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Forward Theatre Project and Coronation Street star bring play to Preston’s Continental

Genesis is the thought-provoking play exploring the human stories behind breast cancer that is coming to Preston’s Continental on Wednesday 23rd November. Forward Theatre Project have worked with Coronation Street […]

2 months ago
Friends of Highgate Wood to hold a quiz night

Friends of Highgate Wood are holding a quiz night on Saturday 26 November. Highgate Wood is an area of woodland in Fulwood that booms in nature and wildlife, becoming a beautiful […]

2 months ago
Santa Dash returns for St Catherine’s Hospice Christmas Festival

Ready to run? Santa Dash runners at last year's festival A sea of Santas will make their way around Lostock Hall for an annual charity fun run. The Santa Dash is a highlight of the run up to Christmas. St […]

2 months ago
Santa ‘body doubles’ needed for St George’s Shopping Centre grotto

A Preston charity is in need of Santa ‘body doubles’ this Christmas in the hope of making its grotto a success. Galloway’s Society for the Blind, which operates in St […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement How an expanded Preston may look as artists report progress a year on

A free Expanded City book will be available for all those stopping by, and Olivia Keith's drawing of the edge of Preston An afternoon of tea, cake and discussion about how Preston accommodates 5,000 new homes is on the menu for Friday. The Expanded City is an art project being run by […]

2 months ago
Locked safe will have £10,000 in it to be won on Preston’s Flag Market

There will be a safe on the Flag Market, with a right old treat inside Pic: eevblog A safe will sit in the middle of the Flag Market in the run up to Christmas with a very special prize inside. Prestonians are being asked the crack the […]

2 months ago
Diverse art exhibition the Harris Open returning to the city

Some of the artwork on display at last year's Harris Open One of Preston’s longest-running art displays is gearing up to return to the Harris Museum and Art Gallery. The Harris Open sees paintings, sculpture, ceramics, embroidery, photography, textiles and more […]

2 months ago
Graham Liver begins bed challenge for Children in Need

Graham and Pudsey. This was definitely taken before he set off! A giant bed is to be pulled through Preston this week by a familiar face. BBC Radio Lancashire’s Graham Liver has begun his 100-mile challenge. He’s pulling a bed all […]

2 months ago
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