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Winckley Square to become a Christmas wonderland for two days

Winckley Square is the Christmas venue Pic: Tony Worrall Winckley Square is the Christmas venue Pic: Tony Worrall Winckley Square is to be transformed into a winter wonderland in the run up to Christmas. Following the Tales of Oz […]

1 month ago
Wizarding sessions coming to Preston for families and kids

The wizard and magic school in full flow The wizard and magic school in full flow Families are invited to immerse themselves in a Harry Potter-type world of wizarding. An interactive Halloween event is taking place at a […]

1 month ago
Fireworks display details for Penwortham confirmed

Fireworks over Middleforth Green Pic: Tony Worrall Fireworks over Middleforth Green Pic: Tony Worrall Penwortham’s annual free fireworks display is returning once more. Sunday 5 November sees the Bonfire Night spectacular back at Pear Tree Park. Put […]

1 month ago
Double MOBO-award winning sax player is performing in Preston

Yolande Brown A double Mobo-Award winning sax player is set to perform at the Guild Hall in Preston City Centre. YolanDa Brown will be taking to the stage on 21 October as […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement New parents event coming to Brockholes

Brockholes stillness captured by Paul Melling Brockholes stillness captured by Paul Melling A chance for Preston mums and dads to try out baby sessions is being held. Bump, Birth and Baby is taking over the city’s […]

1 month ago
Alternative Christmas gift market returning to Preston

Inside the Etsy market in Preston Inside the Etsy market in Preston Christmas markets will be returning to the Harris Museum & Art Gallery in Preston city centre this year from 2-3 December. Etsy Made Local […]

1 month ago
Oktoberfest begins setting up on Preston Flag Market

Oktoberfest taking shape in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Oktoberfest taking shape in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Work has begun to set up for a large-scale beer hall in the centre of Preston. The city’s Flag Market […]

1 month ago
Rain doesn’t dampen the Continental’s Autumn beer festival return

Outdoor marquee at the Continental Beer Festival Outdoor marquee at the Continental Beer Festival Despite the Preston weather’s best efforts to rain on the Conti’s parade one of the city’s largest beer festivals returned for its Autumn […]

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