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Longridge Rotary Group launches bike raffle for Prostate Cancer charity

Rotary Group of Longridge and North Preston cycling sportive. Pic: Epic Events The Rotary Group of Longridge and North Preston are currently hosting a fundraising raffle to raise money for the Prostate Cancer Charity. Each year, the Rotary group hosts a number […]

1 year ago
The People’s Friend calls on Preston’s knitting community to join loneliness campaign

Knitter's can send a triangle of knitted bunting to support the campaign Preston’s knitters are being asked to help people that continue to be isolated across the country. Lockdown has lifted and the nation is adapting to a new normal, but a […]

1 year ago
Penwortham man cycling over 100 miles to raise money for Baby Beat

David on his bike A Penwortham man is planning to cycle over 100 miles in under 12 hours to raise money for Baby Beat. David Rose has recently completed a challenge climbing 4,000 flights […]

1 year ago
Neonatal unitā€™s Phil has head shaved for Preston cancer charity

Braving the shave A neonatal advanced nurse practitioner from the Royal Preston Hospital has had his head shaved to raise over Ā£1,000 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. Phil Parsons, 36, decided to raise money […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston and South Ribble cancer charity looking for help

The MacmillanĀ Preston and South RibbleĀ Fundraising Committee helps to fund Macmillan nurses and other health professionals. It also supports people living with cancer at a time where it is needed the […]

1 year ago
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 Ā£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 Ā£30 million

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

1 year 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 ā€˜Do Good, […]

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