Work starts on £700k Fulwood Leisure Centre revamp

Work will begin next month on a £700,000 revamp of a Preston leisure centre.

Golf course

Where are the best golf clubs and courses in Lancashire?

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Louise Hartley

JCB makes large donation to Louise Hartley Memorial Fund

A memorial fund dedicated to a Lancashire journalist has received a generous £50,000 donation as a result of a unique project.

John and Dorothy Davies

Lancashire Evening Post brought together John and Dorothy Davies more than 60 years ago

Dorothy and John Davies are celebrating 60 years of marriage – and it is all down to the Lancashire Post.
Rowers taking part in the CRUK challenge

Take on the Great Row in Lancashire for Cancer Research UK

People in Lancashire are being challenged to row a marathon in March as part of an oar-some fund-raising effort for Cancer Research UK.

Laura Black

Leyland businesswoman hosts charity event in honour of blogger Laura Black who died of Cystic Fibrosis

The courage and inspiration of a young Lancashire mum is behind a fund-raising drive to raise cash for research into Cystic Fibrosis and to help the homeless.
City Mosque Preston is just one of three city mosques holding a mosque open day on Sunday, February 18.

Mosques to welcome wider community through #VisitMyMosque open day

Mosques across Lancashire are opening their doors to neighbours from all faiths  as part of a nationwide incentive to learn more about the Muslim way of life.
Preston City Centre
Jeff Barradaile and the Blackburn People's Choir at Fulwood Methodist Church

Singing for Fun workshop in Fulwood in aid of Methodist Action North West

A group of enthusiastic songsters flexed their vocal chords to showcase their newfound talents and to raise funds for homeless people in Lancashire.

Hilda Dixon

Dementia: Fulwood: Living with someone who doesn't know who you are

Half the time Hilda Dixon doesn’t recognise her own granddaughter, or even her daughter.

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The damage outside RBS on Lytham Road

Bank wall destroyed in crash in Fulwood

A wall has been knocked over at a Preston bank following an accident.

Coun Peter Kelly at West View Leisure Centre

Preston leisure centre handed land and cash boost

A Preston leisure centre could be set for an expansion and new facilities following a council deal.
An outline of the hospital plans

Private hospital plan in Preston could create 25 jobs

Preston patients could soon be going under the knife at a new healthcare site.

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Aqua aerobics

Where you can do aqua aerobics in Lancashire: With video

The performance of aerobic exercise in fairly shallow water such as in a swimming pool. Also known as waterobics, aquatic fitness, aquafitness, aquafit.
Police on Levengarth Avenue

MURDER PROBE LATEST: Man who died in Fulwood had suffered 'serious head injuries'

A man who died in Preston this morning suffered serious head injuries following 'an altercation', police have confirmed.
Stephanie Blakeley, Graham Vickers and Heather Buckel during a previous run

A marathon bid for Cash for Kids in Lancashire

Two women are on the run to help disadvantaged children across Lancashire.
Fulwood resident Mel Dobson

Blocked street drain a pain for Preston pensioner

A Preston resident has called for swifter action in clearing street drains after driveway and pavement flooding issues at his home.

The Little Sisters of the poor nursing home will soon be home to five of Preston's GP surgeries.

Super surgery planned for Little Sisters care home site

A handful of Preston’s GP surgeries are set to relocated more than 25,000 patients to the site of a city nursing home.
The employment park in Fulwood

Job boost hopes for Preston employment park

An employment park that could bring a major jobs boost to the Preston economy is set to receive the green light from the town hall this week.

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The RSPCA centre in Preston remains closed

Preston animal centre remains closed as probe continues

The immediate future of a Preston animal centre remains uncertain as an internal probe continues.

Sarah Adams on one of her training walks in Nicky Nook in Garstang

Preston student to climb Mount Kilimanjaro for Think Pacific Foundation

A Preston student is gearing up for a mountain of challenges to support a community project in Fiji.
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