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This category relates to all things to do with arts in Preston.

Lancashire Fringe Festival launches in Preston

Lancashire Fringe Festival is the new performance arts show launching in Preston on 15th-16th July at Ham & Jam Coffee Shop, Lancaster Road. The free event will showcase the country’s […]

9 months ago
Free art display at Lancashire Archives

Some of the impressive artwork produced by Lancashire Adult Learning’s staff and students will be on display in Preston this month. County Councillor Marcus Johnstone, Lancashire County Council’s cabinet member […]

9 months ago
Watch what we can expect for Preston procession of light during Lancashire Encounter

Lighting the city in September is to be a major arts and production company. Lancashire Encounter Festival has awarded the contract for the procession of light to the Big Difference […]

9 months ago
Harris Museum to be open on Sundays

Jon Finch says he wants to bring the Harris "into the 21st century" Pic: Tony Worrall The Harris Museum is to be open on Sundays as part of a plan for its future. New longer opening times for the museum, art gallery and library come into […]

9 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Crafty Vintage Fair returning to Hoghton Tower

After the overwhelming success of the last two Crafty Vintage weekenders, advertisers have been urging people to get down early to the next event which will be held this weekend. […]

9 months ago
Butterflies to be painted by Preston schools for Armed Forces Day

Kids begin the painting of the butterflies A mile of butterflies are to be painted by schools across Preston ahead of Armed Forces Day. Almost 2,000 youngsters are epected to contribute to a special arts installation for the […]

9 months ago
Colourful mazes, wrestling shows and Asian Mela: What’s on at Preston’s Flag Market during summer 2016

An outdoor maze is part of the events on the Flag Market this summer From wrestling to Roald Dahl classics there’s something happening every Saturday on the Flag Market until the end of August. Preston City Council has announced what’s on with events beginning […]

9 months ago
Harris Museum, Birley Studios and UCLan art initiative listed in Hannah Directory

Three Preston arts organisations have been selected to be part of an exclusive arts directory to celebrate their contribution to arts and culture in the North. The Harris Museum and […]

10 months ago
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