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Preston InstaMeet VII to get a glimpse of exclusive new Preston Bus Station artwork

Preston Bus Station is the latest place for an InstaMeet Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s Instagram community is going to be given the first-chance to see a major new artwork at Preston Bus Station. Marking the iconic grade-II building’s 50th year the LOW PROFILE […]

3 days ago
Preston festival to act as launch pad for new live performances

Plant Club will perform at MAYHEM A free short festival with a line-up of the ‘shows of tomorrow’ is coming to Preston. Derelict MAYHEM will see artists performing new and emerging material in a welcoming and […]

3 days ago
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 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
Advertisement Advertisement Lancashire Fringe Festival confirms full line-up for Preston city centre shows

Comedy and entertainment normally reserved for the Edinburgh Fringe is set to begin a 10-night run in the city. Lancashire Fringe Festival takes over venues across Preston city centre. The […]

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
What’s on in Preston over May Bank Holiday weekend 2019

An aerial view of Hoghton Tower Pic: Skytech Imagery It’s not long since Preston enjoyed the long Easter weekend with plenty of activities, most notably the record-breaking Easter egg rolling event. We haven’t had to wait long for another […]

3 weeks ago
Play about Lancashire life in the words of Lancastrians is coming to Preston

The three actors who play multiple characters in Lancastrians A new play is using the words of people from Lancashire to capture the essence of life in the county. From three teenagers in Lancaster dreaming of the big city, […]

4 weeks ago
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