In pictures: Colour run fun at Preston Sports Arena

Fun in the sun for the UCLan colour run There’s clearly something about being pelted with brightly coloured powdered paint that seems to makes people smile. At least that seemed to be the case for those taking part in […]

4 years ago
In pictures: Thunder, lightning and super heroes in Avenham Park

An event in support of the ‘Our Local Heroes Foundation’ brought young and some not-so-young super heroes out in force on Avenham Park during Easter Sunday for a 5k and […]

4 years ago
In pictures: Preston Christmas Lights Switch On 2015

It was a pretty wet evening for all those people who attended the Christmas Lights switch on in Fishergate but judging by the smiles it was well worth the soaking. […]

5 years ago
James III proclaimed as King on the Flag Market

Three hundred years ago people gathered in Preston to hear a Jacobean crier proclaim James III as King. On Tuesday that moment was acted out once more on the City’s historic […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Remembers street theatre across the city centre

On Saturday, Preston Remembers and the Chester-based ‘Theatre in the Quarter’ group put on a moving performance to honour the memories of three local people touched by the First World […]

5 years ago
Amp It Up music event rocks Harris Library

The Carnaby's performing in the Harris Library It probably wasn’t the biggest music venue that the artists performing at the Harris Library for the Amp It Up event will ever have played but for those who attended […]

5 years ago
In pictures: Preston’s first ever busking festival

It may have been raining but there’s no way a little bit of wet weather was going to stop Preston’s first ever busking festival. The event which took place on […]

5 years ago
Preston College music event showcases talent

Students at Preston College put on a free acoustic gig night on Wednesday evening with a number of singers and bands performing. The gig was hosted at Preston College’s excellent […]

5 years ago
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