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‘Beautiful and Brutal’ exhibition to celebrate 50 years of Preston Bus Station

Preston Bus Station Pic: Tony Worrall A new exhibition at the Harris will celebrate 50 years of Preston Bus Station and explore what it means to the people of Preston. Beautiful and Brutal: 50 years in […]

11 hours ago
Award-winning poet who ‘suffers from Scottishness’ is coming to Preston

Kevin Gilday Pic: www.jamiemcfadyenphotography.com An acclaimed Scottish writer is coming to Preston fresh from Edinburgh Fringe. Award-winning spoken-word artist Kevin P Gilday is set to deliver a selection of his best work in the Suffering From […]

1 day ago
iPads and headsets provided for mysterious live event at the Harris

A mysterious event described as a “performance, online book and game” is coming to the Harris. The Archive of Missing Things by Zuppa Theatre Co. is being brought to the […]

2 days ago
New knitting group aims to stitch Preston’s communities together

Knitting Cafe made an appearance at the recent Feast for Peace A new knitting group has started in Preston. The Knitting Cafe @ The Larder has been created by Victoria Dyer, who recently moved to Preston. A self-taught knitter and crocheter, […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement UCLan SU craft and food fair is back for freshers’ week – and it’s open to all

Sticky Chocolate Ltd were also at the last UCLan Craft and Food Fair Pic: Hannah Mason This year’s UCLan SU Freshers Craft and Food Fair is set to be a big one with over 30 stalls confirmed so far. Taking place on Thursday 19 September, the […]

1 week ago
Art lovers invited to join Preston Art Society as new season launches

The Sea and Waves from a Preston Art Society painting challenge Preston Art Society is looking for new members as it gets ready to launch a 2019/2020 programme of meetings and events. The first meeting of the season will take place […]

1 week ago
Slow down and relax as the Harris launches new wellbeing gallery and workshops

The Harris Wellbeing Gallery A new gallery exploring how art can improve wellbeing is opening at the Harris. A launch event will take place on Monday 9 September at 10.30am. Visitors are invited to […]

1 week ago
How this secret sign-maker is making Prestonians smile

Pic: @vews_one A secret sign-maker has popped up in Preston. The mystery maker goes by the name @vews_one on Instagram. Their bio simply states: “To Get Your Attention Makes Me Smile.” The […]

2 weeks ago
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