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Great-gran hoping to build on 23 years of volunteering at Royal Preston Hospital once Covid restrictions allow

Kathleen Wallace A great-gran whose 20-plus years of volunteering at Royal Preston Hospital was halted by Covid-19 is hoping to get back to the role as soon as possible. Kathleen Wallace, who […]

3 months ago
Recycling Lives in Preston desperately need volunteers to help with pandemic efforts

A charity which tripled its output to respond to the growing demanding during the Covid-19 pandemic is appealing for volunteers to supports the vital work they do. Recycling Lives Charity […]

4 months ago
Call for volunteers in Preston to support the vulnerable through Covid winter crisis

Volunteer responder in action One of Britain’s largest volunteering charities, is calling on Preston residents to volunteer for an hour per week or more through the difficult winter.  The Royal Voluntary Service is urging […]

8 months ago
Preston care homes supported by healthcare students during COVID-19 pandemic

Health and care students from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) are helping to provide vital support to care homes across the city as they deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. […]

11 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Multiple Sclerosis charity looking for volunteers in Preston

MS Society Preston Group volunteers The MS Society Preston Group is looking for volunteers to help local people affected by Multiple Sclerosis. Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a neurological condition that occurs when the immune system […]

1 year ago
Creating green spaces and saving lives – how this Preston charity is growing its impact

One of Let's Grow Preston's gardens A Preston charity that encourages a community of green spaces is growing its impact across the city. Established around eight years ago, Let’s Grow Preston aims to create and support […]

2 years ago
Help the hedgehogs as part of this £50,000 Ingol volunteering project

Dob Croft is a five-acre nature reserve on The Intact Centre's doorstep The Intact Centre in Ingol has been awarded £50,000 to run a 12 month natural heritage volunteering project. The project will focus on developing Dob Croft, Intact’s five-acre nature reserve. […]

2 years ago
Seven ways you can volunteer in Preston during 2016

Ribble Steam Railway and the Healthy Planet book shop in the Fishergate centre Pics: Tony Worrall If you’ve been inspired by the voluntary work of Preston’s Kathleen Derbyshire we thought you might want to put your spare time to good use. There are a host of […]

5 years ago
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