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Funeral guidance reissued by Preston City Council after report of gatherings breaching Covid rules

Preston Cemetery which borders Fishwick and Ribbleton Pic: spudfrawley Preston City Council have issued a reminder for Covid funeral guidance to funeral directors and the Preston Muslim Burial Society. The current restrictions means that up to 30 people can […]

5 months ago
Colleagues in Ashton-on-Ribble raise money for Lancashire Mind charity

Staff at Co-op Funeralcare in Ashton-on-Ribble took part in a sponsored cycle event Team members at Co-op Funeralcare in Ashton-on-Ribble completed a 12-hour bike ride from inside the funeral home to raise funds for people living with mental illnesses. Four colleagues took turns […]

9 months ago
Preston set to endure ‘grief pandemic’ following coronavirus lockdown

The Co-op has released a report revealing the devastating impact lockdown has had on Preston’s ability to grieve and warns the city could face a grief pandemic. An online YouGov survey, commissioned […]

11 months ago
A final farewell to Paul Fletcher as funeral plans are announced

Friends and family of Paul Fletcher will pay their last respects to the Penwortham dad of two when his funeral takes place on Tuesday. A service will be held at […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Mourners gather to say goodbye to Rosie Darbyshire

Friends and family gathered in Moor Nook to say goodbye to popular Rosie Darbyshire this afternoon. Red roses adorned Rosie’s coffin which was carried by a white horse drawn carriage […]

2 years ago
Final pick up for biker Shane I’Anson

Most people make their final journey in a hearse, some choose a horse drawn carriage and a few even opt for a Harley Davidson. But for Preston biker Shane I’Anson, […]

2 years ago
Bikers ride out for Bill Head’s funeral in Fulwood

Bikes lined the streets and followed the funeral procession for Bill Head Bikes lined the streets and followed the funeral procession for Bill Head As Bill Head’s coffin arrived in Victoria Road the air was filled with the roar of engines and […]

3 years ago
Matthew James Cogley solo EP re-released to raise money for instruments for children

Matthew Cogley’s solo EP has been re-released online to raise money to buy instruments for children at his last school. Matt Cogley passed away in the early hours of New […]

6 years ago
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