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12-year-old Preston schoolgirl wins ‘Step Into the NHS’ competition

Grace, a 12-year-old student from Penwortham Girls High School, has become the North West regional winner of the ‘Step into the NHS’ competition recognising her creative and detailed board game […]

5 days ago
UCLan medical school confirms new senior medic hire

A nationally celebrated medic who is at the forefront of revolutionising healthcare training worldwide is set to start a senior role at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). Dr Johann […]

6 days ago
Frank Whittle Partnership’s ‘Big Tea Party’ raises funds for Lancashire’s NHS Heroes

Frank Whittle Partnership (FWP) put the kettle on, made a big brew and raised a cuppa and cash for Lancashire’s NHS heroes. The team at the architecture, design and masterplanning […]

2 weeks ago
Preston and South Ribble residents urged to ‘be patient’ after dramatic rise in GP calls

A health partnership has urged Lancashire and South Cumbria residents to ‘be patient’ following a dramatic rise in calls to GP practices. The number of calls to surgeries across the […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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’s rates have risen to 326 […]

1 month ago
Charlie’s Convoy gets wheels in motion for Lancashire Teaching Hospital Charity’s Children’s Appeal

A tractor run, dedicated to the memory of a five-year-old boy who lost a long fought battle with a brain tumour in the spring, has set the fundraising wheels of […]

1 month ago
Frustrated Preston patients having to make ’80 calls a day’ to book GP appointments

Patients of The Park Medical Practice and other GP practices around Preston and Lancashire have been struggling to call through to make bookings too see their doctor recently. A patient […]

1 month ago
Those aged 38 and 39 in Preston and Lancashire to receive text for first Covid vaccine

The Covid vaccination queuing area outside Preston Bus Station and opposite the NHS hub in St John's Pic: Tony Worrall Today (Thursday, 13 May) the Covid vaccination programme has opened to those aged 38 and 39. People in this age group will be sent text messages that will allow them […]

2 months ago
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