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Harris Open Exhibition: Public work to adorn the walls in annual tradition

I’ve just finished preparing two pieces of photography for the Harris Open Exhibition. I have long enjoyed taking photos, usually of friends or family but never thought I had any […]

5 years ago
Artist Interview: Local illustrator and printmaker Andrew Berwick

It’s great to hear about crafts people who are able to forge a full time living making and selling their work. One such person is illustrator and printmaker Andrew Berwick. […]

5 years ago
Talking shopping: Life’s Little Larks a treasure trove of art and crafts

Tucked away down Glovers Court, next to Waterstones, is a wonderful little treasure trove of art and hand crafted gifts. Helena Clarkson set up Life’s Little Larks with her mum […]

5 years ago
Artist interview: Dawn Jackson’s glass designs

Searching for a cheery gift to brighten up someone’s day? Look no further. The Harris Museum and Shop has gone dotty over Dawn Jackson’s glass designs. She makes little glass […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Quickest way out of Preston on a bike?

What is the quickest way on foot or wheels out of the city and into the countryside? A fast pedal along Lancaster Canal? Across the Ribble, south to Bamber Bridge […]

5 years ago
Robots and more at Lancashire Science Festival 2014

We’ve just got back from another magnificent, and free, day at the Lancashire Science Festival. It’s the third year for the University of Central Lancashire’s three day festival. The popular […]

5 years ago
Saddle Up!

We’ve just spent another glorious day exploring Preston’s parks and the Lancaster Canal by bike. Since my son learned to ride ten months ago we’ve both enjoyed the freedom of […]

5 years ago
Artist interview: Lauretta Rapley

‘Untitled – no face’ Lauretta Rapley (2014) This month Oxheys Mill Studios celebrates it’s third birthday. What better way to help the artist-led co-operative celebrate than see the latest exhibition […]

5 years ago
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