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Preston soldier to do 48-hour march in memory of mum who died from coronavirus

James Kirby with his mum Denise. Soldier James Kirby is raising money by marching from Preston Flag Market at the Cenotaph to ITC Catterick and back for his mum who died due to Covid. James will […]

7 months ago
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
Tributes paid in memory of Peter Clayton who was found dead in Clayton Brook

Peter Clayton, 52, was found deceased in Bamber Bridge A fundraiser has been set up to help the family of a much loved member of the Bamber Bridge community following his tragic death. Peter Clayton, 52, was found unresponsive […]

9 months ago
DJ Slug fundraising for Bone Cancer Research this Saturday after close family friend impacted by the illness

Stuart Singleton, aka DJ Slug, a Preston-based entertainer, has been hosting disco nights for charity throughout the pandemic to lift people’s spirits. This weekend though, the disco night is taking […]

9 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Longton couple take ‘extreme staycation’ to raise funds for cancer charity

Julie and Dave A Longton couple have taken an ‘extreme staycation’ in their VW campervan to raise funds for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. Julie Kline and Dave Hird were not in breach of any […]

9 months ago
Further grants given to Rosemere Cancer Foundation allowing it to continue helping patients

A charity funded clinic helping local former cancer patients suffering with life-impacting treatment side-effects has received further grants, allowing it to keep offering its services into its second year. A […]

9 months ago
Bamber Bridge firm raise £60k for food banks as boss fulfils pledge to double donation amount

Michael Patel giving Morrisons a cheque for their food banks. Sapphire Utility Solutions has raised ¬£60,000 to donate to various charities to ensure people do not go hungry this Christmas. Michael Patel, founder of Sapphire Utility Solutions set a target […]

10 months ago
St Catherine’s Hospice receives much-needed ¬£75k from Covid support fund

St Catherine’s Hospice has been granted ¬£75,000 from the Wolfson Foundation Covid-19 Support Fund. The money will help St Cath’s continue its important work at the Lostock Hall hospice, in […]

10 months ago
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