a battle with a brain tumour sets off tonight. Tonight (Friday, 10 June), over 200 vehicles […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Rainbow Hub invites residents to coffee morning after thanking ‘small army of volunteers’

A local charity has thanked its ‘small army’ of volunteers and invited residents to a coffee morning in June. Rainbow Hub in Mawdesley near Ormskirk has thanked its volunteers, who […]

2 months ago
Preston medical student encourages others to consider volunteer work

An Edge Hill University student who volunteers at charity shop Barnardo’s has encouraged others to try volunteering. Harriet Thompson, from Preston, is in her 2nd year of studying medicine, with […]

2 months ago
Preston Salvation Army thanks volunteers as demand increases

Preston Salvation Army has thanked its volunteers for their support following an uptake in helpers to meet increased demand. The Salvation Army’s Church and Community Centre (corps) in Preston, located […]

2 months ago
Masters of the Preston Masonic Lodges raising funds for Preston charities

All of the Masters of the Preston Masonic Lodges have formed an annual Masters Group to raise funds for local Preston charities. The Covid lockdown presented a real challenge to […]

4 months ago
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