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Harris Open returns for 2017 and shows off Preston’s artistic talents

Some of the artwork on display at the Harris Open Some of the artwork on display at the Harris Open Artists from across Preston have been their work go on display on the walls of the city’s main museum and […]

3 days ago
What it’s like in Preston’s newest venue – LeVel

LeVel opened its doors for the first time to the public – and Blog Preston was there. Boasting bowling lanes, laser games, an indoor assault course and indoor golf across […]

5 days ago
The Harris is set to collaborate with Google

The Harris has regularly had temporary event licences for the likes of Harris Live Pic: Tony Worrall The Harris. Pic: Tony Worrall Renowned cultural venue, The Harris Museum, is set to join more than 180 others in part of a major collaboration with Google. The invitation welcomes […]

6 days ago
Christmas gift market draws in the crowds to the Harris

Happy stallholders at this year's Etsy made local market Happy stallholders at this year’s Etsy made local market Creatives from all over Lancashire headed down to The Etsy Made Local Christmas Market at the Harris Museum over the weekend […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Former Macs Bar to become coffee shop and bar

The former Macs bar in the city centre The former Macs bar in the city centre After the former Macs Bar shut its doors for good, plans have been revealed for it to be replaced by a new […]

2 weeks ago
Preston’s Christmas lights are on – as thousands brave the chill

Fake snow blew over the Flag Market and across Preston city centre. Braving three-degree temperatures, a sudden downpour of hailstone, and persistent rain – Preston celebrated the annual Christmas lights […]

2 weeks ago
X-Factor finalists lined up to perform at Switch Nightclub

Switch Nightclub will see the six X-Factor finalists, including this year’s winner, performing at the venue. After months of negotiations, the club have secured the contestants from the UK’s famous […]

3 weeks ago
Ham and Jam coffee shop marks second year

The serving counter in Ham and Jam Ham and Jam Coffee Shop ‘Undaunted’ is being held at Ham and Jam Coffee Shop, in Lancaster Road, marking their second anniversary. The coffee shop, which opened on 14 November […]

3 weeks ago
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