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How these friends are raising thousands for struggling Preston food bank

Rachelle Callaghan and Rebecca Hewitson Two Preston friends are cycling from London to Brussels and raising thousands of pounds in the process for the struggling Salvation Army food bank. Rachelle Callaghan and Rebecca Hewitson set […]

2 weeks ago
Preston food bank running out of supplies as donations drop

Preston’s Salvation Army food bank has told the Guardian it’s “down to the last few tins” as referrals increase and donations drop. Since the start of the summer holidays the […]

2 weeks ago
Easter Eggs donated to Preston Foodbank by kind hearted workers

Deborah from Electricity North West's Preston depot with the donated goods and Easter Eggs Many families in Preston will wake up on Easter Sunday without the mountain of chocolate that many expect this weekend. One Preston business has been working to help those families […]

5 months ago
Opinion: How Preston’s child poverty conference opened my eyes to harsh reality of our city

A hobby horse needing a lick of paint in a city park Pic: Tony Worrall A hobby horse needing a lick of paint in a city park Pic: Tony Worrall As a Fulwood born-girl, I came away from the child poverty conference at The Salvation […]

10 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Comedy shows to help re-stock Preston Food Bank

Tanya Lee-Davis and Steve Shanyaski A double-header comedy gig is to help re-stock a Preston Food Bank. The Salavation Army put out a call to arms earlier this month staying […]

2 years ago
This Preston mosque asked its members to help the city’s Food Bank

Volunteers helping to sort the food donated Just some of the many items donated by Muslim families Hundreds of food and drink items have been donated by the city’s Muslim community to a struggling Food Bank. The […]

2 years ago
Preston food bank reveals it needs 8,000 items a month to meet demand

Preston’s Salvation army, home to ‘Preston Central Scouts’ and many other facilities, has one of the biggest food banks in the City. But still isn’t able to supply food all […]

6 years ago
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