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Funding urgently needed for ‘ageing’ Royal Preston Hospital says new NHS report

Entrance to Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Blog Preston Royal Preston Hospital has been named in a new NHS report that calls for urgent funding to revitalise ageing buildings. The New Hospitals Programme Case for Change report¬†outlines the critical […]

2 months ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week July 17 to 23

Looking down the Old Tram Road during Sunday 25 October. Preston and Lancashire residents can currently meet outdoors keeping to the rule of six. Pic: Tony Worrall It has been a hot one in Preston this week, and while temperatures soared, there were lots of fascinating stories to share. From a 12-year-old Preston schoolgirl winning a ‚ÄėStep […]

2 months ago
Wesham pharmacy operating AFC Fylde Covid vaccination centre urges Preston to get jabbed

A vaccination being given Pic: Pixabay Wesham pharmacy has urged Preston residents to get vaccinated following a reported rise in Covid-19 cases across the city. The latest figures show that Preston‚Äôs rates have risen to 326 […]

3 months ago
Preston and Lancashire over-70s urged to get coronavirus vaccinate

A vaccination being given Pic: Pixabay People aged 70 and over in Preston and Lancashire who have not yet been vaccinated against Covid are being asked to contact the NHS to arrange a jab. Until now […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lancashire benefits from a purpose-built flu vaccination centre

Lancashire benefits from a purpose-built flu vaccination centre Lancashire residents are to benefit from an NHS flu vaccination centre to help protect as many of the at risk groups as possible this winter. Operating from 8am to 8pm, […]

1 year ago
Thousands of water bottles delivered to Preston hospital staff to help improve wellness

Staff with their new water bottles. The Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Charity has used a portion of NHS Charities Together money to purchase water bottles for all staff at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals. The charity purchased 10,000 ‚ÄėHydration […]

1 year ago
Mental health services in Preston struggling to cope as appointments cancelled

Those needing help are being urged to call a mental health helpline Pic: David Goehring Preston’s mental health teams are struggling to cope as demand for their services increases after Christmas. Outpatients were told on Tuesday there would be no appointments for the next week […]

6 years ago
Islamic students pledge to raise £10,000 towards new CT scanner

islamic society launch A group of students from Preston have pledged to raise ¬£10,000 towards a new hospital scanner at the city‚Äôs main hospital. The Islamic Society at the University of Central Lancashire […]

10 years ago
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