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Crafty Vintage Fairs comes to Hoghton Tower

Crafty Vintage Fairs will take to Hoghton Tower for weekend events over the next few months. Last year, the fairs saw thousands of visitors over the cause of a weekend, and are back this in 2015 starting on Saturday March 28 and Sunday March 29. Crafty Vintage describes the location as “the breathtakingly and stunningly beautiful Hoghton Tower” and they bring with them a variety […]

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New frontage of the Guild Hall put up on the day Simon Rigby took over

Preston Standing Together Against Racism comes to the city centre this weekend

A festival of music and performance to celebrate International Anti-Racism Day will take place, beginning this Friday. Preston Standing Together Against Racism aims to involve communities in diversity and will allow local people to appreciate the music of international artists who celebrate race, identity and culture. Organisers, Preston & Western Lancashire Racial Equality Council, Preston City Council and Lancashire County Council along with other community […]

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Lebohang Maphike, grant winner to perform DJ set at YFEST2015

Young people in Preston given bursary opportunities for education and training

Young Preston people are given the opportunity to apply for bursaries to help their career goals, at a one-day festival YFEST2015. Your Housing Group have funding of up to £50,000 to give to young tenants who can apply for helping regarding education, employment and training, volunteering, music and sport. This April will be the third year the housing association has offered the Young Person’s Bursary, […]

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Evanfest 2014

Evanfest returns for its third year this May

Evanfest will be making a return to Preston for its third year this May. The one-day music festival aims to raise money and awareness for Bipolar UK. Organiser Kate Jones, regularly hosts music festivals for charities, but established Evanfest in honour of her friend of 25 years who died, Evan. She said, “It’s absolutely incredible the way that this has taken off. Initially we put […]

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The Blackout Film Project Presents… ‘Birdman’ the movie

The Preston based feature film making team, the  Blackout Film Project, are to start of their crowdfunding campaign with a celebratory showing of the Academy Award winning movie, Birdman which will be shown later this month at Roper Hall on Friargate in Preston. The event will include: Meet ‘The Blackout’ Team See exclusive Premiere of ‘The Blackout’ Film Teaser Live Music Watch 2015 Oscar and BAFTA Winning […]

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The two directore of Blush, Daniel Fisher & Dan Cooper

The directors of a Preston digital marketing company to battle it out in boxing match for charity

The two directors of ‘We Are Blush’ digital marketing, Daniel Fisher and Dan Cooper, intend to raise money for Cancer Resarch.  In a sheer fit of temporary madness the two of them thought that they could turn their friendly office banter into something that would benefit a worthy cause. Photos of them both are often seen on social media showing them to be sparring in the […]

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