Events

Holly Hagan is a regular on Geordie Shore

Reality TV star Holly Hagan to launch fashion range in Preston

A new clothing line from Geordie Shore star Holly Hagan is to be launched at a Preston shopping centre. Hagan will be in town on Saturday 28 June to show off a range of dresses, tops and shorts from the Faithfully Yours collection. She said: “I can’t wait for everyone to see my fashion collection in the flesh. I’ve been working really hard to make […]

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Preparations for the St Catherine's Moonlight and Memories Walk

St Catherine’s Hospice Moonlight Walk: Nearly £65,000 raised by walkers

Hundreds of people turned out to raise nearly £65,000 for a Preston hospice. The annual Moonlight Walk for St Catherine’s Hospice saw the 13.4 mile walk around the hospice grounds and then around Lostock Hall and Penwortham take place despite the forecasts of very heavy rain. It didn’t dampen the walkers spirits as they ploughed on and raised tens of thousands for charity. A big […]

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Wartime dancing night at Masonic Hall

A wartime swing and jazz dance night is taking place at Preston’s Masonic Hall. Lindy Hop and Swing Dance are the order of the night at the Wartime Vintage Jive Ball. It takes place on Friday 20 June from 7.30pm to midnight at the venue on Saul Street. Vintage vehicles from the period will also be parked up outside the Hall. Alongside the jiving there […]

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The Struts performing at The Ferret

In pictures: The Struts, Then Thickens and Little Icarus at The Ferret

While the big silver venue across the road might be preparing to shut up shop for live music, The Ferret is going strong. It saw up and coming rockers The Struts headline a busy show with their power-pop rock. The Derby-based band are about to release their debut album Everybody Wants at the end of July. Single Put Your Money On Me is currently doing […]

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Preston Armed Forces Day line-up includes battle re-enactment, wrestling and 1940s music hall performance

The full line-up for Preston’s Armed Forces Day has been revealed. Events run throughout the day on Saturday 28 June as the city is expected to turn out to show its support for the armed forces. Organised by Preston City Council’s armed forces champion councillor Drew Gale it promises a range of performances during the day. The day starts at 10.45am with a veterans parade, […]

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53 Degrees is made up of two venues, one holding 1,500 people and the other 400

53 Degrees to close doors to the public after Christmas

Preston live music venue 53 Degrees is to close its doors to the public from 2015. The University of Central Lancashire Students’ Union run venue said changes in student lifestyle meant the venue was no longer sustainable. It says they are now in discussions with the University of Central Lancashire over what to do with the venue. A statement released says they will not be […]

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