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Ribble buses return to the city for one day only

Preston was transported back to a different age of bus travel on Saturday. Ribble Buses lined the Flag Market to mark the start of a new exhibition at the Harris. […]

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How Ingol’s social history is being explored

Ingol homes being built Pic: Norman Askew Those who live in Ingol, or have lived in the area, are being asked to share their memories. The part of Preston, which borders Cottam, Ashton-on-Ribble and Lea has a […]

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Free things to do in Preston

They say the best things in life are free, and that probably applies more at this time of year than any other. After the often costly present-buying and partying of […]

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Ribble buses to park up on the Flag Market as Harris exhibition launches

A Ribble bus pulls away Iconic red buses will be parked up in Preston once again. Founded in 1919 the Ribble buses became a mainstay of getting around in the city. Marking 100 years since […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Rugby League World Cup trophy coming Preston

Rugby League World Cup trophy Pic: Leeds Library and Information Service The Rugby League World Cup trophy is coming to the Harris. The Paul Barrière trophy is touring the country ahead of England hosting the World Cup tournament in 2021. The […]

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Harris plans underway thanks to Lottery cash boost

The Harris will see R&B and hip hop performances Pic: Tony Worrall Ambitious plans to redevelop the Harris are now underway thanks to a successful Lottery funding bid. The Harris has been awarded a cash boost of £180,900 to begin the first […]

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This enormous moon is coming to the Harris

The Museum of the Moon when it was suspended in the University of Bristol Pic: Simon Galloway The Museum of the Moon when it was suspended in the University of Bristol Pic: Simon Galloway A giant moon is to be installed to the Harris Museum and Art […]

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How to get a first look at this year’s Harris Open

Some of the artwork from the Harris Open exhibition Some of the artwork from the Harris Open exhibition This year’s Harris Open exhibition is preparing to adorn the walls of the city’s main gallery. An annual celebration of the […]

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