Things To Do
Volunteers are wanted to help Preston’s RSPCA Animal Centre improve the area around the centre. On Saturday 1 November an army of volunteers are asked to plant bulbs, weed, cut hedges and strim down overgrown areas at the Ribbleton centre. Management at the centre said: “Due to all our commitments and efforts going towards helping animals who have been mistreated and neglected, we unfortunately have […]2 months ago by Ed Walker Share
An Autumnal cycle ride through the Preston countryside takes place on Sunday. The Sky Ride sets off from the UCLan Sports Arena and takes you on a 21 mile route through the Fylde’s villages. It includes a stop off at the Bonds Ice Cream Shop in Elswick. The tours are guided by a British Cycling trained leader and are free to take part in. Children […]2 months ago by Ed Walker Share
Showing for today only, 29 October 2014, at the Museum of Lancashire, there is a performance from The Northumberland Theatre Company of ‘Notes from the front’. This presentation is a one man show, told through anecdote, poetry, prose and song, covering experiences of soldiers throughout history with a focus on WWI. These stories are necessarily tragic, but also show honour, humour and hope. A fitting celebration […]2 months ago by Paul D. Swarbrick Share Want to reach Prestonians Advertise here? Want to promote your local business?
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 […]2 months ago by Luke Beardsworth Share
A charity concert takes place at Preston Minster in late November with a talented teenager at the helm. Clark Brydon, 17, will conduct the performance of John Rutter’s music to raise money for the Salvation Army and Preston’s Space Centre. Brydon is studying at Kirkham Grammar School and is also a talented organist. He said: “Since a very young age, I have had an interest […]2 months ago by Ed Walker Share
Fans of film, television and comic books flocked to the Guild Hall on Saturday for what was the first ever Preston Comic Con event. And, judging by the number of people in and around the Guild Hall this could well turn into a regular convention. In the Guild Hall itself there were market stalls selling memorabilia and the opportunity to meet ‘celebrities’. This was costume […]2 months ago by Paul Melling Share