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Crafty Vintage Fair returning to Hoghton Tower

Crafty Vintage After the overwhelming success of the last two Crafty Vintage weekenders, advertisers have been urging people to get down early to the next event which will be held this weekend. […]

2 months ago
Alien Ant Farm coming to 53 Degrees this Autumn

alien ant farm Pop-punk heroes Alien Ant Farm are coming to Preston this Autumn. The band behind the classic cover of Michael Jackson’s Smooth Criminal will play at Preston’s 53 Degrees on Monday, […]

2 months ago
First World War walking tours return to the city

From left clockwise: Joseph Garstang, John Gregson and Beatrice Blackburn Guided tours explaining the stories of three Prestonians caught up in the First World War are to return once more. John Gregson, Joseph Garstang and Beatrice Blackhurst are to have […]

2 months ago
In pictures: Preston Race for Life 2016 in Avenham Park

Race for Lifers make their way through Avenham and Miller Parks Hundreds of women wore pink and joined in a 5k and 10k Race for Life event on Avenham Park on Sunday (19 June). Some ran the course, some jogged and others […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Butterflies to mark Armed Forces Day go on display at Harris

Some of the butterflies created by the children involved Butterflies have fluttered into Preston’s Harris Library and Art Gallery to mark the start of Armed Forces Day celebrations. A mile of poppy silk donated to schoolchildren across Preston and […]

2 months ago
Spitfire crackles in the skies above Fulwood

The Spitfire banking and cruising above Fulwood The unmistakable sound of a Spitfire crackled above Preston on Saturday afternoon. Preston’s Military Show was treated to a fly past from the heroic plane of the Second World War. […]

2 months ago
Leyland Festival sees thousands in Worden Park

One of the many stalls attracting record numbers of visitors. Leyland Festival 2016 was described as ‘one of the biggest ever’ by many of the volunteer staff working on the day. A mixture of beautiful weather and dozens of attractions […]

2 months ago
Revealing a different Preston as We Are Here photo exhibition opens

Another side to Preston Sides of the city you don’t normally see have been captured by 200 disposable cameras. The project by the Foxton Centre saw the cameras given to a mix of age […]

2 months ago
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