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Penwortham woman raises over £300 for local maternity charity

Hand-sewn face masks by Judith Nuttall A Penwortham woman has hand-made 180 face masks to raise money for Baby Beat, the charity which supports mothers and babies being cared for on the maternity units at Lancashire […]

2 days ago
Blue skies on the horizon for Preston’s Rosemere Cancer Centre

Ceiling lights for radiotherapy patients There are blue skies on the horizon, literally, for patients needing to undergo radiotherapy at Rosemere Cancer Centre, the region’s specialist cancer treatment centre at Royal Preston Hospital. Rosemere Cancer […]

1 week ago
Neonatal unit’s Phil has head shaved for Preston cancer charity

Braving the shave A neonatal advanced nurse practitioner from the Royal Preston Hospital has had his head shaved to raise over £1,000 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. Phil Parsons, 36, decided to raise money […]

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Preston’s Walk in the Dark event goes virtual for 2020

Walk-in-the-Dark-2020 For the first time in more than a decade Rosemere Cancer Foundation’s Walk in the Dark will become a virtual event. The 11-mile trek along the A6 is one of […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Hutton schoolboy’s first book raises over £2,000 for local NHS hospital

Ahaan Ram with his donation to Royal Preston Hospital A nine-year-old from Hutton has raised more than £2,000 for his local NHS hospital by writing a book of stories and poems and asking for donations. Ahaan Ram, who attends […]

2 weeks 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 […]

3 weeks ago
Fulwood resident won’t let coronavirus get in the way of annual fundraiser

The Guild Wheel sees more than 100,000 journeys each year Pic: Tony Worrall A Fulwood resident is planning to walk the Preston Guild Wheel to raise funds for the Rosemere Cancer Foundation. John Farnden, 66, will be walking the 23 miles from his […]

3 weeks ago
Rosemere Cancer Centre leader for surgery time in North West

Women undergoing a hysterectomy for endometrial (womb) cancer at Rosemere Cancer Centre could spend an hour to an hour-and-a-half less on the operating table compared to elsewhere in the North […]

3 weeks ago
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