Menu

homeless

Preston City Council to discuss rough sleeping and homelessness in the city

Out on the city streets helping those in need Pic: Tom Stables/Foxton Centre Preston City Council is due to have a council meeting this week (Thursday 15 April) and will discuss homelessness and rough sleeping in the city. Two topics of the meeting […]

2 months ago
Meet the woman selflessly helping homeless people across Preston

A Preston woman has been cooking food in her home to distribute to the homeless for years. Lo Parsons delivers hot meals, along with essentials such as masks, sanitisers and […]

6 months ago
Preston’s Sikh community to celebrate three years of helping the city’s homeless

Volunteers who run the food kitchen under the market canopy Pic: Blog Preston Preston’s Sikh Sewa Society UK is set to celebrate their third anniversary of feeding and clothing the city’s homeless. The Society was formed in January 2017 by a small group […]

1 year ago
Homeless Preston man gets life-saving operation thanks to community support

A homeless man outside the closed BHS store Pic: Tony Worrall A man who was living on the streets of Preston has received a life-saving operation after local organisations and charities stepped in to help. Jack (not his real name), 27, […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ribbleton man shares his story of life on the streets to give hope to the homeless

Andy Singleton More than 300 people took part in the Big PNE Sleep Out at Deepdale in November. The event, hosted by Preston North End (in partnership with Biffa and Blog Preston) raised […]

2 years ago
Ashton woman appeals for support to help the homeless this winter

Lynsey Battle and friend An Ashton woman is appealing for donations to help Preston’s homeless people this winter. Lynsey Battle will be giving bags of essentials to the homeless in Preston city centre on […]

2 years ago
Preston Sikh Community is inviting people of all faiths to join them in celebrations

Preston Sikh Community are inviting everyone to join their celebrations The Sikh Community is inviting people of all faiths to join together with them in celebrating the 550th birthday of the founder of their religion Guru Nanak Dev Ji. The […]

2 years ago
New Preston hub for rough sleepers to open in Spring 2019

Out on the city streets helping those in need Pic: Tom Stables/Foxton Centre The former BHS store in Preston city centre regularly had people sleeping rough in the doorways Pic: Tony Worrall Rough sleepers in Preston will have access to specialist services at […]

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.