Ukrainian refugees living in Preston express their emotions during an artwork project at UCLan

The eight refugees with their artwork. Pic: Sachin Rana A group of Ukrainian refugees, living in Preston, have been able to express their feelings and emotions by creating artwork at an event at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). […]

1 month ago
Call for end to Ukraine war event to be held in Deepdale

Preston Markets lit blue and yellow for Ukraine A Stop the War demo in support of Ukraine is to take place in Preston. Taking place on Wednesday 5 July from 7pm the city is being urged to come […]

1 year ago
Lostock Hall girl sets sight on £1k fundraising goal for Ukraine

Eden Buckley A six-year-old South Ribble girl has been carrying on her charitable endeavour to raise money for the people of Ukraine this Easter. In 2022, Eden Buckley, started her fundraising journey […]

1 year ago
UCLan sends computer equipment to Ukrainian university

Derek Drummond, John Kiernan and Frank Wadmore, from the Learning Information Systems and IT Hardware Support team at UCLan The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is sending a range of computer equipment to their Ukrainian partner university, as part of a wider pledge to help them maintain operations during […]

1 year ago
Homes For Ukraine scheme has seen 1,300 refugees homed in Lancashire

The council is still calling for anyone with the capability to offer a home for someone to please step forwa As the world marks the first anniversary of Russian forces invading Ukraine, the leader of Lancashire County Council has spoken of her pride in the welcome the county has given […]

1 year ago
Friends of Winckley Square donates £2,800 to Ukrainian child refugees

The Friends of Winckley Square group has donated ¬£2,809 in ticket sales to Preston Red Cross to help Ukrainian child refugees fleeing the Russian invasion. Since they were established in […]

2 years ago
Homes for Ukrainians scheme funding update for Preston

Preston City Council has released a detailed report on the Government’s Homes for Ukrainian Scheme and the funding allocated to each individual. The report asks for approval to accept ¬£90,000 […]

2 years ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week August 20 to 26

Sunshine and fluffy clouds on Preston Docks Pic: Tony Worrall As the summer months draw to a close, and with the end of the school holidays fast approaching, Preston residents this week learned that the fun continues in September with […]

2 years ago
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