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How to see the transit of Mercury in Preston

An evening star in Preston Pic: Keith Sergeant Ever seen the transit of Mercury? Astrophysicists are discussing the phenomenon and giving budding astronomers the chance to see the rare event. Mercury is to pass in front of the […]

5 months ago
Bollywood night returning to St Catherine’s Hospice

A sari-fitting service is part of the event at the hospice A taste of Bollywood is coming to a Preston hospice for the second year running. St Catherine’s Hospice is to host a Bollywood Night fundraiser. Guests have the chance to […]

5 months ago
New Continental to host 16th Beer Festival – details

Thousands of real ale fans will flock to the Continental for the festival The New Continental have now released details regarding the 16th edition of their ever-popular beer festival. The event regularly sees the pub and beer garden filled to capacity with real […]

5 months ago
In pictures: It’s a Knockout Funfest on Avenham Park

2PJM3899 It was fun and games all the way on Avenham Park as ‘It’s a Knockout’ returned to Preston on Saturday with competing teams helping to raise money for the Cash […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement How woolly body parts are being stitched together in Preston

Enid Bosworth, Pat Morris and Olive Appleby with their handiwork The sound of knitting needles is echoing through a city shopping centre twice a week thanks to a new university initiative. Volunteers are using wool to bring science to life […]

5 months ago
Preston Armed Forces Day concert to see Kevin Simm, Matt Cardle and Jai McDowall perform

Matt Cardle, Kevin Simm and Jai McDowell Reality show singing stars are to headline a free concert for Armed Forces Day in Preston. Kevin Simm, who was victorious in this year’s The Voice, X Factor winner Matt […]

5 months ago
The Ferret to give you the worst night of your life

the ferret The Ferret will be bringing you what they promise will be the worst night of your life this weekend. Saturday, April 30 will see the return of their Guilty Pleasures […]

5 months ago
David Gest show at Guild Hall will go ahead in tribute to late star

David Gest will perform at the Guild Hall Preston Guild Hall have confirmed that the David Gest show will go ahead in tribute to the late star. The status of the show was in question after the legendary […]

5 months ago
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