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Hutton schoolboy’s first book raises over £2,000 for local NHS hospital

Ahaan Ram with his donation to Royal Preston Hospital A nine-year-old from Hutton has raised more than £2,000 for his local NHS hospital by writing a book of stories and poems and asking for donations. Ahaan Ram, who attends […]

1 year ago
Charity bike ride raises money to thank staff at Royal Preston Hospital

John Olerenshaw set himself the challenge for his 60th birthday to cycle the coastline of Great Britain, A man who was treated at Royal Preston Hospital has completed a 100-mile bike ride to raise money for the staff who cared for him after a life-changing accident. Two […]

1 year ago
Leyland charity event raises over £5,000 ahead of launch this weekend

Factory of Festival 2019. Sponsors of the upcoming Factory to Festival (FTF) Miles Better Together initiative, launched to replace this year’s Factory to Festival fundraiser, have already raised £5,900 for local charities. Earlier this year, […]

1 year ago
Group takes on Guild Wheel to raise money for Muscular Dystrophy UK

Arriving at the finish line was a big relief for the group after a rainy 8 hours. A group of girls recently completed a challenge to walk the full Guild Wheel to raise money to Muscular Dystrophy UK. Allanah Ellithorne, 25, was diagnosed with muscular dystrophy at […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Penwortham Primary School pupils raise over £1,300 for charity

Students from Penwortham Primary School are taking part in a sponsored silence. Pupils from Penwortham Primary School are embarking on a sponsored silence to raise money for the British Heart Foundation and St Catherine’s Hospice. The summer term would usually see Year […]

1 year ago
Charity tractor run raises £4,500 for Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Charity

Tractor run in Inskip for NHS A local man who wanted to show support for the NHS has helped raise more than £4,500 for Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Charity. Bryan Eccleston, from Inskip, organised a Tractor Run, […]

1 year ago
St Catherine’s Hospice invites you to Rock The Lockdown in an online party this weekend

Top class performers including singers and a children’s entertainer are coming together to ‘Rock the Lockdown’ in support of St Catherine’s Hospice. The whole family is invited to enjoy an […]

1 year ago
Sight loss charity Galloways throws down the gauntlet for The 2.6 Challenge

Charities have teamed up to create a fun challenge to take place on April 26 – the day of the cancelled London Marathon. Each year the marathon raises vital funds […]

2 years ago
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