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Preston care workers’ seven-hour trek for Alzheimer’s Society

Right at Home Preston and South Ribble care workers The Right at Home Preston and South Ribble team sent some of their best explorers out in the Lake District to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society.  The money raised […]

3 months ago
Cardinal Newman teacher raised £3000 walking the Wainwrights in eight weeks

Oliver Gray Walking the Wainwrights A maths teacher from Cardinal Newman College has raised nearly £3000 walking the Wainwrights in the Lake District. The challenge normally takes years to complete but Oliver Gray has decided […]

2 years ago
Preston pensioner dies while climbing in Lake District

Hevellyn, Lake District, where the man was found Pic: Google A pensioner from Preston has died after climbing in the Lake District. A 73-year-old man was climbing at Helvellyn mountain, between […]

4 years ago
What is the weather forecast for Kendal Calling 2016?

Kendal Calling 2016 will be held at Lowther Deer Park in the Lake District from July 28-31. The music festival traditionally sees a large number of people from Preston make […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston paraglider to run half marathon after miraculously surviving 80ft fall in the Lake District

The air ambulance team working to save Dave, he and his fiancee Karin and Dave pictured paragliding A Preston man who nearly died while paragliding in the Lake District has paid tribute to his rescuers. The Great North Air Ambulance came to Dave Tighe’s aid when he […]

6 years ago
Tributes to Preston man killed by 200ft fall during Lake District walk

peter huntley A keen walker who slipped and fell over 200ft from a ledge on one of the Lake District fells has been named today. Peter Huntley, who lived in Primrose Grove, […]

10 years ago
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