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Five reasons you need to catch Heart Variations

Heart Variations comes to Preston Playhouse on Friday April 25. That’s great but what is Heart Variations and why is it going to be such a special show? We spoke to Creative Director Egle Mei who talked to us about how her ultimate goal is to inspire a young generation to carve a better path than the one that came before. With her was the […]

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Easter Fun Fair at Moor Park

Don’t forget the Preston Fun Fair at Moor Park for more Easter fun. Until Tuesday 22 April enjoy over 20 rides and attractions in safe, secure environment. A great place to take the kids to keep them entertained. All rides are just £1 each. Opening times are 1pm to 9pm daily and entrance is £1. Why not use Preston Bus to get there. They have […]

9 months ago by
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Books for Free expands with Our Generation at Fishergate Centre

Books For Free, the community reuse event in Preston is going from strength to strength. The latest count of books saved, proudly displayed in the shop window, has topped over 30,000. Located in the Fishergate Shopping Centre, they aim to give books a second life and save them going to landfill. It has restored life to the old TJ Hughes store on the ground floor […]

10 months ago by
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Wade Barrett: Spreading the Preston word

There aren’t many names that put Preston on the map globally. The most famous example is Sir Tom Finney, while others such as Andrew Flintoff and Phil Jones have pitched in and done their bit over the years. Not so long ago, that changed. WWE Superstar Wade Barrett’s hometown was correctly changed from Manchester to Preston on his ring entrance. All of a sudden, Preston […]

10 months ago by
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Preston North End “PNE” chants heard in the US

The classic chant of “PNE, PNE, PNE” echoed around the New Orleans Arena on Monday night. The Preston North End FC  chant has been heard at stadiums all around the UK, but this is likely its first airing in USA. Wade Barrett, the Prestonian WWE star, was making his first in-ring appearance in months and acknowledged the chants with a huge smile. The ‘PNE’ chants can […]

10 months ago by
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In Pictures: Preston in the Spring

Very welcome, warm sunny weather brightened up the city recently. Early signs of Spring. Welcome blue skies brought colour to Preston. Many took the opportunity to take pleasant strolls around Avenham and Miller Parks. Some were even picnicking on the grass, bathing in the unseasonable sunshine. The Sun also brought out the flowers. Hosts of golden daffodil’s glowing brightly against the green and blue. Here […]

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