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Retired Ashton joiner thanks supporters following skydive for Rosemere Cancer Foundation

A retired Ashton-on-Ribble joiner who skydived to raise funds for charity has thanked his supporters. Sean Turner, 57, skydived from 15,000ft, three miles high, raising £535 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. […]

10 months ago
Elswick woman honours niece during 20-mile fundraiser for Rainbow Hub

An Elswick woman has raised £220 during a 20-mile charity walk and cycle for Rainbow Hub. Jayne Emmington, a member of the Knott End Golf Club, raised funds through a […]

11 months ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week September 25 to October 1

A calming scene at the Bullnose in recent days Pic: Tony Worrall This week, Preston residents have taken in the sights of the now open Adelphi Square and new UCLan student centre. There was also promising news for locals wishing to get […]

11 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 […]

11 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston model ticks off mum’s bucket list dream during St Catherine’s skydive

A Preston model has taken part in a skydive to honour her mum and raise funds for St Catherine’s Hospice. Alongside brother Luca, Nina Di Niro has followed in her […]

11 months ago
Preston sight loss charity awarded ‘generous’ two-year grant by West Lancashire Freemasons

The West Lancashire Freemasons have awarded a £57,310 grant to Preston sight loss charity Galloway’s. The charity used the funding to reduce social isolation amongst visually impaired residents, with a […]

11 months ago
Longton schoolgirl to join Rainbow Run fundraiser for Royal Preston Hospital

A seven-year-old Longton girl will take part in the Rainbow Run fundraiser next month. Longton Primary School pupil Petra Sindall signed up for the Lancashire Teaching Hospitals event, which runs […]

11 months ago
Preston veteran ‘still smiling’ after scaling Snowdon for Armed Forces charity

A former Royal Green Jacket from Preston has climbed Snowdon to raise funds for charity. Vince Stopp served in the military for 24 years and took on the challenge on […]

11 months ago
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