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National Lottery on the hunt for Preston projects to fund

Stock image of cash Pic: Stux from Pixabay Over £6 million of National Lottery funding went to projects in Preston in 2020/21 according to new figures that mark the launch of this year’s National Lottery Awards. A total […]

2 weeks ago
The Harris awarded £803k in government funding as revamp work continues

Front of the Harris Museum in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall The Harris has landed £803,249 from a government fund that aims to safeguard the nation’s cultural heritage and stimulate economic growth. The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sports, delivered […]

2 months ago
Kirkham ‘is on the up’ says boss of new fine-dining restaurant

A Kirkham restaurant boss has invested in the town’s future by opening a new local eatery. Restaurateur Andrew Booker and his son, James, have opened the fine dining establishment The […]

8 months ago
Preston student service ‘excited to build on success’ after securing new funds

Preston careers service Future U has secured £850k in funding to extend a successful student programme. Future U, which has offered advice to more than 25,000 young people across Lancashire, […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Crime commissioner says Lancashire’s ‘voice will be heard’ as MPs lobby for police funding review

Police officer wearing a face mask Pic: Lancashire Police A group of Lancashire MPs have joined the Police and Crime Commissioner to urge the government to review police funding. Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner Andrew Snowden has written to […]

9 months ago
Investment to support infection control measures in care homes across Preston and Lancashire announced

A further significant investment has been announced to support infection control measures and testing in care homes, supported accommodation, and home care services in Lancashire. The measures have been put […]

10 months ago
River Ribble Expo – A Liquid History project could go ahead if funding granted

Preston's skyline as viewed from the River Ribble Pic: Tony Worrall The National Heritage Lottery Fund (NHLF) has given Mirador and the Ribble Rivers Trust the go-ahead to submit a development application with the aim of delivering the full, ambitious programme […]

10 months ago
Up to £5,000 of funding offered for good causes in Barton, Fulwood and Longridge

A £5,000 gifted fund is up for grabs to be shared among the communities of Barton, Fulwood and Longridge. Anwyl Homes Lancashire, based at Buckshaw Village, is reaching out to […]

1 year ago
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