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Preston Grasshoppers new pitch is opened by head coach of England rugby team

Head coach of the England rugby union team Eddie Jones, officially launched the Preston Grasshoppers new pitch. The coach made his way to the rugby club, on Lightfoot Lane, where […]

2 months ago
Civil rights film Glory to be screened at The Continental

Glory featuring Denzel Washington A film explaining the struggle of black soldiers in America’s Civil War is being screened at a Preston pub. The Continental is doing a special showing of 1989 classic Glory. […]

2 months ago
Preston DJ who penned ASOS rant opens up on mental health struggle

Jay Whalley is now well and looking to raise awareness of mental health problems A Preston DJ who became embroiled in drug taking, depression and who nearly died on the floor of a city chicken takeaway has urged young men to talk about their […]

2 months ago
Fiesta Bombarda returning to Preston in the Spring

Fiesta Bombarda will be returning to Preston for a new show in Spring. The one-day music festival made its debut at new music venue Live over the winter period with […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Valentine’s Day attraction opening at Scare Kingdom

Zombies may make someone's Valentine's Day that extra bit special Zombies may make someone’s Valentine’s Day that extra bit specialA brand new attraction is being opened at Scare Kingdom Scream Park in time to give you a unique valentines experience. The […]

2 months ago
University applies for new licence to run Venue 53

53 Degrees is used infrequently at the moment Pic: Paul Melling Part of a former music venue in Preston is coming back into use. 53 Degrees, which used to operate solely as a live music venue, is to see the downstairs […]

2 months ago
In pictures: Victorian Fair in Winckley Square

Some of the costumes on the day Pic: Paul Melling Preston’s newly restored Winckley Square played host to one of its first events. Victorian-themed fun was the order of the day with games, tricks and stalls. There were plenty of […]

2 months ago
Puppet show to mark Chinese New Year in Preston

Chinese theatre comes to Preston A special Chinese New Year celebration is taking place in Preston. The Year of the Rooster is being marked with a show at 53 Degrees of Chinese puppetry. Guangzhou Art […]

2 months ago
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