WATCH: Cancer Research Race for Life stopped off in Preston as part of its 25 in 25 challenge

This year’s crusade to beat cancer has begun, with Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life team celebrating quarter of a century by visiting all 25 race locations in the North West and North Wales – including Preston - in 25 hours.
Norcross Cricket Club

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Chorley Age Concern Chairman Ena Richardson retires after 25 years with Age Concern, 22 as secretary and three as chairman. The Mayor of Chorley, Councillor Eric Bell, presented her with a cake and flowers on behalf of the volunteers and officials at the groups AGM

Nostalgia; Creating a safer lifestyle for pensioners at Age Concern in Chorley

Looking after the needs of the older generation has been an important past time for Keith Warren.

Last year's Chorley Yamaha open day

Invite to open day at Chorley Yamaha for NWAAS and North West Blood Bikes

Motorbike enthusiasts are invited to attend a day of wild stunts and fund-raising in Chorley.


WATCH: St Patrick's fun with St Catherine's Hospice in Lostock Hall

People danced the night away and enjoyed a hearty Irish stew at The Mill’s St Patrick’s Day Ceilidh.

Members of Sightseekers, in Chorley

Sightseekers in Chorley seeks solidarity

Being blind or visually impaired can make you feel like you are living on a desert island.

Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley court listings - Tuesday March 20 2018

Here is a list of court cases involving Chorley and Leyland residents at Preston Magistrates' Court.

Stephen Baylis and John Bossom working to fix bikes donated by Hewitt Cycle at The Lodge, in Buckshaw Retirement Village

Hewitt Cycles in Leyland donate bikes to The Lodge in Buckshaw Village for restoration project

Residents at a care village in Chorley are gearing up to take on a bike restoration project thanks to a donation from a local business.

Kevin Brown, left, with team mate Steve Wignall

24 hour football frenzy for St Catherine's Hospice in support of terminally ill Leyland dad

Residents are invited to help a terminally man kick cancer and raise funds for St Catherine’s Hospice.

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Gillian Bartlett (left) with Louise McParland at the launch of their mobile bar hire company Copa Fizz last September

Copa Fizz gin launch night in Brindle raises thousands for Rosemere in memory of New Longton mum

A sell-out charity event to celebrate the life of an “inspirational”  mum-of-two raised more than £4,000 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation’s 20 Years Anniversary Appeal.
John and Valerie Thompson on their wedding day in 1968 at St Andrews Church, Leyland.

A nice honeymoon surprise for a Charnock Richard mum on her golden wedding anniversary

A devoted husband decided to celebrate his golden anniversary by taking his wife back on their honeymoon.

Gerald Dickens

Gerald Dickens talks about his famous great great grandad's legacy as he performs in Preston

Growing up, the great great grandson of Charles Dickens didn’t think much of his works.

Greens Bistro, At Annes

The best bistros in Lancashire

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Rebecca Hall from of the Rosemere Cancer Foundation (left) collects the 14,550 donation from Geoff Charlson and Pauline Forshaw at Chorley Golf Club.

Chorley Golf Club captains raise thousands for Chorley Hospital and Rosemere Cancer Foundation

Chemotherapy treatment at Chorley Hospital has been given a major boost following a local golf club’s record round of fund-raising activities in aid of a cancer charity.

In pictures: Galloway’s Society for the Blind celebrates 150 years

Hundreds packed a party celebrating 150 years of a charity supporting blind people.

Post Office's darts and dominoes night in 1984. Paul Cottam, Andrew Price, Mayor Geoff Simons, Ryan O'Shea, Frank Allen, Brian Sutton, Paul Topping, Robert (Bob) Blake, Stanley Purcell, Thomas Blake and The Mayor's wife Mrs Simons.

Nostalgia: Royal Mail Darts, dominoes and a handless corpse in Chorley

Working for the Royal Mail in the 1980s was “the best job you can imagine”.

Rosemeres Cathy Skidmore with Eric Wright Groups commercial director Dan Gosling, marketing, PR and CSR manager Suzanne Taylor, CSR administrator Stephanie Lerning, project manager Nick Gavin and Rosemeres central area fund-raising co-ordinator Rebecca Hall

Get ready for Rosemere's tenth annual Walk in the Dark from Chorley to Preston

Participants are invited to take part in Rosemere Cancer Foundation’s tenth annual Walk in the Dark.
Brothers Ian and Tom Yates  who run asbestos removal firm Greenfield Removals in Chorley

Brothers from Greenfield Removals in Chorley are on mission to consign asbestos to history

A Chorley firm is waging a war against a deadly mineral after being awarded a safety award to tackle high risk asbestos.

Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley court listings - Tuesday March 13 2017

Here is a list of cases involving people form Chorley and Leyland, at Preston Magistrates' Court.

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