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

Preston Youth Theatre to perform adaptation of Great Expectations at New Continental

The festival will be held at the arts space at the Continental Pic: Paul Melling Preston Youth Theatre will be perform an adaptation of Great Expectations at the New Continental. The adaptation, by Jo Clifford, has toured the UK and hit the West End in […]

7 months ago
UCLan guaranteed at least one winner at Royal Television Society Student Awards after sweeping category

Jordan King-McCoy, nominated for the Animation category. The University of Central Lancashire is guaranteed one winner at the North West Royal Television Society Student Awards after claiming all three shortlist spots in the animation category. Jordan King-McCoy, […]

7 months ago
Artist to run study into Preston air pollution

Traffic jam in Fishergate in Preston city centre: Pic: Tony Worrall How big a problem is smoggy air in Preston? A city artist is looking to explore the level of air quality in Preston and how it affects health and the […]

7 months ago
See these two guys making their way around Preston

Dwellers of Preston Bus Station make it to the roof These two prehistoric creatures are part of a new film using Preston Bus Station as its backdrop. Nothing Happens, Twice is a video art project from award-winning artist Nathaniel Mellors. […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Caravan Gallery photo exhibition to park up at Museum of Lancashire

Some of the pictures in the Caravan Gallery exhibition A bright yellow caravan will be popping up across Preston from the end of the month as part of a new exhibition. The Caravan Gallery parks up at the Museum […]

7 months ago
Absurd film about Preston Bus Station to be shown at new Harris Museum and Art Gallery exhibition

Preston Bus Station is the backdrop for Nathaniel Mellors film Preston Bus Station is the backdrop to a new ‘absurdist’ film set in the city. Artist Nathaniel Mellors has completed his film about neanderthals living in the grade II listed […]

7 months ago
Only a week to go before international piano recitalist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet performs at Preston Minster

Jean-Efflam Bavouzet Header On Friday, 22 January 2016, renowned international piano recitalist, Jean-Efflam Bavouzet will be performing at the Preston Minster for the first time ever. This is a not to be missed […]

7 months ago
Preston author Andrew Michael Hurley wins literary prize with debut novel The Loney

Andrew Michael Hurley wins another award A local author has won the First Novel section of the national Costa Book Awards. Andrew Michael Hurley, from Preston, won the prestigious prize for his gothic contemporary novel The […]

8 months ago
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