Wall projection from last year's campaign

Sport themed images to be projected onto the Lancashire Archives building

Last year, Lancashire Archives put on a projected slideshow on to the side of the Archives building in Bow Lane, Preston for the national ‘Explore Your Archive’ campaign. Again, this year a similar projection event will take place, only this time one of the themes will be ‘Sport in the Archives’. As in 2013, the historical images projected onto the wall of the building will […]

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Preston North End kick-off FA Cup campaign at Havant & Waterlooville

Preston North End make the long trip down to the South Coast for their first match of the 2014-15 FA Cup on Monday. The Lilywhites visit Conference South side Havant & Waterlooville in the first round of the competition with kick-off at 8pm. Blog Preston will be at West Leigh Park in Hampshire to bring you live updates from the match from 7.30pm. North End […]

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golden years roadshow

Golden Years Roadshow at PNE’s Invincibles Lounge

Preston Invincibles Lounge will play host the the Golden Years Roadshow on Friday November 14. The show, known as the Preston and Chorley 50+ show, will be free to attend. There will be two live cooking demonstrations made by a top chef in the local area. On top of that there will be a performance from Elvis Presley impersonator Tony Ravel who will be performing […]

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Preston Invincibles inducted into National Football Museum Hall of Fame

Preston North End’s legendary Invincibles have been inducted into the National Football Museum Hall of Fame. The ceremony took place on Thursday October 16 at it’s new location in Manchester. The move might feel somewhat overdue, given that the 1888 Preston team went the entire season unbeaten and that the Football Museum found its original home at Deepdale before it was poached by Manchester. Alan […]

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Preston Volleyball team in action

Volleyball club running taster sessions for new Preston recruits

Prestonians are being encouraged to take up volleyball in the city. Taster sessions are being run by Volleyball Preston at Broughton High School. Funded by the Lancashire Sports Partnership the sessions are £1 a week for those aged 13 to 18. Ex-England cadet and qualified coach Chris Martin is running the sessions. The first session runs on Monday 10 November from 7pm to 8pm.

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The front cover of the limited edition Finney prints

Preston artist creates Sir Tom Finney prints for The Space Centre

Special prints commemorating the life of Preston North End legend Sir Tom Finney are to go on sale. Created by Preston artist David Robinson they depict Sir Tom in 1950s comic book style. The prints show Finney’s life both on and off the pitch, scoring goals and being a pillar of the community. A limited edition of just 500 prints have been created which are […]

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