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Latest news from the Lancashire Evening Post

Latest news from the Lancashire Evening Post

A round-up of news in brief from across Lancashire

More than 17,000 gift filled shoeboxes from Lancashire have been exported to vulnerable youngsters in places including Belarus, Liberia and Romania.

Regional Manager Ian Taylor, said: “We’re so grateful that despite the recession and the hardship everyone is feeling people have really gone the extra mile this year to pack shoeboxes with love and because of that we’ve been able to reach our 100 millionth shoebox.”




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