Celebrate British produce with the second annual Buy British Day

Buy British Day is a Best of Britannia event coming to Preston this weekend. A Buy British Day pop-up event is coming to Preston to encourage shoppers to¬†support brands and businesses that design and manufacture in Britain. The Best of Britannia event is the […]

4 months ago
Review: Father Brown at Preston Charter Theatre

John Lyons (right) as Father Brown Pic: Eastbourne Theatre As a fan of the most recent TV adaptation of the stories by G K Chesterton, this stage production from the Rumpus Theatre Company is right up my street. John […]

4 months ago
Fun fair welcomes in Autumn for Smiling Alice appeal

Alice (right) at a previous fundraising event The Smiling Alice’s Autumn Fair is set to take over the Flag Market this Saturday October 3, with a family fun day of activities. The Autumn Fair will see a […]

4 months ago
Purple Party to celebrate city nightlife in the Flag Market

The Flag Market will be the venue for a free entertainment event Pic: Tony Worrall A major free event is to take place in Preston city centre during January. Preston Business Improvement District has announced plans for a Purple Party in the Flag Market. The […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston from above: Docklands sparkles in drone pictures of the city

A view of Preston Docks with the city centre behind Preston’s Docklands looks superb from above on a sparkling Sunday afternoon. Nicola Martin, who runs the Preston Past and Present Facebook group, sent her drone up at the Bullnose to […]

4 months ago
Lea car crash: Inquest into Ribbleton men’s deaths announced

police An inquest into the death of two men who died following a crash in Lea is to be held. Anthony Butler,25, and Jack Hamilton, 24, both from Ribbleton, died in […]

4 months ago
Valpack Recycling to run plastic recycling 24 hours a day during weekdays

A plastics recycling bale Pic: recycleharmony A waste processing plant on the outskirts of Preston has been give the go ahead to operate 24-hours-a-day during the week. Valpack Recycling says being able to increase its operating […]

4 months ago
Mental health film festival to run at University of Central Lancashire

Cathy Come Home is one of the films due to be shown Pic: British Film Council A free film festival begins from early October in Preston exploring the issue of mental health. The One in Four Film Festival enters its ninth year and screenings take place […]

4 months ago
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