Children in Need Team Rickshaw cycles through Penwortham

TV presenter Matt Baker rode through Penwortham today as part of his 450-mile journey to raise money for Children in Need. Baker rides alongside Team Rickshaw, powered by give young riders, and Prestonians were out to cheer him along the route. Baker told Digital Spy: “We’re hoping that Team Rickshaw will raise more than ever, so the pressure is really on for the riders. And […]

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The Ugly Girl: A Musical Tragedy in Burlesque at The New Continental on November 20

They Eat Culture will be teaming up with the Disability Arts Touring Network to bring a unique theatre experience to The New Continental on November 20. The Ugly Girl: A Musical Tragedy in Burlesque, by Terry Galloway, comes to the arts venue featuring an international cast of disabled actresses that will include Liz Carr and Julie McNamara. The psychotic surreal musical is played out by […]

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Future Preston Tours screens Logan’s Run on November 22

Future Preston Tours will host a one off screening of classic film Logan’s Run on November 22. You’ll be offered the chance to step into the future at Fishergate Shopping Centre from 6pm. The tour starts at UCLan, with the exact location to be revealed exclusively to ticket holders, and lasts until 11pm. The screening will include interactive performance, refreshments and a bar. The project […]

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Acclaimed authors to bring Christmas Ghost Stories to the Harris Museum

The Harris Museum will host an official performance of Poor Souls’ Light on Wednesday, December 10. Poor Souls’ Light is a limited edition anthology of winter-themed ghost stories set to be released also in December. The live readings will be designed to unsettle and unnerve and be carried out by a host of esteemed writers. The event will be held at 7pm in the atmospheric […]

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The Coca Cola truck will make an appearance in Preston

Coca-Cola Christmas Truck coming to Preston on November 29

The Coca-Cola Christmas Truck will stop in Preston on November 29. The iconic sight of the Coca-Cola truck will visit the Flag Market in Preston from 1pm until 9pm. See pictures from the lorry parking up on the Flag Market. The visit to the Preston Flag Market has become an annual event for the Coca-Cola truck. It tours the country in the build up to […]

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The Mayor of Preston, Councillor Nicholas Pomfret reading a few words to the people

Preston Pals memorial service held at the Railway Station

At 11.00am on Wednesday 5th November 2014 a formal remembrance service was held at the Preston Pals Memorial situated on Preston’s Railway Station. The service was attended by the Mayor and Mayoress of Preston, Councillor Nicholas Pomfret and Mrs Barbara Pomfret, President of the Preston & District Veterans Council, Colonel Bernard Stam and chairman of the Preston Pals charity organisation, Mr Andrew Mather. The service […]

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