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Lancashire Encounter returns to become biennial fixture between Preston Guilds

The red canopies being put into position during last year's Encounter and two of the performers The Lancashire Encounter bridging the gap between the Preston Guild is to become a permanent fixture in the city events calendar. Funding has been secured to develop this year’s event […]

2 weeks ago
What future for Preston parkrun after Bristol ‘charging’ decision?

Parkrunners setting off in the Spring sunshine Pic: Robert Williams Preston parkrun has issued a statement as part of a nationwide response to a decision by a parish council in Bristol to charge parkrunners to use its park. The decision […]

2 weeks ago
Treasure Island to be performed at Ashton church hall

Some of the cast and crew of Treasure Island A community theatre group is bringing a swashbuckling comedy to a church in Ashton-on-Ribble. SATA Theatre Company is putting on a performance of Treasure Island during late April. Based on […]

2 weeks ago
The Ferret announce dates of tenth annual Glastonferret

Glastonferret3 The Ferret have revealed dates of their indoor music festival for 2016. Glastonferret returns to the Fylde Road music venue from July 8-10 with a milestone event. This will be […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Guild Hall statement regarding David Gest show

David Gest will perform at the Guild Hall Preston Guild Hall have provided an update on the status of one of their shows following the unfortunate death of David Gest today. David Gest was scheduled to bring his […]

2 weeks ago
Date for Lancashire Market to return to Friargate in summer 2016

burgers-lancs Fresh food and tasty treats return to Preston for the summer Lancashire Market. The date has been confirmed for when the stalls line Friargate. Thousands of people are expected to […]

2 weeks ago
Microchipping your dog in Preston: Everything you need to know

The law has changed - make sure your dog is microchipped From April 2016 it will be compulsory for all dogs over the age of 8 weeks, in the UK, to be microchipped. Why do I need to get my dog […]

2 weeks ago
Did you see Mr Bloom at St George’s Shopping Centre?

Mr Bloom in action in the St George's Shopping Centre Families flocked to a Preston shopping centre at the start of the Easter holidays to see a TV favourite. Ben Faulks, better known as CBeebies Mr Bloom, took to the […]

3 weeks ago
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