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

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. […]

8 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 […]

8 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 […]

8 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 […]

9 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Date confirmed for Procession of Light to take place during Lancashire Encounter festival

Part of the Guild 2012 torchlight procession Pic: Ruthie H Preston city centre is to twinkle with light during a Saturday night in September as part of a biennial arts festival. Lancashire Encounter has confirmed the procession of light is […]

9 months ago
How to apply to perform at Preston’s Lancashire Encounter festival

Miss Baines performing at last year's Lancashire Encounter Pic: Tony Worrall Artists from Preston and Lancashire are being offered the chance to create a show for a major arts festival in the city. Lancashire Encounter returns in late September to the […]

9 months ago
Who are the faces of the Fishergate Shopping Centre?

Some of the fashion looks created by UCLan students Budding models from Preston have been appearing across the city in a new shopping centre campaign. Tom Craig, 25, from Fulwood and Charika Channutapipat, 28, are two of Prestonians who […]

9 months ago
Russell Watson show at Preston Guild Hall now rescheduled

Russell Watson is too ill to perform The cancelled Russell Watson show at the Charter Theatre in Preston Guild Hall has now been successfully rescheduled. The new date for the show is Wednesday, August 3. If you […]

9 months ago
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