Things To Do

This category is for posts giving readers ideas of things to do in the city.

Avenham and Miller Park hosting weekend plant sales

The Swiss Chalet is to be filled with plants at the weekends Pic: Tony Worrall Stocking up on supplies for your garden can now be done in the tranquil surroundings of Avenham and Miller Park. During Saturdays and Sundays a pop-up plant sale is commandeering […]

2 months ago
May half-term inspiration for what to do with the kids at Museum of Lancashire

Museum of Lancashire appearing on Children In Need Pic: Lancashire County Council Is the calendar looking a little bare for activities to do this late May half-term? There’s a host of activities taking place at the under-threat Museum of Lancashire. The museum […]

2 months ago
The Oddity to bring modern twist on The Odyssey to New Continental

Promo poster for The Oddity An ancient story is set to brought before modern audiences in Preston. The Oddity is a contemporary exploration of The Odyssey and is based around a girl called Tilly. She […]

2 months ago
SkateMania rolls into the UCLan Arena

Credit: Paul Melling It was a glorious Spring day for SkateMania, which returned to the UCLan Arena in Preston this weekend. Many skaters were undertaking a gruelling marathon for charity around the one-mile […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Talk Nerdy To Me returning to Harris Museum

There's a horror theme for this year's Talk Nerdy To Me Prestonians are being invited to get their geek on for a convention into nerdiness. Talk Nerdy To Me returns to the Harris Museum and library in Preston city centre. More […]

3 months ago
How to see the transit of Mercury in Preston

An evening star in Preston Pic: Keith Sergeant Ever seen the transit of Mercury? Astrophysicists are discussing the phenomenon and giving budding astronomers the chance to see the rare event. Mercury is to pass in front of the […]

3 months ago
Action Records gears up for ‘extremely important’ Record Store Day

actionrecords Action Records is gearing up for one of their biggest days of trading. Record Store Day returns this Saturday with participating stores around the world offering limited edition releases from […]

3 months ago
Seven great places to walk your dog in and around Preston

beacon fell What better way to take advantage of the longer evenings and the warmer weather than taking a walk with our furry friends. Here are a few beauty spots from in […]

3 months ago
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