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New project launches to help Preston BAME Community shape cancer support

A pioneering new £400k co-produced project is being launched to ensure Preston’s BAME community play a part in shaping local cancer support and improve patient outcomes. The Macmillan Preston Area […]

3 months ago
Fulwood’s Macmillan information centre gets makeover under £48k revamp

Fulwood’s Macmillan information centre has benefited from a £48,000 Lancashire makeover scheme. The refurbishment will help enhance the experience for people living with cancer who use Macmillan’s Cancer Information and […]

6 months ago
Leyland Trucks’ 125th-anniversary fundraiser secures £25,000 for cancer charities

A seven-week campaign led by Leyland Trucks has raised over £25,000 for local cancer charities. Helping Hand, a non-profit organisation run by a committee of Leyland Trucks and PACCAR Parts […]

7 months ago
£10k raised for Preston and Fulwood charities in memory of Fylde man

A Fylde man who sadly passed away in March has inspired his supporters to raise £10,000 for two local charities. Mike Vernon, who lived in Treales, was known for helping […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fulwood man to take on London Marathon for Macmillan in memory of late-mum

A retired meter reader from Preston is set to tackle the London Marathon to raise funds for Macmillan. He chose Macmillan after he lost his mum to cancer, and his […]

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
Preston woman receives ‘overwhelming response’ after competing on ITV’s Beat the Chasers

A Prestonian last weekend appeared on ITV’s Beat the Chasers to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support. Forensic psychology lecturer Samantha Walkden applied for the show to commemorate her Grandma […]

8 months ago
Leyland Trucks take on 12.5km race for cancer charities

Leyland Trucks have joined local residents to complete a 12.5km race for the 2021 #StrongerTogether fundraiser. Over 130 people attended the race, a circular route spanning more than 7.5 miles, […]

10 months ago
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