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Fulwood family thanks local hospice for vital support during lockdown

A Fulwood family says the valuable support they receive from St Catherine’s Hospice befriender service is appreciated now more than ever. The charity based in Lostock Hall runs the service […]

5 hours ago
Preston care homes supported by healthcare students during COVID-19 pandemic

Health and care students from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) are helping to provide vital support to care homes across the city as they deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. […]

2 days ago
Preston will ‘Light It Blue’ to celebrate the 72nd Birthday of the NHS

The new lighting was tested out The Harris and Preston Markets will be lit blue on Sunday (5 July) to mark the 72nd birthday of the NHS. Organised by Preston City Council, the lighting of the […]

4 days ago
Recycling centre restrictions eased in Preston as lockdown continues to lift

Recycling centres are being prepared for further easing of restrictions. Restrictions on how people visit recycling centres across the county are due to be partially lifted from next week. People will be able to visit in their car without first […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Royal Preston Hospital commemorates lives lost during COVID-19 pandemic

Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Paul Melling Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is thanking its staff and the local community for their support and compassion during recent months. On Sunday 5 July, the NHS will mark its […]

4 days ago
Police urge public to behave responsibly as pubs and bars reopen across Preston

Pubs and bars will begin to re-open from Saturday (July 4). A significant policing operation is in place for the weekend as officers prepare for the reopening of pubs and bars in Preston. From tomorrow (July 4) all pubs and bars, […]

4 days ago
Here’s a list of the Preston pubs and restaurants opening their doors this week

A beer being poured Pic: Anestiev As lockdown restrictions ease, Preston’s hospitality sector is gearing up to reopen. Many pubs and restaurants will be opening their doors on July 4 but if you are planning a […]

5 days ago
Ashton resident making free clear face masks to help the deaf community

Two of the face masks made by Michelle. A woman from Ashton-on-Ribble has started making masks with clear Perspex windows to help families in the deaf community. Michelle Lomas, owner of Red Roux Rouge clothing company got the […]

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