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Formerly homeless Prestonian completes Guild Wheel walk for charity who helped her get back on her feet

A formerly homeless woman from Preston is appealing for sponsorship for her 21-mile Guild Wheel walk, which was organised to raise funds for a local charity that helped her out […]

18 hours ago
Prestonian walking 52 miles for Rosemere in memory of late dad

Helen Cornes set herself a challenge to help raise money for Rosemere Cancer Foundation in memory of her dad Stan. Preston-born Helen, who now lives in Widnes, walked the 52 […]

1 week ago
Rare chance to see private gardens off Winckley Square

Socially distanced sun seeking in Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall Prestonians are invited to ‘A Regency Promenade’ with Elaine Taylor, the Friends of Winckley Square garden historian. Locals can hear how the gardens and surrounding area changed over time. People […]

2 weeks ago
Preston woman walking to Blackpool to raise money after mum died from Huntington’s disease

Hollie and her mum who died of Huntington's disease in 2018. Hollie Johnstone from Preston is walking 32 mile to Blackpool and back to raise money for Huntington’s disease. Hollie’s mother dies in 2018 of the disease aged 44 and Hollie […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Winckley Square pop-up cycle lane to be removed

The temporary cycle lane in Winckley Square The pop-up cycle lane in Winckley Square is set to be removed, following a reduction in traffic in the area. In June, Lancashire County Council created the pop-up cycle lane as […]

1 year ago
Time is running out to enter Preston’s Race for Life

Women taking part in the Race for Life in 2011 i in Preston   It’s your last chance to enter this year’s Race for Life in Preston as applications close in just under two weeks. Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life, in partnership […]

6 years ago
Tower Trek: Charity fund raising walk from Blackpool to Preston

Charity fundraising walk for multiple sclerosis (MS) for Philip Smart and also others with MS. Tower Trek is in aid of fundraising for MS. It will be a charity walk […]

9 years ago
Faces from the Preston Guild Church Procession 2012

Monday 3 September 2012 saw the Christian churches of Preston and districts join the Guild procession and march through the city centre streets. Thousands lined the route to witness this […]

9 years ago
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