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We’ll Meet Again – Tribute to World War 2 armed forces coming to Preston Charter Theatre on April 27

Preston Charter Theatre will host a tribute to armed forces past, present and future on Monday April 27. We’ll Meet Again will present a show to celebrate 70 years since the end of World War 2. A host of stars will be performing songs and music from the war years, including hits by Vera Lynn, George Formby and Bing Crosby. Performances will come from Steve […]

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Frozen is due to draw the crowds into the city centre

Frozen sing along at Samlesbury Hall on November 30

The songs of Frozen will come to Samlesbury Hall on November 30. The Snow Sisters will perform the key tracks from the animated hit, including Let It Go, Do You Want To Build A Snowman? and For The First Time In Forever. Tickets are £3 for both adults and children and tickets must be pre-booked from here. Read more about what Preston has planned for Christmas […]

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Blitz nightclub on Great Shaw Street

Blitz nightclub vows to stay open until January as demolition notice posted

A Preston nightclub says it has negotiated a stay of execution to allow it to open until the New Year. Blitz nightclub is due to be demolished as plans for a huge new block of student accommodation on Great Shaw Street and Friargate move forward. A demolition notice posted by Portergate Properties says “the scheme is being constructed in two phases and this area is […]

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Subhumans to play at New Continental on November 14

Legendary punk act the Subhumans will play New Continental on Friday November 14. The Subhumans formed in Wiltshire in 1980, comprised of vocalist Dick Lucas, guitarist Bruce Treasure, bassist Phil, and drummer Trotsky. The band enjoyed success as one of the more literate and musically athletic British punk ensembles between 1980 and 1985, occupying the middle ground between The Clash’s political songcraft and Crass’ experimental […]

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Pauline in the Yellow Dress celebrates 70 years in Preston

The Harris Museum & Art Gallery is celebrating 70 years since the purchase of one of its most popular paintings. Along with the painting Pauline in the Yellow Dress, there is also the chance to see many other works that Sir James Gunn was inspired to create by his wife. Alex Walker, Head of Arts and Heritage, Preston City Council said:  “The painting of Pauline in […]

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Christmas Fair at Preston Indoor Market

A Christmas Fair is to take place at Preston’s Indoor Market. Traders will deck out the upper halls of the market on Saturday 6 December. Festive gifts and food will be on offer from 9am to 4pm. The future of the Indoor Market currently hangs in the balance, as Preston City Council have asked architects to draw up plans for a new look Markets area.

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