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Preston’s Sikh community parade through the city to mark Nagar Kirtan

The parade finished on the Flag Market Pic: Preston Sikh Society Preston was alive with the colour and sounds of the city’s Sikh community. Nagar Kirtan saw a parade through the streets of St Matthews, Deepdale and the city centre. Members […]

3 days ago
Peaceful ‘milkshake’ protest planned for when Tommy Robinson visits Preston

Peace garden in Preston Pic: George D Thompson A protest is planned for when Tommy Robinson is due to visit Preston as part of his European elections campaign. Mr Robinson is seeking to be elected as an MEP […]

5 days ago
Preston Makers Market vows to return to the city but confusion of when and where

Checking out the stalls on the Flag Market Pic: Tony Worrall Organisers of the new Makers Market for the city have said they cannot confirm exactly when they will return to Preston. Stalls thronged the Flag Market during Saturday 11 May […]

7 days ago
‘Love Your Liver’ with this free health check on Preston’s Flag Market

The Love Your Liver mobile unit will be on the Flag Market A free liver screening roadshow is taking place on the Flag Market. Prestonians are being encouraged to take up the health check as part of the British Liver Trust’s Love […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Things to do during May half term 2019 in Preston

The Harris Museum and Art Gallery is just one of the venues holding events during half-term Pic: Tony Worrall It may seem like the kids were only just off school for Easter but May half term is nearly upon us! Most schools still have one week off but others […]

1 week ago
Preston’s first Makers Market goes down a storm on the Flag Market

The Harris looks on as the Makers Market takes place Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s first Makers Market launched on Saturday with great success. It was perfect weather to browse stalls selling unusual handmade gifts such as jewellery crafted from recycled piano strings, and […]

2 weeks ago
Preston Makers Market full stall list confirmed

Street food will be a big part of the Makers Market A full list of stallholders has been confirmed for the Preston Makers Market. Taking place on the Flag Market the event was moved from Fishergate. Due to become a monthly […]

2 weeks ago
Plastic bottles needed for Flag Market art creation

Any size plastic bottles, as long as they are clean and empty, can be brought along Pic: Hans/Pixabay Plastic bottles are needed to make a giant art installation on the Flag Market this summer. Sending a message about the fight against plastic waste the Oxheys art collective is […]

2 weeks ago
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