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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 ‘Hydration […]

10 months ago
Kirkham Grammar pupil gives up school holiday for Rosemere Cancer Foundation

Lewis is sticking to a strict schedule to meet his target. School may be out for the summer, but for 12-year-old Kirkham Grammar Pupil, Lewis Simpson, there’s still a timetable to follow as he takes on a 1,000km challenge for Rosemere […]

10 months ago
Chief Fire Officer’s ultra marathon raises over £2,000 for Preston hospital’s charity

Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Charity is set to benefit from a donation of £2,400 thanks to the fundraising efforts of the county’s Chief Fire Officer. Justin Johnson, an avid runner and […]

10 months ago
Farington resident donates doll to help raise funds for maternity units at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals

nurse ragdoll created by Judy Quin A charity that supports babies and mothers in maternity units at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals has launched a new competition to help raise much-needed funds. Baby Beat are encouraging members of […]

10 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Royal Preston Hospital staff receive Indian takeaway and ‘Thank You NHS’ cream cake

Some of the food delivered to NHS workers and the cream cake thanking them An Indian takeaway in Deepdale has been helping keep the city’s key workers fed. Adam Sayid and team made the delivery to Royal Preston Hospital. It included a fresh cream […]

11 months ago
Royal Preston Hospital one of four to work on new coronavirus antibody tests

Inside the lab at Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Royal Preston Hospital has been chosen as one of four hospitals in the UK to work on new Covid-19 antibody tests. Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust say they will […]

11 months ago
Hoghton and Coupe Green scarecrow trail begins with key worker theme

The NHS and thank you messages feature heavily in this year's scarecrow trail A socially distanced activity is available for Hoghton residents during the Covid-19 lockdown. Paying tribute to key workers and the NHS this year’s Hoghton scarecrow event has a coronavirus theme. […]

11 months ago
Preston councillor stands down to become a doctor

Councillor Ian Donnell A Preston councillor is standing down to join to front line efforts in the coronavirus pandemic. Councillor Ian Donnell is stepping down from representing Preston Rural East. Now a qualified […]

11 months ago
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