The Coca Cola truck will make an appearance in Preston

Coca-Cola Christmas Truck coming to Preston on November 29

The Coca-Cola Christmas Truck will stop in Preston on November 29. The iconic sight of the Coca-Cola truck will visit the Flag Market in Preston from 1pm until 9pm. See pictures from the lorry parking up on the Flag Market. The visit to the Preston Flag Market has become an annual event for the Coca-Cola truck. It tours the country in the build up to […]

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The Harris Open 2014 offers chance to Preston artists

The Harris Open 2014 will offer the chance for local artists to display their talent. They’re inviting Preston-based artists to show painting, photography, sculpture, ceramics, textiles and more. Many of the items are for sale and will make unique presents over Christmas. Art by community groups that have been working with the Harris Museum this year including Free Your Mind, The Art Group (Alzheimer’s Society) and […]

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Review: The Subways at 53 Degrees

Saturday October 25 all photos courtesy of Lisa Stirling  This morning, a large amount of Prestonians woke up with the happiest bruises. The reason for that is that The Subways were back at 53 Degrees having not played Preston in far too long. It was apparent straight from the instantly recognisable opening drumbeat of Oh Yeah that Preston was happy to have The Subways back. […]

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Royal Blood say their Preston show at The Ferret last year will “go down in history”

Royal Blood have said their show at The Ferret will go down in history. In October 2013, the band played a free show at The Ferret. The gig attracted only a handful of people and prompted questions to be asked about Preston’s music scene. Ben Thatcher, drummer in the popular duo, was recently interviewed and asked about the Preston gig. He responded with shock at […]

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Preston Invincibles inducted into National Football Museum Hall of Fame

Preston North End’s legendary Invincibles have been inducted into the National Football Museum Hall of Fame. The ceremony took place on Thursday October 16 at it’s new location in Manchester. The move might feel somewhat overdue, given that the 1888 Preston team went the entire season unbeaten and that the Football Museum found its original home at Deepdale before it was poached by Manchester. Alan […]

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Comedy resurgent in Preston despite Frog & Bucket closure

Jason Manford will bring his comedy club to Ribby Hall. Comedy is stronger than ever in Preston despite the sad loss of the Frog & Bucket comedy club.  When the club announced it’s closure earlier this year it cast a grim shadow of Preston’s comedy scene. However a series of new comedy ventures in the city means that Preston will be laughing harder than ever. […]

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