Friends climb and cycle three peaks to help Leyland man raise funds for brain tumour treatment

A team of dedicated pals pushed themselves to the limit by climbing the three peaks AND cycling between each location to support a friend who needs treatment for a severe brain tumour.

Guests wear hats for Headway's sapphire ball

Charity ball for Headway Preston and Chorley is a success

Preston Mayor Trevor Hart started his term of office with a sapphire ball in support of his charity of the year.

The Canal Turn

Best pubs to stop by during a walk in Lancashire

It's the perfect weather for a stroll in Lancashire's countryside or coastal areas.

Regional winner of the Macmillan Fundraising Group / Committee Award: Preston and South Ribble Macmillan Cancer Support Fundraising Group

Preston and South Ribble Macmillan Cancer Support Fund-raising Group wins regional award

A team of charity champions have been honoured with a regional award for their mammoth fund-raising efforts.
Chorley Mayor, Coun Mark Perkins looks at Derian Houses Legacy Tree  with details of charitable donations

Derian House in Chorley hosting a free seminar about charitable donations in wills to avoid inheritance tax

A children’s hospice is inviting people to consider using charitable donations in their will to avoid large inheritance tax bills.

WATCH: Higher Wheelton girl honoured with national Macmillan award in memory of her Hambleton great uncle

A young girl who cooked up a storm in the kitchen was delighted to be given a national award for her charitable work in support of her great uncle.
Country pub

Where are the best pubs to drop by during a walk in Lancashire?

Readers have submitted their suggestions.

Amanda Limerick with her son, Jared

Leyland mum completed Great Manchester Run for Kidneys for Life which supports her son

A mum whose son was born with kidney failure completed the Great Manchester Run to raise funds for research and treatment for the disease.
Preston Magistrates' Court

Chorley Court Listings - Tuesday May 22 2018

Here is a summary of cases involving people from Chorley and Leyland at Preston Magistrates' Court


WATCH: Off The Track music nights at The Railway in Chorley

Singer and saxophonist Amy Lovae loves music so much, she has turned a hobby into a job.

WATCH: Buckshaw Village man launches album with music collective

A church youth worker has launched his first album as part of a large musicians collective.
Sack race

Traditional sports day at The Stags Head in Goosnargh in aid of Derian House in Chorley

Families enjoyed a round of old school sports at The Stags Head, in Goosnargh, as part of the pub’s May Day Fun Day.

Willow's Force Free Grooming, in Blackpool

The best dog grooming salons in Lancashire

Dogs and their owners have been voting.

National Garden Scheme

Beautiful Lancashire gardens available to view via National Garden Scheme

People love a good nosey around someone else’s garden to see how they form their perennials and now is the perfect chance to snoop.
Elizabeth Grant visits Melanie's pebble at Derian House

Derian House 25th anniversary: Families remember loved ones through annual Forget Me Not service

One of Derian House’s top priorities is to ensure families can return to pay tribute to their loved one.


WATCH: Galloway's Society for the Blind in Penwortham gives blind and partially sighted people a driving experience in Wigan

Blind and partially sighted people from Lancashire were given the chance to experience the thrill of whizzing around a Wigan racetrack.
Fresh Perspective staff  celebrate two years

Fresh Perspective staff in Chorley raise funds for charities

Two employees are prepared to jump out of a plane to support their company’s fund-raising efforts.
Dog grooming

Where are the best dog grooming salons in Lancashire?

Dogs love being pampered and groomed.

Where to do glass making and blowing in Lancashire

Being taught to blow, make and shape your own glass product
Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley Court Listings - Tuesday May 15 2018

Here is a summary of cases heard at Chorley Magistrates' Court.
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