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Young patients at Royal Preston Hospital benefit from toys and chocolate donations

Light Foundation, in partnership with Blackburn-based Star Tissue UK and supported by the Mayor of Preston, Councillor David Borrow, made their annual visit to the Royal Preston Hospital to bring […]

3 months ago
Live online event to discuss knife crime in Preston

Knife recovered from Preston police Operation Sceptre. Pic: Preston police A live online event is set to debate the issue of knife crime in Preston. The discussion has been organised following the recent tragic deaths of Adam Le Roi in […]

5 months ago
Preston religious group holding live international debate after France attacks

Three of the speakers (L-R): Ustadha Khola Hasan, Dr. Shaykh Umar al Qadri, Bishop Tony Robinson A Preston Muslim group is holding a live international debate on free speech in response to the recent France attacks. Light Foundation is bringing together seven leading scholars for the […]

7 months ago
Preston faith group to host event aimed at tackling anti-Muslim sentiment during Covid-19

Coronavirus and Mosques Panel Members (top-left Imam Qari Asim MBE, bottom-left Saba Zaman, top-right host Adam Kelwick, middle-right Shaukat Warraich, bottom-right Mufti Rafiq Sufi) A live online event is set to tackle anti-Muslim sentiment and reassure the public about Covid-19 safety measures being taken by Mosques. The event is being hosted by Preston-based non-profit […]

10 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ramadan meal in Preston brings faiths from across the city together

Tucking in at a 2018 Ramadan Interfaith Dinner Dozens of people from all different faiths in the city joined Preston’s Muslim community for a Ramadan meal. The Light Foundation hosted their fourth event for the annual Interfaith dinner. […]

2 years ago
Pensioners receive free meal on Christmas Day in Preston

Some of the group enjoying their Christmas Day event Some of the group enjoying their Christmas Day event Dozens of pensioners spent the day surrounded by laughter, food and goodwill in Preston. Instead of a day of loneliness and […]

3 years ago
Preston faiths join together for meal in celebration of city’s diversity

Representatives of all faiths joined the meal at the Preston Quaker house Representatives of all faiths joined the meal at the Preston Quaker house A peace meal has taken place in Preston with representatives of different faiths joining together. Held by Muslim […]

4 years ago
Preston’s Light Foundation charity trip to help refugee camp in Calais

Preston organisation, the Light Foundation, are organising their fourth volunteer trip to Calais, France, in response to the ongoing refugee crisis. With a renewed spirit and approach, Light Foundation volunteers […]

5 years ago
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