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Friends of Highgate Wood hold event for opening ceremony of new pathways

Today, 10 January, the Friends of Highgate Wood and guests came together to celebrate the achievement of completing new pathways around the woodland area. The Highgate Wood project originated from the idea of a few local residents who wanted to see the woodland area developed into a place where people could visit and enjoy the nature and wildlife which exists there. A group was formed […]

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‘Under Your Skin’ film festival at Korova

Korova Arts Cafe & Bar will play host to the ‘Under Your Skin’ short film festival. The work on display has been described as “films to unsettle and unnerve” and will be taking place on January 24-26. There are several categories that entrants can win. These are Short Narrative, Short Documentary/Educational, Short Animation and Short Experimental. The winner of the film festival categories will get […]

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Jack and the Beanstalk coming to Preston Playhouse Theatre

Jack and the Beanstalk will come to Preston Playhouse Theatre in January. From January 22-24, the Guild Hall will host a three night run of the famous story. Tickets are still available here for £9 plus a 90p booking fee. You can also get a family ticket for £34. The show will begin at 7.15pm on each night. Post by Sparkle Productions. The show is […]

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The Winter Wonderland gets under way on Preston’s Flag Market

At 12.00 noon on Saturday morning 13 December 2014 the Winter Wonderland event was opened on Preston’s Flag Market leading up to Christmas time. For those in the mood for winter activities there is a fabulous ice skating rink alongside a great many log cabins hosting various retail outlets for seasonal foods, fancy goods and many other seasonal goodies to delight everyone. The Mayor and Mayoress […]

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Corrie star Tisha Merry to attend St Catherine’s Hospice 2014 Christmas Festival

Coronation Street actress and St Catherine’s Hospice supporter Tisha Merry will be a special guest at the charity’s fabulous Christmas Festival this weekend.Tisha, who plays Steph Britton in the popular ITV soap, will be joining in the festive fun on Saturday, when they’ll be a host of fun family attractions on offer. Highlights will include an ice rink on the front lawn, Santa’s grotto, craft […]

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Tea with Santa and Christmas fun at Avenham Park Pavilion

From Sunday 7th December and each weekend until Christmas, Preston City Council Parks Services are to offer visitors to Avenham & Miller Parks trips around the parks on a trailer pulled by a tractor, driven by one of Santa’s little helpers! The trips will provide a great and fun way to take in the stunning sights of the Grade 2* listed heritage Parks from the […]

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