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Cast confirmed for 53 Degrees show

Cast have been confirmed for a show at 53 Degrees. This will mark the first non-tribute act show at the venue since it closed to the public in December. The show is being hosted by HD Concerts, a company owned by former 53 Degrees Events Manger Joff Hall. John Power formed Cast when he left The La’s and the band went on to have a […]

3 weeks ago by
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Rockprest line-up revealed

Rockprest have revealed their line-up for their first ever event in Preston. The tribute act music festival will come to the city on July 4 and 5. Tickets are free although there is a £2.90 booking fee. VIP tickets are also available and go on sale at the same time as the free tickets. They cost £10 and will be available here at 9am on […]

3 weeks ago by
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Derelict Sites art project to takeover Preston for one week

A week of sited performances in Preston will take place this April. Starting on April 11, the city centre will play host to a generous helping of arts events called Derelict Sites. They will be hosted at shopping centres, the train station, around the university and all around the city. Derelict is an ongoing programme of live art and performance produced by Angel Club (north) […]

4 weeks ago by
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In Pictures: 10th annual Preston Sports Awards

The Preston Sports Awards were held on March 13 at Preston Guild Hall. The event was hosted by TV personality Paul Crone, with appearances from Gail Emms MBE (silver medallist and former world champion) as well as the Mayor Preston, Coucillor Nicholas Pomfret. Nicholas Pomfret said after the event: “Once again, Preston has pulled out all the stops with a brilliant night and some inspirational […]

4 weeks ago by
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Met Office issues severe weather warning with both wind and rain expected

Heavy rain and wind is expected to batter Preston overnight and into tomorrow morning. Monday night and Tuesday could see rain of up to 20mm and gusts of up to 70mph. The weather is expected to pass by Wednesday and steadily improve as Easter approaches. There is the potential for flooding and traffic disruptions as a result of the weather which will move in from […]

4 weeks ago by
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Opinion: Why the humble coffee bean is the answer to Preston’s Unhealthiest High-street label

Read about Ham and Jam coffee shop here Richard Lowthian is setting up Preston’s largest independent coffee shop. Here Richard gives his reaction to the latest report that Preston has the unhealthiest high street in Preston. Like many Prestonians, when I heard our beloved Preston labelled the “Unhealthiest High Street in the UK,” by the Royal Society for Public Health, I was shocked and also […]

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