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Penwortham pub hosting family fun day to support children’s charities

Flying the flag for their first collaborative family fun day are Lucy Clark, of the Children’s Appeal (left), and Ellie Smith, of Derian House Children’s Hospice Two of the area’s best-known children’s charities are uniting to stage the ultimate family fun day fundraiser. The free entry event is a collaboration between Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation […]

13 hours ago
Three places left for Preston charity’s cold water swimming challenge

Lucy Clark Cold water swimming fans have a last gasp opportunity to guarantee themselves a place in next month’s Great North Swim and make a splash for Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation […]

5 days ago
Toys donated to Lancashire Teaching Hospital Charity’s Children’s Appeal

Toys with a collective price tag of over £300 have been gifted to Lancashire Teaching Hospital Charity’s Children’s Appeal by the Morrisons Preston Riversway store. The toys have already been […]

2 months ago
Leyland’s Broadoaks Child Development Centre to benefit from special play area

Thanks to the Lancashire Teaching Hospital’s Charity Children’s Appeal, a specially designed play area is being built at Leyland’s Broadoaks Child Development Centre. The play area will help the clinical […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lancashire Teaching Hospital Charity’s Children’s Appeal named charity of the year

Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Paul Melling Lancashire Teaching Hospital Charity’s Children’s Appeal has been chosen as charity of the year for Playdale Playgrounds Ltd. All challenges and socials that staff and the company take part in […]

4 months ago
Cottam author’s debut book raises £2,450 for children’s charity

Rachel at Cottam Primary School with pupils including her sons Fred and Ron on either side A Cottam author’s debut book has raised £2,450 for charity. Rachel Walmsley’s book, Christmas Cabaret, sold out within weeks, with all proceeds going to Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Charity’s Children’s Appeal. Rachel said: “It […]

4 months ago
Cottam author’s sold out book about Christmas vegetables raises funds for charity

Rachel at Cottam Primary School with pupils including her sons Fred and Ron on either side A Cottam author’s first book has sold out within weeks, with all proceeds going to charity. Rachel Walmsley’s book, Christmas Cabaret, is aimed at pre-school and KS1 children, and is […]

6 months ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week November 13 to 19

Sunset over Preston on Saturday 30 November As excitement builds for Christmas in Preston, local businesses and organisations are announcing festive events, such as the Friends of Winckley Square’s upcoming concert. Also, this week came the fantastic […]

6 months ago
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