PNECET Helping Hampers Campaign Reaches Conclusion29 June 2020
Referrals for members of the Preston community to receive a PNECET Helping Hamper have now closed, almost eleven weeks on from the launch of the campaign.
Gallery: PNECET Helping Hampers Week Ten29 June 2020
Last week’s deliveries of PNECET Helping Hampers saw more residents of Fishwick and St Matthew’s receiving vital goods from Preston North End and Preston North End Community and Education Trust.
Gallery: PNECET Helping Hampers Week Nine21 June 2020
We have spent another week delivering PNECET Helping Hampers to vulnerable members of the Preston community.
PL Kicks Participant Challenged To FIFA 20 Game By Ben Pearson18 June 2020
Stirling Winder probably wasn’t expecting to be playing FIFA 20 against Ben Pearson when he entered a national tournament representing PNECET in the online football game earlier in the lockdown...
School Uniform Donation Point Stationed At Deepdale16 June 2020
Preston North End Community and Education Trust will be acting as a donation point for school uniform drop-offs as part of a partnership with Community Gateway Association over the next month.
EFL Trust Receive Funding To Continue Tackling Loneliness15 June 2020
The EFL Trust has secured £810,000 of government funding to make onward grants to club community organisations in 32 deprived locations across the country, with the aim of connecting more older people...
Gallery: PNECET Helping Hampers Week Eight13 June 2020
Another week delivering PNECET Helping Hampers has come to a close with a total of more than 800 having now been delivered since the campaign began at the end of April.
Veteran’s Race Across The World Helping NHS Charities Together12 June 2020
An army veteran formerly of the Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment is undergoing a virtual rowing challenge in his back garden to raise money for NHS Charities Together and ABF The Soldiers’ Charity in...
Further Online Education Open Dates Added10 June 2020
More dates have been added for the PNECET Sports College’s online open evenings as students continue to join ahead of the new academic year starting in September.
Fishwick And St Matthew’s Residents To Be Supported With Helping Hampers9 June 2020
Preston North End Community and Education Trust has received a grant to support residents of the Fishwick and St Matthew’s wards of Preston with its PNECET Helping Hampers scheme.
Gallery: PNECET Helping Hampers Week Seven6 June 2020
More than 700 PNECET Helping Hampers have now been delivered to vulnerable members of the community after seven weeks in operation.
Key Workers’ Uniform Kept Clean With Help From Ex-Player’s Daughter5 June 2020
Claire Ryan has been inspired to help those working through the Coronavirus pandemic by creating ‘scrubs bags’, ensuring that key workers can safely wash their uniforms at the end of a shift to reduce...
James' Volunteer Work Allowing Vital Communication Opportunities5 June 2020
Award-winning young coach James Galt has utilised his volunteering opportunities with Preston North End Community and Education Trust as a means of improving his communication skills while gaining...
Volunteer Witnessing Community Resilience With Hamper Deliveries4 June 2020
As we continue to highlight the work of our volunteers across Preston North End Community and Education Trust programmes, another of those helping with the PNECET Helping Hampers has underlined the...
NCS Graduate Joins PNECET Helping Hampers Packing3 June 2020
National Citizen Service [NCS] graduate Katie McDougall joined Preston North End Community and Education Trust NCS staff assisting with the packing of PNECET Helping Hampers today on Power of Youth...
PNECET Student Comes Through The PL Kicks Ranks As Volunteer3 June 2020
Preston North End Community and Education Trust’s PL Kicks programme primarily offers young people, on the face of things, an opportunity to play football with like-minded youngsters in their local...
Ollie Set To Complete PNECET’s Education Pathway3 June 2020
Ollie Birkett is the latest young person who is poised to complete the higher education pathway provided by Preston North End Community and Education Trust as he awaits his university results this...
Sporting Memories Volunteer Shares Story Of Rewarding Process2 June 2020
The Trust’s Sporting Memories programme had already faced a handful of changes before the Coronavirus pandemic led to its format being altered, and the switch to online sessions looks to be another...
Helping Hampers Deliveries Inspiring Volunteers1 June 2020
Since deliveries of PNECET Helping Hampers began late in April, the Trust has come to rely on a number of volunteers to assist with the distribution of hampers to the most vulnerable members of the...
Gallery: PNECET Helping Hampers Week Six30 May 2020
The PNECET Helping Hampers campaign will continue into June having seen more than 600 deliveries made in six weeks, but we are now seeking donations from the public to allow the campaign to be...
PNE Fan’s Hot Drink Deliveries For Key Workers Raising Spirits29 May 2020
Preston North End and its Community and Education Trust are looking to continue to highlight the community work of the club’s supporters during the Coronavirus crisis with walking footballer...
Vote For Preston North End To Feature In ‘Monopoly: Preston Edition’!28 May 2020
Preston North End fans can vote for the club’s official charity, Preston North End Community and Education Trust, to be featured in a Preston edition of the iconic Monopoly game when it is released...
Children's Activity Pages26 May 2020
With the kids stuck at home during the coronavirus pandemic, keep them entertained with our PNE colouring pages!
Women’s Team On The Lookout For New Players23 May 2020
Preston North End Women’s Football Club are recruiting for players of all ages and abilities in time for the 2020/21 season.
Gallery: PNECET Helping Hampers Week Five23 May 2020
The PNECET Helping Hampers campaign which has seen the club and the Trust unite to support the local community has now been in operation for exactly a month!
PNE Highlight ‘Fundraising Fans’22 May 2020
Preston North End have been working alongside the Community and Education Trust throughout the ongoing pandemic to reach out and support the local community in a time where this is more important than...
Post-16 Students Remaining Engaged With Studies22 May 2020
While the COVID-19 outbreak has prevented our post-16 students from finishing their season on the pitch in the EFL Community and Education Football Alliance League, they have remained busy during the...
Mental Health Importance Outlined With Specialist Staff Training21 May 2020
As part of the EFL’s partnership with the mental health charity Mind, Preston North End Community and Education Trust staff completed a mental health training course earlier in the year to improve...
Success Of Foundation Degree Graduate Revisited21 May 2020
Chanelle McManus’ affiliation with Preston North End Community and Education Trust began when she enrolled on our foundation degree programme, but her impact within the Trust would extend much further...
Work Experience Opportunities Allow Foundation Degree Student To Thrive21 May 2020
A current student of our USW foundation degree in Community Football Coaching and Development, Kieran Houghton is a prime example of how aspiring coaches and sports professionals can progress through...
North End Heroes’ Community Work Fondly Remembered20 May 2020
The generous and caring nature of Sir Tom Finney and Charlie Wayman has been highlighted with the unearthing of a rare photo showcasing their community work.
Students Reap Rewards From Trust Programme18 May 2020
Pupils of the Trust’s secondary school provision programme had been enjoying their time studying at the community offices, after the programme’s inception at the start of the academic year.
Kennington Primary School Students See Deepdale In All Its Glory18 May 2020
Students from Kennington Primary School were lucky enough to take a guided tour of Deepdale earlier this year as a partner primary school of Preston North End Community and Education Trust.
Tickets Up For Grabs In Level Playing Field Quiz18 May 2020
Preston North End fans may wish to pay particular attention to Tuesday’s Level Playing Field online quiz, with a pair of tickets to a future game and a ground tour up for grabs for the winner.
Trust To Highlight Impact Of Its Education Programmes18 May 2020
Preston North End Community and Education Trust run a variety of education programmes and it is set to highlight these this week.
Tributes Paid To Dick, Kerr Ladies’ ‘Little Star’ Edna Broughton17 May 2020
Tributes have been paid to one of the stars of of the Dick, Kerr Ladies side, Edna Broughton, who sadly passed away at the age of 89 last month.
Reading Materials Delivered To Care Home Residents16 May 2020
The Community and Education Trust have been delivering a variant of their PNECET Helping Hampers, consisting of books, matchday programmes and further reading materials, to four care homes in...
Gallery: PNECET Helping Hampers Week Four15 May 2020
The PNECET Helping Hampers campaign has now completed a fourth week in operation with 126 hampers delivered in the last week alone!
Families Encouraged To Join Joy Of Moving Home School Festival15 May 2020
On International Day of Families, Preston North End Community and Education Trust is partnering with the EFL Trust and Ferrero to launch the ‘Joy of Moving Home School Festival’, a full afternoon of...
Drawings And Messages Of Hope Wanted For Helping Hampers!14 May 2020
We need the help of primary school children to ensure that the PNECET Helping Hampers being delivered to vulnerable members of the community continue to include plenty of colour and inspiration...
Bodin Offers Insight To PNECET Sports College Students12 May 2020
Billy Bodin took time out to offer an insight into the recovery and psychological side of dealing with an injury for the benefit of PNECET Sports College students over the weekend.
Gallery: PNECET Helping Hampers Week Three9 May 2020
More than 300 PNECET Helping Hampers have now been delivered in the first three weeks of the club and the Trust's joint campaign.
Help Mind With Their Coronavirus Research4 May 2020
Our charity partner, Mind have told us that people are more likely to experience mental health problems during national emergencies, and people who already have mental health problems can be the most...
Gallery: PNECET Helping Hampers Week Two2 May 2020
As the PNECET Helping Hampers campaign surpassed 200 deliveries to vulnerable members of the community, take a look back at some of the recipients from the first full week of deliveries!
Walking Footballer Commends Community Action30 April 2020
Jo Harwood has commended the community work of the club and the Community and Education Trust after receiving her PNECET Helping Hamper last week.
Get Cooking With Our Healthy Pasta Sauce Recipe!30 April 2020
Inclusion Manager Melissa Brown has devised a healthy pasta recipe that you can try out from home!
Create Your Own PL Primary Stars Lesson!28 April 2020
We are challenging children to think about what they enjoy most from their school PE lessons and to come up with ideas for their own!
Campaign Launches To Encourage Talking To Save Lives28 April 2020
Lancashire and South Cumbria Integrated Care System [ICS] has launched a suicide prevention campaign, encouraging residents to keep talking throughout the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Gallery: PNECET Helping Hampers Week One25 April 2020
We’ve collated a number of images from our first week delivering PNECET Helping Hampers in the Preston community!
‘The Rise Of The Invincibles’ Author Donates To Helping Hampers Campaign23 April 2020
The author of Preston North End title ‘The Rise of the Invincibles’ has donated a number of copies of the book to the PNECET Helping Hampers campaign.
FIT FANS Online Campaign Launches To Get Football Fans Active20 April 2020
The EFL and EFL Trust have today launched an online FIT FANS campaign to provide a safe way for fans to get active in the safety of their homes.
Trust Awarded £5,000 Grant For Helping Hampers Campaign20 April 2020
Preston North End Community and Education Trust has been awarded a £5,000 grant for its PNECET Helping Hampers campaign, a joint initiative with the football club to support vulnerable members of the...
PNECET Student Preparing For American Adventure15 April 2020
With her time studying the OCR Level 3 Sport diploma course with Preston North End Community and Education Trust coming to an end, Casey Bull is now preparing to take her studies to the US after...
Education Open Evenings Moving To Online Format15 April 2020
As a result of the ongoing Coronavirus crisis, the Trust’s education open evenings will be moving to an online format while social distancing measures remain in place.
Join Our Primary Stars Activity Quiz Next Week15 April 2020
Preston North End Community and Education Trust are inviting children and their families to join in with a live online activity quiz session next Wednesday as part of the Premier League Primary Stars...
Preston Comes Together For The Big PNE Sleep In10 April 2020
North End striker Louis Moult was among those taking part as the Preston community came together once again to support the Foxton Centre with the Big PNE Sleep In on Good Friday.
Outreach For The Homeless Continues For The Foxton Centre10 April 2020
Staff from the Foxton Centre are being presented with new challenges as they continue their outreach work for rough sleepers, even amidst the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.
Donate To PNE’s Helping Hampers Campaign To Support The Elderly And Vulnerable9 April 2020
Preston North End and Preston North End Community and Education Trust are seeking donations from the public in order to set-up the PNECET Helping Hampers campaign, which will aim to help vulnerable...
Trust Releases 2019 Impact Report7 April 2020
Preston North End Community and Education Trust has released its annual Impact Report for 2019, showcasing its work in the Preston community.
PNECET Half-Term Soccer School Cancelled3 April 2020
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, the Preston North End Community and Education Trust April half-term soccer school and activity zone has been cancelled.
Join The Big PNE Sleep In On Good Friday2 April 2020
The people of Preston are being encouraged to show their support for the Foxton Centre once again while showing solidarity with rough sleepers, by taking part in the Big PNE Sleep In on Good Friday.
Snakes And Ladders Games For Primary School Pupils Of All Ages!1 April 2020
We have two new Snakes and Ladders games for primary school children of all ages to try, utilising a range of physical and educational activities.
Kids Can Design Their Own PNE Kit!27 March 2020
With the kids spending more time at home at the moment, let them get creative by designing their own Preston North End kit!