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In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week October 9 to 15

The Harris and Flag Market in Autumn Pic: Tony Worrall Tributes have poured in for the much-loved and respected Preston North End owner, Trevor Hemmings, who sadly died this week aged 86. But the heartwarming comments have proven that Prestonians […]

7 months ago
Preston sight loss charity supporters take on London Marathon raising over £7,800

Over £7,800 was raised for Preston sight loss charity Galloway’s by a team of four runners during the London Marathon. Steve Holliday, Steve Millington, James Bickerstaff and Ken Mellis all […]

8 months ago
Two London Marathon runners ran in support of Rosemere

Two London Marathon runners supported Rosemere Cancer Foundation last Sunday. Both runners were completing their first full marathons, and they both successfully completed the course within their target times. First […]

8 months ago
Preston North End worker to run London Marathon for Macmillan

A Preston North End worker is gearing up to take on the London Marathon for Macmillan Cancer Support. Rebecca Robertson, Preston North End Community and Education Trust’s Head of Community […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Prestonian running London Marathon for Rock FM Cash for Kids

A Preston man is running the London Marathon to raise funds for local charity Rock FM and Greatest Hits Radio Lancashire Cash for Kids. Primary school teacher Phil Sumner will […]

10 months ago
Rosemere nurse running London Marathon after six years of applying

An oncology research nurse is raising money for her patients by running the London marathon. Steph Ellison, who works at Rosemere Cancer Centre, has finally won a place in this […]

1 year ago
Prestonian helping raise awareness of sepsis after his dad recovered from illness

Royal Preston Hospital is benefitting from new graphics raising awareness of sepsis thanks to a Prestonian who ran the London Marathon in aid of the Critical Care Unit. Mark Delaney […]

1 year ago
Galloways is calling for runners to take part in the Virgin London Marathon

Calling all marathon runners! Sight loss charity Galloway’s is asking for marathon runners to help raise funds for blind and partially sighted people. Applicants to next year’s Virgin London Marathon […]

3 years ago
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