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Razorrawks reveals new video and announces he will host new hip-hop night at The Ferret

  Razorrawks has released a new video for his song Home Is Where The Art Is. The track is another hip-hop song for an artist who has been plugging the genre in the city for some time. Razorrawks has also revealed plans to host a new hip-hop theme night at The Ferret called Vocal Harem. The first event will be this Sunday from 8pm with […]

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Fiction theatre show with audience wearing headphones and set in darkness coming to The Continental

An unnerving theatre show is coming to Preston during November to take audiences into complete darkness. Fiction is described as a sound journey and invites the audience to travel through the sprawling architecture of their dreams at The Continental. It is a collaboration between director David Rosenberg and writer Glen Neath as a Fuel Theatre production. They previous worked together on Ring, which was also […]

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Harris Museum shares secrets of conservation in free workshops this Saturday

Harris Museum & Art Gallery will be sharing their secrets this weekend. From 11am-4pm this Saturday (October 11), the curators and experts at the museum will demonstrate how they preserve their many treasures. Visitors who attend will even have their own chance to try out the techniques, under supervision of course. Here are some of the workshops you can attend, with details provided by the Harris […]

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Preston Tringe Festival: Comedy showcase at Korova to help launch festival

Preston’s fringe festival The Tringe launches on Friday with a special night of comedy. Korova Arts Cafe and Bar on St Wilfrid Street hosts Comedy Fridays and its running a special version of its show for the Tringe. The Tringe sees acts performing for a week across the city with a diverse range of music, theatre, comedy and performance art. MC for the Comedy Friday […]

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Six film productions with scenes shot in Preston over the past 60 years

While considering our news today of a Hollywood film being made in Preston we started to think of the number of productions that have been filmed, at least in part, in the town of Preston. Over many years there have been mainstream and television films made using various locations in Preston. The first film that comes to mind is Hindle Wakes, a 1952 black and white production which […]

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One of the performers for the Confucius celebration

Celebration of Chinese culture at UCLan

Drama and music from China has been performed for students and staff at a Preston university to enjoy. The University of Central Lancashire hosted a performing arts troupe from South-Central University for Nationalities in China. The public were also invited to the show which marks 10 years of the Confucius Institute. Feixi Yu, the Director of UCLan Confucius Institute, said: “The event was a resounding […]

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