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Victorian themed drama coming to Preston Playhouse Theatre

Pink String and Sealing Wax is the latest performance taking place at Preston’s Playhouse Theatre. The Preston Drama Club are putting on their latest run of the show. Set in […]

3 months ago
View from St Walburge’s church spire during Heritage Open Day

Looking towards the city centre from St Walburge's Pic: Benny Mc'Nally This is the view from the tallest church spire in England, on a traditionally gloomy and overcast Preston day. Heritage Open Days have seen buildings throw open their doors for […]

3 months ago
From upcycling to savvy surfer workshops: How UCLan’s city centre shop is faring

Lune Street where the UCLan 'shop' will be housed From upcycling workshops to knitting afternoons the University’s city centre shop is becoming busier. Branded as InTheCity the University of Central Lancashire has been expanding its events programme. Technology workshops, […]

3 months ago
Seven new attractions as Scare Kingdom returns to Preston

What monsters await inside the Scream Park? A scare attraction returns to the outskirts of Preston once more this year as Halloween approaches. Scare Kingom, now in its eighth year, is rated as the top UK scream […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement New video out for the recent ‘Feast for Peace’ event in Preston’s Flag Market

Following the success of the Feast for Peace event which was held in Preston’s Flag Market during July of this year, Tom Wolfenden of Weird Wolf Media created and edited […]

3 months ago
Lancashire Archives will open their doors to celebrate Heritage Open Days

Lancashire Archives, on Bow Lane, Preston, will celebrate an annual heritage event by opening its doors to the public and encouraging people to discover their local history on Saturday 10 […]

3 months ago
How you can try sports from archery to table tennis for free in Preston

Archery and table tennis are two of the sports clubs opening their doors Prestonian’s wanting to get involved with sport are being offered taster sessions in everything from basketball to table tennis. Following Team GB’s success in the Olympic Games in Rio the […]

3 months ago
Mini gin festival taking place at Preston pub

A refreshing gin and tonic PIc: Jenny Downing Gin lovers are in for a treat as a Preston pub hosts a mini festival dedicated to the spirit. The Plungington Hotel, which recently underwent a makeover, is hosting its […]

4 months ago
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