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Hogarths to host 1920’s night

Hogarths is to take a step into the past when it hosts a new theme night. The evening is dubbed A Night in the 1920’s and will feature live music. The Big Beat Brothers will be performing on the night, hosted on March 19. You can book a table with a bottle of Prosecco for £20.00 although it is also free to enter. Hogarths reopened […]

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ADRIAN WANE Feature

Preston man missing for over a month

POLICE in Preston are appealing for information about a 43-year-old homeless man who has been missing since January. Adrian Wane – known as Ady – was last seen on Lancaster Road North on Tuesday 20 January. He is a known rough sleeper and has not been seen since. Sgt Wendy Fitzgerald from Preston Police said: “It has been over a month now since Ady was […]

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The Guild Hall is now in Simon Rigby's ownership

Permission granted to increase Guild Hall capacity to 2900 plus further improvements

Preston Guild Hall will be enjoyed by more people than ever after permission was granted to increase the capacity to 2900. A launch event promoting the February to June 2015 season also revealed that the venue has a civil ceremony license, with the first wedding already booked for May. Richard Simkin, head of operations for the Guild Hall said: “We are aware that Preston Guild […]

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Ukulele Open Mic Night at Korova Arts Cafe and Bar

Korova Arts Cafe and Bar will host a Ukulele Open Mic Night this weekend (March 1). The event will last from 5:30pm until 8.30pm and is open to all the public and is organised by the Preston Ukulele Strummers Society. Hosting the event will be Ribble City V. They are described as Preston’s Premier Ukulele Rock Band. The instrument has seen a resurgence in recent […]

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Competition launched to design Preston bus station’s Youth Zone.

A competition launched today, looking to bring the bus station’s £23 million redevelopments back to life with the opportunity to design a new youth zone. Back in October, plans for a youth zone at Preston’s bus station were criticised by the city’s youth councillor after the withdrawal of the decision for this to go ahead – despite already knocking down a nursery to make way […]

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Razorrawks to release new single with video shot entirely in Preston

Hip-hop artist Razorrawks has announced the details of his latest single. Discontinuation was released this morning with a video that was shot entirely in Preston. The video is a black and white split screen narrative piece featuring acting performances from Terry Durney (Coronation Street, Hollyoaks) and Anna Louise Gregson, coupled with supporting parts from Alfie Salisbury and Neil Simpson. It was produced by Weird Wolf […]

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