Things To Do

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Preston Roller Girls back in action at Preston College

The Roller Girls celebrate their Tier 4 victory Preston’s rapidly rising roller derby team is back in action in the city against teams from across the country. The Preston Roller Girls host their first British Championship bout of […]

4 months ago
How Chinese New Year is to be celebrated in Preston

Parade outside Preston's Markets Dragon dancing takes place on Preston Flag Market on Saturday to mark Chinese New Year. Three parades take place along with tai chi demonstrations as the year of the monkey […]

4 months ago
18 ideas for how to spend Valentine’s Day in Preston

Japanese Garden Valentine’s Day is coming up and Prestonians will be looking for romantic plans with their nearest and dearest for the weekend. Either that or they’ll be closing their eyes and […]

4 months ago
Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh coming to UCLan

Irvine Welsh is coming to UCLan Cult author Irvine Welsh will be appearing at the University of Central Lancashire later in the year. The man behind the cult classic novel Trainspotting, adapted into a critically-acclaimed film, […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Youth Theatre to perform adaptation of Great Expectations at New Continental

The festival will be held at the arts space at the Continental Pic: Paul Melling Preston Youth Theatre will be perform an adaptation of Great Expectations at the New Continental. The adaptation, by Jo Clifford, has toured the UK and hit the West End in […]

4 months ago
A Celebration of the tricentenary of St Michael’s Church, Grimsargh – 1716 to 2016

Saint Michael's Church Grimsargh 2016 A new book, ‘A Celebration of the Tricentenary of St Michael’s Church, Grimsargh – 1716 to 2016’ by David Hindle will be formally launched at Grimsargh St Michael’s Church on […]

4 months ago
Caravan Gallery photo exhibition to park up at Museum of Lancashire

Some of the pictures in the Caravan Gallery exhibition A bright yellow caravan will be popping up across Preston from the end of the month as part of a new exhibition. The Caravan Gallery parks up at the Museum […]

4 months ago
Only a week to go before international piano recitalist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet performs at Preston Minster

Jean-Efflam Bavouzet Header On Friday, 22 January 2016, renowned international piano recitalist, Jean-Efflam Bavouzet will be performing at the Preston Minster for the first time ever. This is a not to be missed […]

4 months ago
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