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Lantei bosses in Preston trek up Mount Kilimanjaro

Bosses of an electrical company climbed almost 6,000 feet up Mount Kilimanjaro to raise funds for St Catherine’s Hospice.
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Katy Hill with her mum Bernadette, who died of cancer in May 2016

Katie's Moonlight Walk for her mum

The last time Katie Hill took part in a sponsored walk, her mum was at the finish line.
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A team of colleagues from Prestons Yorkshire Bank are taking on the St Catherines Hospice Moonlight and Memories Walk

Yorkshire Bank staff get ready for Moonlight Walk in Preston

Workmates taking on St Catherine’s Hospice’s Moonlight and Memories Walk say the fund-raiser is the perfect opportunity to work together as a team, in aid of a worthy cause.
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UCLan student Amy Morris, second from left, with Hilary Alexander OBE, Mark Evans, CEO of Little Black Dress, and Alesha Dixon.

Britain’s Got Talent star Alesha Dixon could wear Preston student’s design on red carpet

TV star and singer Alesha Dixon could soon be parading down the red carpet wearing a dress made by a Preston fashionista.

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The mum claimed Coun Blow confronted her about speaking to the Mail on Sunday about the scandal.

Investigation launched after claims South Ribble Councillor verbally abused mum

The mum of a primary school girl whose alleged sex abuse started a taxi licensing investigation at South Ribble Council claims a leading councillor verbally abused her in public.
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Fire on bus sparks emergency call-out

Fire on bus sparks emergency call-out

A fire on a bus sparked an emergency call out in Lostock Hall this afternoon, say fire services.
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Staff and volunteers at the St Catherines Fulwood shop promote the hospices Moonlight and Memories Walk in store

Bag a bargain ahead of St Catherine’s memory walk

Families and friends gearing up for the St Catherine’s Moonlight and Memories Walk are being encouraged to dress to impress and bag a bargain from the charity’s shops.

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Eleanor Kirton, Henry Booth and Eden Stafford, of Lantei, who have done a sky dive for St Catherine's Hospice

Electricity firm is buzzing about all its charity work

A childhood obsession for Parka jackets and a busman’s holiday have provided the inspiration for electrical testing firm Lantei Compliance Services.

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A team of staff from HMRC in Preston did the Guild Wheel walk in aid of St Catherine's Hospice

Pink ladies raise thousands for St Catherine's Hospice

A team of women - and a dog - have raised almost £4,000 for St Catherine’s Hospice by walking along the Guild Wheel.
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St Catherines Hospice Moonlight and Memories Walk

Hundreds expected for charity’s biggest fundraiser of the year

A charity is asking the community to get behind it’s biggest fundraiser of the year.

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Christine Montgomery and artist Edwin Williams at The Mill, with the painting he donated to St Catherines Hospice

Paintings raise funds for St Catherine's Hospice

Fund-raisers have found an arty way to support St Catherine’s Hospice.

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Megan Alty with her new hair, cut by Lucy Duff, of Lucia Salon, in Lostock Hall, for Little Princess Trust

Megan donates her hair to Little Princess Trust

Eight-year-old Megan Alty has donated her hair to help children with cancer.
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Cuerden Strategic site

Plans for ponds near Ikea site

Controversial plans have been launched to create six ponds on a proposed new retail, housing and industrial site in South Ribble.

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Court round-up

Conman who duped partner into racking up £25k debt jailed

A conman who spun an elaborate web of lies to his girlfriend before taking her cash has been jailed.

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Steven Marden-Lloyd is gearing up for his Pedalling for Peter bike ride in memory of his husband Peter, to support St Catherines Hospice

Volunteer takes on St Catherine's cycle challenge in memory of husband

A hospice volunteer is gearing up to take on a mammoth bike ride with St Catherine’s in memory of his beloved husband.
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Kieron Grimes

Dad talks about his battle with depression

Depression is an isolating illness and one that can take over your life. Kieron Grimes speaks to NATALIE WALKER who has set up a Facebook page about his endless struggle in a bid to encourage others to talk.

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Helen Barron and Kenny Burns with Kyla and Katie who attend Rainbow House

Pigeon auction raises thousands for Rainbow House

Pigeon racers have clawed more than £12,000 for a conductive education centre.

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Court news

Lancashire court listings - Monday, March 27, 2017

Here is this week's round-up of cases at Preston’s courts.
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Armenian Kebab House, Blackpool

Lancashire recommends... places for a kebab

Readers have voted. Here is where is best to get your doner kebabs.

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Andrew Sissons who is doing the marathon in Paris for ward 24 at Royal Preston Hospital

Paris Marathon fund-raiser for Preston Hospital's ward 24

Andrew Sissons is gearing up for the Paris Marathon to support Royal Preston Hospital in memory of his mother-in-law.
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