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Leyland Trucks’ 125th-anniversary fundraiser secures £25,000 for cancer charities

A seven-week campaign led by Leyland Trucks has raised over £25,000 for local cancer charities. Helping Hand, a non-profit organisation run by a committee of Leyland Trucks and PACCAR Parts […]

8 months ago
Preston counselling service Cedar House raises £1,931 through party and quiz fundraisers

Two Cedar House fundraising events have this month raised £1,931, thanks to generous Preston residents. On Saturday 16 October, Cedar House welcomed professional make-up artist Zsanett Peter from Ribbleton. Zsanett […]

8 months ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week October 23 to 29

Out walking in Avenham and Miller park at the ivy bridge Pic: Tony Worrall With Halloween fast approaching, the Christmas countdown will soon begin, with Christmas mini-markets already scheduled in a Preston city centre cafe. But during the festive period, Preston residents may have […]

8 months ago
Rosemere fundraisers ‘Amy’s Army’ walk equivalent length of China’s Great Wall

A team of fundraisers have walked the same distance as the Great Wall of China to raise funds for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. Amy’s Army helped fund new equipment that will […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston woman to walk Guild Wheel for homelessness charity Emmaus

A Preston woman is walking the 21-mile Guild Wheel to raise funds for homelessness charity Emmaus. Makenziee Jaydon Wells will join a group of people who use the Preston Emmaus […]

8 months ago
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 […]

8 months ago
Kirkham fundraisers to provide Christmas hampers for struggling residents

A group of Kirkham residents have set up a GoFundMe page to provide food for struggling families over Christmas. To help people in their community, Michelle Clarke and her friends […]

8 months ago
Longridge hairdresser shaves head to honour dad undergoing cancer treatment

Rosemere Cancer Foundation has received a £7,500 donation thanks to a brave Longridge hairdresser. Mum-of-two Helen Richmond’s friend Clarissa Bolton of The Salon cut her hair and then shaved her […]

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