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Pokemon Go ‘in real life’ among bizarre exhibitions in Preston

We're not entirely sure how to describe Nick Norcross' creation Something that looks like a real life Pokemon Go set through to recreating a quarry are just some of the vibrant exhibitions on show at Preston’s university. The artistic talents of […]

2 weeks ago
Preston Guild Hall’s ‘Printworks’ plan given the nod

Inside the proposed bowling alley at LeVel A Printworks-style revamp of a part of Preston’s Guild Hall complex gathering dust has been given the go ahead. Simon Rigby’s next stage for the venue was given the seal […]

3 weeks ago
Can you wear headphones while doing Run Preston?

You can wear headphones but runners are advised not to Pic: Paul Melling Runners will be getting into their final training routines ahead of the return of Preston’s 10k and 5k races. And runners are being advised not to wear headphones during the […]

3 weeks ago
Victorian themed drama coming to Preston Playhouse Theatre

preston-playhouse630 Pink String and Sealing Wax is the latest performance taking place at Preston’s Playhouse Theatre. The Preston Drama Club are putting on their latest run of the show. Set in […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement View from St Walburge’s church spire during Heritage Open Day

Looking towards the city centre from St Walburge's Pic: Benny Mc'Nally This is the view from the tallest church spire in England, on a traditionally gloomy and overcast Preston day. Heritage Open Days have seen buildings throw open their doors for […]

3 weeks ago
From upcycling to savvy surfer workshops: How UCLan’s city centre shop is faring

Lune Street where the UCLan 'shop' will be housed From upcycling workshops to knitting afternoons the University’s city centre shop is becoming busier. Branded as InTheCity the University of Central Lancashire has been expanding its events programme. Technology workshops, […]

3 weeks ago
Seven new attractions as Scare Kingdom returns to Preston

What monsters await inside the Scream Park? A scare attraction returns to the outskirts of Preston once more this year as Halloween approaches. Scare Kingom, now in its eighth year, is rated as the top UK scream […]

3 weeks ago
New video out for the recent ‘Feast for Peace’ event in Preston’s Flag Market

Feature Image Following the success of the Feast for Peace event which was held in Preston’s Flag Market during July of this year, Tom Wolfenden of Weird Wolf Media created and edited […]

3 weeks ago
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