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UCLan are holding a 24 hour festival of improvisation

UCLan will be holding The 25 Hour Day, in which musicians will be playing a wide variety of instruments in a 24 hour improvisation. Taking place at UCLan Media Fatory […]

3 months ago
The Big Lunch returns to Preston with knockout challenge

Ashton Park saw the sun beat down as families turned out to enjoy The Big Lunch Pic: Tony Worrall Ashton Park saw the sun beat down as families turned out to enjoy The Big Lunch Pic: Tony Worrall One of Preston’s most popular summer events is returning once more […]

3 months ago
Preston Mayor’s charity ball to raise money for Heartbeat

Guests enjoying themselves at the Guild Hall Guests enjoying themselves at a previous Mayor’s ball The Mayor of Preston will be holding a charity ball to raise money for a very worthy cause. Councillor John Collins has had […]

3 months ago
Preston Easter Egg Rolling 2017: Everything you need to know

A favourite Prestonian past-time, chasing an egg down a hill! Pic: MiddleMissFord A favourite Prestonian past-time, chasing an egg down a hill! Pic: MiddleFord Miss One of Preston’s favourite traditions returns to the grassy slopes of Avenham Park once more. An expanded […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement How you can research your family history in Preston (and eat cake)

The Lancashire Archives, located on Bow Lane, will be holding a ‘Cafe Archive with Family History’ event on Friday 10 March. The event will give families the chance to explore […]

3 months ago
Preston Footgolf comes to Ingol Village Golf Club

Brand new sport ‘Footgolf’ has made it’s way to Preston and will be opening at Ingol Village Golf Club on 4 March. Footgolf is the fastest growing sport in the […]

3 months ago
Half-term in Preston: Kids can learn to code and build robots at the Harris

The Harris will be hosting a range of exciting events to keep children entertained this February half-term. Introduction to Coding workshop A free ‘Introduction to Coding’ workshop is one of the […]

4 months ago
Free children’s activities at St George’s this half term

Have you seen the illustration within the St George's centre? This half term St George’s Shopping Centre, in the city centre, will be providing a variety of free events for the kids to get involved in. A Preston based Scruff […]

4 months ago
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