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Preston’s homeless receiving urgent medical care and support due to new scheme

The team co-ordinating the medical support pictured at The Foxton Centre Rough sleepers who are being housed in hotels and other properties throughout the coronavirus pandemic are receiving emergency medical care. A new triage service has been set up to help […]

1 week ago
Preston food entrepreneur donates 7,000 ready meals to feed the vulnerable

Kirsty Henshaw A Preston food entrepreneur has donated over 7,000 of her ready meals to feed vulnerable and self-isolating people affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Kirsty Henshaw, who set up the free-from […]

2 months ago
Preston snuggled up for the Big PNE Sleep In for The Foxton Centre

Estelle Noblett got the kids, and dog, involved in the Big PNE Sleep In Dozens of kind-hearted Prestonians snuggled down on their living room floors to show solidarity with the city’s homeless. The Big PNE Sleep In invited the city to set up tents, […]

2 months ago
How The Foxton Centre is helping the city’s homeless through lockdown

Pete from the Foxton's social enterprise team delivery food parcels Pic: The Foxton Centre Going into lockdown and social distancing has presented challenges for those helping the city’s rough sleepers. With Boris Johnson urging the country to ‘stay at home’ from Monday evening last […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Big PNE Sleep Out shortlisted for award as best community event

Sleeping out at Deepdale helped raised £90,000 for the city’s Foxton Centre and the event has been shortlisted for an award. Blog Preston joined with the Preston North End Community […]

3 months ago
Big PNE Sleep Out donations pay-in event at The Foxton Centre

With donations still coming in the Big PNE Sleep Out team are reminding Prestonians there’s a big pay in information event. The Foxton Centre is opening its doors on Sunday […]

6 months ago
Rough sleeper tells of what life was like on the streets of Preston

Out on the city streets helping those in need Pic: Tom Stables/Foxton Centre As the countdown continues to the Big PNE Sleep Out the team behind the event paid a visit to BBC Radio Lancashire’s studios. John Gillmore and Nishma Hindocha welcomed representatives […]

7 months ago
Less than a month to go until the Big PNE Sleep Out at Deepdale

Looking towards the Kop end in Deepdale Pic: Blog Preston With nearly 300 people signed up and preparing to bed down in Deepdale there’s less than a month until the Big PNE Sleep Out. Raising vital funds for The Foxton […]

8 months ago
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