Free family-friendly Pumpkin Fest coming to Preston

Carved pumpkins A free pumpkin carving competition is coming to Preston. There will be 200 pumpkins available to pick and carve at Pumpkin Fest, hosted by the Intact Centre in Ingol. Sponsored […]

19 hours ago
Dramatic new play to premiere on the site of Whittingham Asylum

Whittingham ballroom First World War soldiers in barracks Pic: Eric Northey A play about the drama of life in Whittingham Asylum during the First World War will premiere on the old asylum site. The […]

1 day ago
How you can be part of a heritage project celebrating health care in Lostock Hall

Dardsley House will be the new home of Lostock Hall Medical Centre Dardsley House will be the new home of Lostock Hall Medical Centre A new heritage project is appealing for people to share their memories of health care in Lostock Hall […]

4 days ago
Vegan market returns to Preston city centre

Preston Vegan Market Preston Vegan Market is returning to the city centre for the third time this year. The popular market will once again be held at the People’s Production Lab on Cannon […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Award-winning theatre group to bring latest show to Preston

Placebo Clod Ensemble Credit Manuel Vason Pic: Manuel Vason An award-winning performance company will bring their latest production to Preston as part of an exclusive tour. CLOD ENSEMBLE’s show, Placebo, will also be performed in Salford and […]

5 days ago
Action promised after Moor Park cafe break-in

Rosemary on the Park Pic: Tony Worrall Rosemary on the Park Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council and Preston Police are vowing to clear up Moor Park after a break-in at the new cafe and increasing anti-social […]

1 week ago
Exhibition to explore hidden histories of Whittingham Asylum

If only walls could speak. Inside the former Whittingham mental hospital. Pic: scrappynw Nurses in Ward 1. Left: S Best (standing) and M Martin. Right: G Heighton or M Dooley and Margaret Smith. Image courtesy of the Harris An exhibition will explore the […]

1 week ago
Preston students snapping up vintage California gear at new store

Hollywood Exports launch night models, including Ted the dog Pics: Shaun Peckham Inside Hollywood Exports A new Preston city centre shop is proving popular with students hungry for vintage ’90s fashion.  Hollywood Exports opened in September on Fox Street. Co-owner Lisa Pickles, who […]

1 week ago
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