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The Foxton Centre gives lockdown makeover to Smiths Rec in Frenchwood

The new Smiths rec Foxton Centre mural. Preston locals and The Foxton Centre have painted a new mural at Frenchwood green space Smiths Rec. The Foxton Centre has been working alongside young people and community members to […]

1 month ago
The Foxton Centre receives grant to help Preston’s rough sleepers

Jeff Marsh, CEO at The Foxton Centre The Foxton Centre in Avenham has received a grant to purchase essential items for rough sleepers. The charity appealed to the Morrisons Foundation in the immediate aftermath of the Covid-19 […]

3 months ago
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 […]

5 months 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 […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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, […]

7 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 […]

7 months ago
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 […]

8 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 […]

11 months ago
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