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South Ribble Scouts to visit South Korea for World Jamboree

Six South Ribble teenagers will join 3,228 UK Scouts at a global adventure festival in South Korea next year. South Ribble Scouts Charlotte, 16, Henry, 15, Eoghan, 12, Millie, 14, […]

4 months ago
Preston man writes short stories during recovery from stroke

A Preston man has written his first book following a major operation to remove a cyst from his brain. Paul Walmsley, who underwent his operation at Royal Preston Hospital, then […]

4 months ago
Winckley Square restaurant 263 lands spot in Michelin Guide

A Preston city-centre restaurant headed up by a Masterchef finalist has secured a place in the esteemed Michelin Guide. 263, located just off Winckley Square, is overseen by Oli Martin, […]

4 months ago
Preston Here for Humanity to offer free packed lunches to schoolchildren over half term

Preston Here For Humanity Headquarters in Eldon Street A local charity is handing out free sandwiches, crisps, yoghurts, biscuits, fruit, and drinks to schoolchildren over half term. Preston charity Here for Humanity has launched the initiative to supplement […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Penwortham youth worker impresses judges on Channel 4’s Great Pottery Throw Down

A Penwortham youth worker competing in The Great Pottery Throw Down has impressed judges with her skills and touching designs. During the first episode of the Channel 4 show, which […]

5 months ago
Walton-le-Dale SPAR named north’s top Marie Curie fundraising store

A Walton-le-Dale SPAR has raised £5,302 for Marie Curie since March 2017, making it the firm’s most successful fundraising store in the north. The celebrations at the Sandringham Road store […]

5 months ago
Fulwood St Catherine’s Hospice volunteer marks 40 years of service with lottery win

A grandma who has volunteered for St Catherine’s for 40 years has celebrated after a £2,000 charity lottery win. Ann Loan from Fulwood began volunteering in a shop to raise […]

5 months ago
Residents urged to ‘Plant Preston’ for Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Avenham Park in autumn Pic: Tony Worrall Preston Council has invited residents to plant trees on their properties this March to mark the Queen’s Jubilee celebrations. Last year, Preston was chosen as a Champion City for Her Majesty […]

5 months ago
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