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Celebrate British produce with the second annual Buy British Day

Buy British Day is a Best of Britannia event coming to Preston this weekend. A Buy British Day pop-up event is coming to Preston to encourage shoppers to support brands and businesses that design and manufacture in Britain. The Best of Britannia event is the […]

11 months ago
Fun fair welcomes in Autumn for Smiling Alice appeal

Alice (right) at a previous fundraising event The Smiling Alice’s Autumn Fair is set to take over the Flag Market this Saturday October 3, with a family fun day of activities. The Autumn Fair will see a […]

11 months ago
Preston commuters treated to series of lively pop-up performances

The Oasis Social Club surprised commuters during last week's pop-up performances The Oasis Social Club have had a successful week hosting pop-up events across the city, which have included Cardboard Sumo, Aerobics and a Landscape Locomotive drawing class. The Oasis Social Club […]

11 months ago
Plans for £25m worth of redevelopments to Fishergate Shopping Centres well received

How the new look Fishergate Centre may look inside Plans for a £25m redevelopment of Preston’s Fishergate Shopping Centre have been well received by business owners. The plans, which could see the old TJ Hughes store be replaced with […]

11 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement One man theatre experience documenting Preston life comes to The Continental

Rehearsals for The Preston Bill ahead of performances at The Continental A theatre show documenting one man’s experiences and life in Preston is coming to The Continental. The Preston Bill was created, written and performed by  Lancashire based artist Andy Smith […]

11 months ago
Students invited to free acoustic gig at Preston College

Join an evening of live acoustic performance at Preston College Local students are invited to attend a free acoustic gig night, hosted by The Narc at Preston College. The Narc is a new live venue business run by the college’s music students […]

11 months ago
Extended line-up for greatest Continental beer festival

Thousands of real ale fans will flock to the Continental for the festival The Continental’s beer festival is back, with extended hours, an extra day and a line-up said to make it the greatest one yet. Over 200 cask beers will be available […]

11 months ago
Visit a Halloween fright night with Moonlight Zombies

Visit Moonlight Zombies and Terror Fest Facebook pages for more information. Moonlight Zombies 3 returns after proving successful at giving visitors a Halloween fright last year. Situated at Cuerden Valley Country Park on the outskirts of Preston, the event is said […]

11 months ago
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