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Half-term in Preston: Kids can learn to code and build robots at the Harris

The Harris will be hosting a range of exciting events to keep children entertained this February half-term. Introduction to Coding workshop A free ‘Introduction to Coding’ workshop is one of the […]

2 months ago
Free children’s activities at St George’s this half term

Have you seen the illustration within the St George's centre? This half term St George’s Shopping Centre, in the city centre, will be providing a variety of free events for the kids to get involved in. A Preston based Scruff […]

2 months ago
Preston’s Strongest Man is returning to the city

There's a range of challenges to overcome to become Preston's Strongest Man There’s a range of challenges to overcome to become Preston’s Strongest Man This year’s event is being organised by Chris Walker, with help from Gaz Smith, and is in aid […]

2 months ago
Help take the story of Preston’s Suffragette to the stage

Edith Rigby, pictured left, and the blue plaque to her in Winckley Square Pic: Preston Digital Archive/Tony Worrall Edith Rigby, pictured left, and the blue plaque to her in Winckley Square Pic: Preston Digital Archive/Tony Worrall One of the UK’s forgotten suffragette’s could be marked at the Edinburgh […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Drive-in cinema coming to Deepdale Shopping Park

Deepdale is hosting the drive-in cinema Pic: Paul Melling Deepdale is hosting the drive-in cinema Pic: Paul Melling A drive-in cinema is coming to Preston with Grease, Dirty Dancing and Finding Dory to shown under the headlights. Moonlight Drive-in […]

3 months ago
8 things to do in Preston for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and for those who will be spending the occasion with their nearest and dearest, you may need some ideas to help make your day extra […]

3 months ago
Preston 5k with a splash of colour returns to the city

Runners at last year's colourful run Runners at last year’s colourful run A colourful dash to help raise money for charity is returning to Preston. The University of Central Lancashire’s Colour Fun Run is to take […]

3 months ago
What’s happening in Preston for Chinese New Year

The dragon making its way to the Flag Market for Chinese New Year The dragon making its way to the Flag Market for Chinese New Year As the Chinese New Year begins, Preston is putting on a variety of events to help mark the […]

3 months ago
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