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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 […]

3 weeks ago
In pictures: Rosemere’s ‘Walk in the Dark’ raises £10k for the charity

Last weekend, Rosemere Cancer Foundation’s Walk in the Dark took place, helping to raise around £10,000 for the charity. Some 150 supporters set out from Chorley and South Ribble Hospital […]

1 month ago
Prestonian walking 52 miles for Rosemere in memory of late dad

Helen Cornes set herself a challenge to help raise money for Rosemere Cancer Foundation in memory of her dad Stan. Preston-born Helen, who now lives in Widnes, walked the 52 […]

1 month ago
Preston couple walk coast to coast to raise over £1,000 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation

A Preston couple has raised £1,060 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation after walking more than 200 miles across the breadth of the UK. Retired biology lecturer Jill Greenhalgh and journalist Bryan […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston girls in Blackburn Rovers youth team step up charity fundraising during lockdown

Two of the girls on their walk to raise money. Four girls who play for Under 11/12 Blackburn Rovers have been raising money for mental health charity If U Care Share Foundation. Holly, Evie M, Heidi and Evie C have […]

8 months ago
Woman whose mother suffered ‘traumatic death’ coming to Preston on 400-mile walk to raise awareness of assisted dying

Jo Henderson and Patricia Henderson A woman whose mother suffered a traumatic death is passing through Preston on a 400-mile walk to raise funds and awareness for the campaign to legalise assisted dying. Joanne Henderson […]

2 years ago
Miss Preston 2015 finalist set to walk 18 miles for charity

Dominique is raising money to repay the kindness of a Preston rough sleeper A Miss Preston 2015 finalist is hoping to walk 18 miles on Saturday March 22 to raise money for charity. Dominique Harrison-Bentzen, has already been in the spotlight for charity […]

7 years ago
Trio to complete 67 mile walk to Deepdale without money or food

Jamie England, Jake Oakes and Tom Cafferkey are a trio of friends doing a 24 hour walk from Britannia stadium in Stoke-on-Trent to the stadium at Deepdale in Preston on […]

7 years ago
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