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Inskip Christmas tractor run raises £2,500 for hospital’s children’s charity

The successful tractor run which was held as a Christmas event in Preston, raised £2,500 for Lancashire Teaching Hospital Charity’s Children’s Appeal. 45 tractors were decorated and played carols while […]

6 months ago
Preston residents benefit as BAE Systems donates £150,000 to local food banks

Aerospace firm BAE Systems has donated £150,000 to food banks serving over 40 communities. The company donated £45,000 to five food banks in the North West, including Blackburn Foodbank, Fylde […]

6 months ago
In pictures: Cottam residents take to the streets for annual charity Santa Parade

Cottam’s annual Santa Parade delighted residents as they gathered on the streets to soak up the festive spirit. On Sunday 19 December, Santa and his helpers set off from Hayfield […]

6 months ago
Community Gateway urges residents to donate to homeless scheme The Spires

A Preston homelessness scheme has called on residents to make donations to help the less fortunate over Christmas. Homelessness prevention scheme The Spires in Maudland Bank is appealing for donations, […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Hula hooping Santas dash through Penwortham to raise £1,500 for Galloway’s

The annual Galloway’s Santa Dash this year saw hula hooping runners raise over £1,500 for the blind and partially sighted. Amongst the line-up were members of Up Fit Hoop Troop, […]

7 months ago
Longridge man raises £650 for Rosemere to honour friend with bowel cancer

A Longridge man has raised £650 for Rosemere Cancer Centre by walking 3.5 miles each day for a month. After learning that a friend of over 50 years was about […]

7 months ago
Preston family don festive outfits for St Catherine’s Hospice ‘Santa Drive by’

A local family has taken to the streets to spread Christmas cheer and raise funds for St Catherine’s Hospice. This month, Adam Hennings and his family have dressed as Santa […]

7 months ago
Santa to visit Cotton Court this week for 2021 Christmas appeal

The Cotton Court team with last year's haul of Christmas presents for disadvantaged children in Preston A Preston business centre is this week hosting Santa as part of an annual Christmas gift appeal. Cotton Court Business Centre has worked with Barnardo’s for the last nine years through […]

7 months ago
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