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Brock man creates fundraising journey while in cancer treatment

People diagnosed with cancer often describe their path to wellness as a ‘treatment journey’ but Colin Holmes from Brock, near Garstang has gone a step further by making his personal […]

2 months ago
Preston and South Ribble cancer charity looking for help

The Macmillan Preston and South Ribble Fundraising Committee helps to fund Macmillan nurses and other health professionals. It also supports people living with cancer at a time where it is needed the […]

4 months ago
Preston woman ‘braves the shave’ after losing three family members to cancer

Alexandra before and after head shave A Preston woman has shaved her head to raise money for charity after losing three family members to cancer. Alexandra Kiss’s uncle, grandmother, and mother-in-law have all died from the […]

5 months ago
Three Preston pals complete 26 mile hike to raise money for cancer charity

The three pals Three pals from Preston who completed a tough 26-mile hike across the Lake District have raised £1,600 for Macmillan. Kate Hutchinson was joined by friends Catherine Knott and Louise Mault – whose […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Join the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning with these Macmillan events in Preston

Bon Bons coffee and cake Pic: Bon Bons/Facebook Macmillan Cancer Support hosted their first coffee morning in 1990. Since then, the initiative has raised over £200 million for the charity. The ‘World’s Biggest Coffee Morning’ is Macmillan’s biggest […]

1 year ago
Fulwood schoolgirl braves the shave for cancer funding

Rosie's long locks before the hair cutting began Rosie’s long locks before the hair cutting began A Preston schoolgirl has raised hundreds of pounds for cancer research – by having her head shaved. The Archbishop Temple School pupil […]

3 years ago
Why this team will be sitting on every seat in Deepdale in one day

Deepdale: home of Preston North End A team of twelve will be sitting on every seat in Deepdale in one day to raise money for charity. Ian Bamber and his […]

4 years ago
Christmas Gift Fair returns to Penwortham Youth Centre for fourth year

Penwortham’s Christmas Gift Fair is returning to Penwortham Youth Centre for a fourth year on Wednesday 14 December. The fair will take place at the centre on Priory Lane from […]

4 years ago
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