preston

deadwood dog

Deadwood Dog give us track-by-track guide to new EP Divided Kingdom

Popular Preston band Deadwood Dog will release their new EP Divided Kingdom this Friday (October 10). The album will be made available from the¬†Deadwood Dog¬†Bandcamp page. The band have played two successful headline shows at 53 Degrees in Preston, as well as support slots with From the Jam. Read their track-by-track guide to Divided Kingdom below: Divided Kingdom “Living on an island referred to as […]

2 months ago by
ribby hall

Manford’s Comedy Club coming to Ribby Hall

Manford’s Comedy Club will be coming to Preston for a stream of shows at Ribby Hall. It’s important to note that Jason Manford himself will not be performing at these shows. The first show will be on October 24 with performances from Tiffany Stephenson, Chris Turner and Mike Wilkinson. There are also two extra dates with unconfirmed line-ups on November 21 and December 14. Tickets […]

3 months ago by
blitz52

Survive the 5 to replace Beat the Frog and debut at Blitz

Survive the 5 will rise from the ashes of Beat the Frog. Beat the Frog was an amateur competition at the now closed Frog & Bucket. Survive the 5 will instead take place at Blitz Nightclub every Sunday from October 5. The event is organised by Freddy Quinne and Preston entertainer of the year Dan Nightingale. Amateur performers will have to survive five minutes on […]

3 months ago by
christmas in preston Want to reach Prestonians Advertise here? korova arts and cafe bar Want to promote your local business? blossoms

One-off Antics line-up unveiled

The line-up for the one-off Antics clubnight on December 6 has been revealed. Blossoms will headline the evening, with support coming from The Watchmakers and BRITAIN. There will later be DJ sets from The Filth Wizard (from Beats of Rage nights in Preston) and The Ark Preston DJ’s. The night will once again be held at The Ferret on Fylde Road, where it was held […]

3 months ago by
ben holmes

Preston’s homeless: the story of Bill goes viral on Facebook

The hardest thing about being homeless is people looking down on you, according to one anonymous homeless man. In a random act of kindness, Ben Holmes stopped to share a Subway with a homeless Preston man and his dog. The man, who the University of Manchester student decided to call Bill, says that people look down on him as though he has chosen to live […]

3 months ago by
antics

Antics clubnight to return to Preston in December

Antics clubnight will make a one-off return to Preston this winter. The night will return to The Ferret on December 6 after spending the last year at Night & Day Cafe in Manchester. Promoters Gareth Butterworth and Fraser Boon have brought a huge amount of talent to the city between them, including Ed Sheeran, Alt-J and Loom. Post by Ark Preston. Antics clubnight was held […]

3 months ago by

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into your inbox every Sunday with a round-up of our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening in the city.