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Formerly homeless Preston charity rep enjoys lunch with The Duchess of Cornwall

A Preston charity rep has attended lunch at Clarence House with Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall. Karen is Emmaus’ Head of Support in Lancashire and attended an event at the royal […]

2 weeks ago
Preston woman to walk Guild Wheel for homelessness charity Emmaus

A Preston woman is walking the 21-mile Guild Wheel to raise funds for homelessness charity Emmaus. Makenziee Jaydon Wells will join a group of people who use the Preston Emmaus […]

1 month ago
Community Gateway Association launch homeless prevention scheme in Preston

Last Friday (1 October) marked the official opening of the Community Gateway Association homeless prevention scheme. Chief Executive of CGA Rob Wakefield and The Mayor Councillor Javed Iqbal cut the […]

2 months ago
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 […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston police and Spar staff help homeless man in act of kindness

A homeless man outside the closed BHS store Pic: Tony Worrall Preston police have updated followers of their Facebook page about an act of kindness from their officers and Spar staff. Just before midnight last night (3 January), police were patrolling […]

11 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 […]

12 months 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, […]

2 years ago
Almost 200 people are homeless in Preston and the surrounding areas

Homeless man Pic Quinn Kampschroer from Pixabay The number of people recorded as homeless in Preston and the surrounding areas has reached 192, according to new figures from homelessness charity Shelter. South Ribble is the worst affected […]

2 years ago
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