Events

Brydon is hoping to raise money for a number of charities

Talented organist to perform in Preston Minster charity concert

A charity concert takes place at Preston Minster in late November with a talented teenager at the helm. Clark Brydon, 17, will conduct the performance of John Rutter’s music to raise money for the Salvation Army and Preston’s Space Centre. Brydon is studying at Kirkham Grammar School and is also a talented organist. He said: “Since a very young age, I have had an interest […]

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Preston’s Flag Market transformed into the Familyfest outdoor cinema

On Saturday 25 October Mums, Dads, grandparents and kids flocked onto Preston’s Flag Market which had been transformed into a fabulous outdoor cinema with fully stepped covered seating to watch four different movies which were all shown free of charge during the Familyfest day organised by Preston Business Improvement District (Preston BID). To add to the authenticity of the occasion, free popcorn and drinks were given […]

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Review: The Subways at 53 Degrees

Saturday October 25 all photos courtesy of Lisa Stirling  This morning, a large amount of Prestonians woke up with the happiest bruises. The reason for that is that The Subways were back at 53 Degrees having not played Preston in far too long. It was apparent straight from the instantly recognisable opening drumbeat of Oh Yeah that Preston was happy to have The Subways back. […]

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Free business talk at Barton Grange with Graham Corrigan

A respected business leader brings one of his inspiring talks to Barton Grange near Preston. Graham Corrigan is a former World and European business coach of the year. He was part of the team who installed the first broadband connections in the UK when at Cable and Wireless. On the morning of Friday 7 November Corrigan will give a talk at a free event for […]

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In pictures: Preston Fashion Live struts its stuff at St George’s Shopping Centre

St George’s Shopping Centre hosted Preston Fashion Live on Friday – the first event of its name for the city. Four fashion shows took place, showcasing fashion from various retailers including Marks and Spencers, Topshop and Yours. The event was hosted in conjunction with Smooth radio. Lizzy Holroyd from the station said: “Smooth radio has a strong partnership with the city of Preston as a […]

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Royal Blood say their Preston show at The Ferret last year will “go down in history”

Royal Blood have said their show at The Ferret will go down in history. In October 2013, the band played a free show at The Ferret. The gig attracted only a handful of people and prompted questions to be asked about Preston’s music scene. Ben Thatcher, drummer in the popular duo, was recently interviewed and asked about the Preston gig. He responded with shock at […]

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