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Holocaust Memorial Day in Preston: The Power of Good film to be screened

Nicholas Winton A film screening is to take place in Preston as part of Holocaust Memorial Day. The Power of Good, featuring Sir Nicholas Winton, will be shown at the Mitchell and […]

4 months ago
Rearranged stargazing event to take place on UCLan car park

Stargazers will get the chance to look at the night sky with astronomy experts Pic: Aran Smithson Looking up above the city to see the stars is back on in Preston. Cancelled due to poor weather before Christmas the event, organised by the University of Central Lancashire, […]

4 months ago
Preston to see Happiness event during January

Will you be joining the chance to make Preston happier? A touch of happiness is due to be sprinkled on Preston by a new event in January. The city will join a European initiative for happiness-spreading in the city. It […]

4 months ago
Poetry legend Dr John Cooper Clarke to play Preston Charter Theatre

Dr John Cooper Clarke One of Britain’s most influential modern performance poets is coming to Preston. Dr John Cooper Clarke, a comedian, cultural commentator and poet, will play the Charter Theatre at Preston Guild […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Seven ways you can volunteer in Preston during 2016

Ribble Steam Railway and the Healthy Planet book shop in the Fishergate centre Pics: Tony Worrall If you’ve been inspired by the voluntary work of Preston’s Kathleen Derbyshire we thought you might want to put your spare time to good use. There are a host of […]

4 months ago
Saturday Kitchen super chef James Martin coming to Preston Guild Hall

James Martin at Bolton Food and Drink Festival Pic: Tony Worrall TV chef James Martin is bringing his live show to Preston. The Saturday Kitchen host takes over the Guild Hall for what’s billed as a cooking, talking and speed extravangza. […]

4 months ago
Explore the Brockholes Nature Reserve in after-dark walk

Brockholes can be accessed late at night for the walk Pic: Pelham 123 The after-dark secrets of a Preston nature reserve are to be revealed. Brockholes Nature Reserve is opening its doors late on a Saturday night in January for a special nature […]

4 months ago
Moor Park and Haslam Park to host free New Year walks

A stroll in Moor Park Pic: Paul Melling Two city parks are to host free walking events for those looking to stretch their legs in the New Year. Moor Park and Haslam Park are the venues for the […]

4 months ago
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