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Barton teens cycle 200 miles for North West Air Ambulance Charity

Two avid young cyclists have taken on a mammoth 200 mile cycle, to raise vital funds and awareness for the North West Air Ambulance Charity (NWAA). Nathaniel McMurray, 16, and Ben Grzesiak, 16, set off […]

1 month ago
Preston man recalls how North West Air Ambulance saved his life

The air ambulance in Moor Park during Friday morning Pic: Annie Edmondson This National Air Ambulance Week (September 7– 13), the North West Air Ambulance Charity (NWAAC) is raising awareness of the lifesaving impact its service has had on patient lives across […]

1 year ago
Charity bike ride raises money to thank staff at Royal Preston Hospital

John Olerenshaw set himself the challenge for his 60th birthday to cycle the coastline of Great Britain, A man who was treated at Royal Preston Hospital has completed a 100-mile bike ride to raise money for the staff who cared for him after a life-changing accident. Two […]

1 year ago
Longridge charity shop seeks volunteers as doors reopen after lockdown

The North West Air Ambulance Charity (NWAA) is launching an appeal for new volunteers as it begins to reopen some of its 14 charity stores, including its Berry Lane shop […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Daughter tells of father’s air ambulance rescue at Preston Marina after heart attack on his boat

Christina with her father Dennis on a recent holiday to Wales Pic: Christina Shiels A family have told of their heartfelt thanks to the city of Preston and its emergency services after a father and grandfather was rescued after having a heart attack aboard […]

2 years ago
Man airlifted to hospital after falling from height in Fishwick

Church Avenue in Fishwick Pic: Google Emergency services were called to Fishwick during Wednesday afternoon after an industrial accident. A man had fallen from height while working in Church Avenue, off New Hall Lane. North West […]

2 years ago
Air ambulance called to Queen Street Retail Park in Preston

Air ambulance landing at Queen Street Pic: Andy Speariett/Blog Preston An air ambulance has been called to Queen Street Retail Park near Preston city centre. Police sealed off part of the retail park near Aldi and Food Warehouse for the […]

2 years ago
Air ambulance called to Ribbleton due to crash

The air ambulance in Ribbleton on Saturday afternoon Pic: Stephen Melling A major road in Ribbleton has now been reopened following a crash. Preston Police had shut Longridge Road/Ribbleton Avenue from its junction with Ribbleton Hall Drive to the junction with […]

3 years ago
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