Michael Wignall

Top Preston Chef at local Festival Of Food & Wine

Obsession, Chef Nigel Haworth’s annual festival of food and wine starts on 20th January. Over 10 nights some of the most renown chefs in the world descend on Northcote Manor at Langho, just outside Blackburn to deliver culinary magic for a truly appreciative audience. Over the past few years exceptional chefs, the best in the business, have cooked up a storm. This year a Preston […]

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Newly Refurbished RSPCA/My Vet clinic opens live on BBC Radio Lancashire

The refurbished Preston RSPCA/My Vet clinic on North Lancaster Road in Preston re-opened today. The clinic invited the public to bring their cats and dogs for free microchipping at the re-launch – and the surgery was packed. John Gillmore from BBC Radio Lancashire broadcast live from 1pm and officially helped cut the ribbon to declare the clinic open live on radio together with a group of […]

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Bridge painting closes Marsh Lane

A reminder to motorists travelling into Preston. Marsh Lane has been closed to allow bridge painting works. They are now well underway with scaffolding erected under the bridge blocking the road. No traffic is allowed under the railway bridge that carries the West Coast Main Line and vehicles heading into Preston along Marsh Lane are being diverted back along lodge Street and into Croft Street. […]

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Spectacular Freestyle Stunt event at Moor Park

Circus Vegas hits Moor Park in Preston from Wednesday 22 January to Sunday 26 January. Billed as the first very UK bigtop freestyle motocross display the five night stunt extravaganza shows features riders from the Extreme Stunt Show. Expect a spectacular freestyle ride featuring FMX athletes jumping 50ft in the air pulling acrobatic stunts. Extreme FMX are Europe’s Top Freestyle team, masters of motocross freestyle. […]

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The Attendees At The Unveiling Ceremony

Grand opening of ‘The Mike Atkins Way’ Guild Wheel section

On Friday afternoon 17th January, a number of people attended the official grand opening of a section of the Guild Wheel in Avenham Park, extending alongside the River Ribble from the Union Railway Bridge, adjacent to the Continental Hotel, to The Boulevard in Frenchwood. This section of the Guild Wheel has been named ‘The Mike Atkins Way’ in honour of the man himself for all the […]

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Portfolio Review Sessions for Artists

There are still a few spaces left on the Harris Museum and Art Gallery’s portfolio review sessions this Saturday. The 45 minute sessions can be booked with UCLAN’s Lubaina Himid, Professor of Contemporary Art or Clarissa Corfe, Exhibitions Officer, Harris Museum & Art Gallery. They can offer advice to artists on how to approach a gallery and give feedback on your portfolio, website and statement. […]

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