Menu

foodbanks

Newman College tutor leads UK musicians in creating foodbank fundraiser album

Ryan Hamilton A tutor from Cardinal Newman College is creating an album of donated songs to raise money for a foodbank charity. Ryan Hamilton, who teaches business studies at the Avenham college, […]

7 months ago
Preston people rally to help feed the city’s children

Shannon and Georgia Speariott Preston people have rallied round after Conservative MPs voted against extending free school meals for deprived children during the holidays. Existing support is being added to by local people who […]

8 months ago
Volunteers needed in Preston and South Ribble for Christmas food collection at Tesco stores

A Tesco volunteer holding a shopping list guide for donations at the launch of the Tesco Food Collection Two charities providing vital food to people hit by the pandemic are appealing for people across Preston to help support the UK’s biggest food collection this Christmas. From Thursday, 19 November until […]

8 months ago
Much needed funds donated to Preston foodbank during lockdown

A house building company has provided some vital support to The Salvation Army Preston foodbank over lockdown. Stewart Milne Homes donated £500 to the foodbank which will support 40 families […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Tesco stores in Preston to host extra food collection for local charities

August food donations will support demand on Fareshare and the Trussell Trust Tesco stores in Preston are holding an extra summer food collection to support the Trussell Trust and FareShare as they respond to an increased demand for food in the wake […]

10 months ago
Tesco has donated 82 tonnes of food for Preston foodbanks and charities

Tesco team distribution trainer Martin Fillo with one consignment ready to go Supermarket giant Tesco has been helping to feed some of Preston’s most vulnerable during the coronavirus pandemic. 82 tonnes of food worth £15million has been donated by the supermarket to […]

1 year ago
Inside one of Preston’s Holiday Hunger markets – with families on the breadline

Families move along the tables laid out with the redistributed food Pic: Blog Preston Families move along the tables laid out with the redistributed food Pic: Blog Preston It’s just before 11am on a Thursday morning at St Matthews Church in New Hall Lane. […]

3 years ago
Pictures from Making A Mark on the Flag Market

The distinctive sculpture created on the Flag Market The distinctive sculpture created on the Flag Market An arts event with a political undertone came to Preston city centre during Saturday. The latest offering in the Summer Saturdays events, […]

3 years ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures Covered Market, PrestonPreston Court BuildingLawson Street6201 Princess Elizabeth57313 becomes the main engine6201 pulls into Preston Station for an engine changePreston CenotaphColourful & Shops On Lancaster Road a View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.