Events

cycle

Free bike try-out on Preston Flag Market

A great ‘all things bike’ related day on the Flag Market in Preston on 26 June. Lancashire Cycle Challenge 2014 brings bike experts and enthusiasts, mechanics plus a huge range of cycles for you to ride. Come and try ride a penny farthing, or get friendly on a tandem. On the day, talk to the experts about getting into cycling, pick up maps, meet bike […]

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Financial advice roadshow returns to St Matthews

Money Matters Roadshow returns to the St Matthew’s Ward. The Citizenzone bus will be at Acregate Club and Ribble Lodge car parks to help local residents with money advice. They will also be offering free internet access. The campaign by the Community Engagement Team in St Matthew’s ward is trying to raise awareness of support services relating to benefits, debt, housing issues, loan sharks and […]

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Preston’s College Apprenticeship Breakfast

Do you have a business? Would you like to learn more about apprenticeships? On 27 June, Preston’s College is holding an event to help you to find out how an apprenticeship could help your business. Together with The Royal Bank of Scotland, Preston’s College will host an Apprenticeship Breakfast looking to provide valuable training advice; access to funding for apprenticeships and helping young staff.  This seminar […]

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SoundBytes Music Conference returns to Preston

SoundBytes and Un-Convention returns to Preston to bring a very special two-day event to the city. The two days will try to build on the previous events staged in 2011 and 2012 in the city, each of which saw nearly 200 local artists, promoters, labels and industry professionals gather together to discuss careers in music. Day one on Friday 18 July take place at Cotton […]

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Loom band craze takes over Preston

The number one kids’ toy for the summer, the one it seems every child is going mad for, is here. And it seems to be available all over Preston, in almost every corner shop! Little elastic bands that need to be woven together to make a band or bracelet – the loom band. Although loom bands have been available for several years for some reason […]

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Left in Preston food competition opens

Left in Preston, a website that shows creative talent from the City of Preston, is asking for new contributions to be in with a chance of winning a prize. They have opened a food competition running from June to July this year. Up for grabs are vouchers to the value of £40 to use at the fabulous Duk Pond restaurant in Preston. Submit your own […]

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