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What to see on the Sunday of 2018’s Lancashire Encounter Festival

Flashmob dancers in Fishergate for the Encounter Flashmob dancers in Fishergate for last year’s Lancashire Encounter. Pic: Benjamin Wareing The grand finale of this year’s Lancashire Encounter takes place on Sunday 23 September. The finale will see memorable outdoor […]

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What to see on the Saturday of 2018’s Lancashire Encounter Festival

Rawtenstall Annual Fair Pic Horse + Bamboo Rawtenstall Annual Fair will be performed at Winckley Square Gardens Pic: Horse + Bamboo The Saturday line-up of Lancashire Encounter is packed with singing, theatre, installations and interactive activities – most […]

2 days ago
Cult bearded drag queen to perform in Preston

Timberlina present FFS!! Performance artist Tim Redfern is Timberlina A hit comedy and rock ‘n’ roll show starring a cult bearded drag queen is coming to Preston. FFS!! is based on the real-life […]

2 days ago
What to see on the Friday of 2018’s Lancashire Encounter Festival

Westernised! - Lancashire Encounter The Knotted Project’s performance of The Commuters takes place at The Harris Comics Gallery Lancashire Encounter returns to Preston this month to celebrate the cultural diversity in the county with […]

3 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Road closures confirmed for Lancashire Encounter Festival parade

Which roads will be closed during the Lancashire Encounter Festival have been confirmed. Preston City Council is hosting the biennial festival across three days in the city centre. It culminates […]

6 days ago
Dilemmas of Millennials to be explored at Lancashire Encounter

The Commuters tells the stories of those aged 16 to 30 The Commuters tells the stories of those aged 16 to 30 A new show targeted at Millennials is to be performed at the Lancashire Encounter Festival. From stressing about social […]

7 days ago
How you can become a judge of Lancashire Encounter story competition

A writer performing at the last Short Story Slam Pic: Alf Myers The audience vote at the last Short Story Slam Pic: Alf Myers An interactive short story competition is coming to Preston as part of the Lancashire Encounter festival – and it’s the […]

1 week ago
Print fair returning to Preston city centre venue

The print fair within The People's Production Lab The print fair within The People’s Production Lab One of the country’s biggest print fairs is returning to Preston. Manchester Print Fair is once again taking over The People’s Production […]

2 weeks ago
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