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University shop to host free knitting classes in new Preston city centre shop

Knitwear at a Preston Market stall Pic: Tony Worrall Are you a keen knitter, or want to know where to take your first stitch? Preston’s university is running its first sessions as its new In The City shop. On […]

7 months ago
What should happen to the Harris Museum and Art Gallery?

The Harris Museum was opened in 1893 Pic: Tony Worrall The people of Preston, and beyond, are being asked what they would like to see at the Harris Museum and Art Gallery. The new man in charge of the building, […]

7 months ago
Preston Pride of Place Project launches in Friargate shop

Jan and Chris, left, with the public photo competition, and right, inside 3 Friargate A Preston shop in one of the city’s busiest shopping streets has been converted into a new art gallery. The Caravan Gallery has been granted the use of 3 Friargate […]

7 months ago
Homes in Preston where First World War soldiers lived to receive postcards

Laura's postcards will be arriving across the city Every household in Preston where a young man died in the First World War is to receive a piece of artwork. In commemoration of the hundreds of men who gave […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement They Eat Culture gearing up for their biggest theatre season ever

A busy spring for They Eat Culture They Eat Culture have prepared their biggest ever line-up this Spring. A selection of work ranging from radio shows to raves and chip shop love stories sees the experimentation that […]

7 months ago
Watch the Chinese New Year parade in Preston

The dragon making its way to the Flag Market for Chinese New Year Preston came alive to the sounds of Chinese New Year on Saturday. A dragon parade dances its way from the Harris Museum to the Flag Market three times. Michael Casterton […]

8 months ago
Worldwide hit show Dirty Pakistani Lingerie coming to The Continental

Aizzah Fatima airing her dirty lingerie An award-winning play which has sold out venues across the world is coming to Preston. Dirty Pakistani Lingerie tells the stories of six Muslim-American women aged six to 65. Written […]

8 months ago
Everything you need to know about The Purple Party

Mista Jam and Craig Charles will spin the records at the Purple Party The Purple Party will come to the Flag Market in Preston City Centre this weekend. We’ve put together a guide for anyone who is heading down to the event. Timetable […]

8 months ago
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