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Live updates from Lancashire Encounter Festival 2018

BLOCK being performed in Winckley Square Pic: Paul Melling BLOCK being performed in Winckley Square Pic: Paul Melling Three days of performances, workshops and an array of different and surprising events take over Preston for the return of Lancashire […]

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What to see on the Saturday of 2018’s Lancashire Encounter Festival

Rawtenstall Annual Fair Pic Horse + Bamboo Rawtenstall Annual Fair will be performed at Winckley Square Gardens Pic: Horse + Bamboo The Saturday line-up of Lancashire Encounter is packed with singing, theatre, installations and interactive activities – most […]

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Have your say on the A59 Corridor in Penwortham

A59 Corridor in Penwortham. Pic: Google You can now have your say on how one of Penwortham‘s busiest roads should be developed. Lancashire County Council are asking for people’s views on […]

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Watch as BLOCK opens Lancashire Encounter Festival

The acrobatics begin in Winckley Square Pic: Tom Costello The acrobatics begin in Winckley Square Pic: Tom Costello Preston’s Georgian Square was bouncing with some very modern sounds during Friday evening. BLOCK, a performance by Motionhouse and NoFit State […]

14 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Teenage boy charged with Church Street stabbing

The incident took place outside Waterstones Pic: Google The incident took place outside Waterstones Pic: Google A teenager has been charged in connection with a stabbing in Preston city centre. Preston Police arrested a 17-year-old boy who had […]

15 hours ago
How Preston youngsters volunteer and help St Catherine’s Hospice

Katie Ogden Preston students have developed valuable skills by volunteering for local hospice St Catherine’s. Three dedicated young people regularly give up their time to help the hospice, the Mill […]

17 hours ago
What to see on the Friday of 2018’s Lancashire Encounter Festival

Westernised! - Lancashire Encounter The Knotted Project’s performance of The Commuters takes place at The Harris Comics Gallery Lancashire Encounter returns to Preston this month to celebrate the cultural diversity in the county with […]

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What to see on the Sunday of 2018’s Lancashire Encounter Festival

Flashmob dancers in Fishergate for the Encounter Flashmob dancers in Fishergate for last year’s Lancashire Encounter. Pic: Benjamin Wareing The grand finale of this year’s Lancashire Encounter takes place on Sunday 23 September. The finale will see memorable outdoor […]

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