What’s On in Preston

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Harris Open 2021 opens as a virtual exhibition

More than 250 pieces of artwork have been submitted to the Harris Open, a popular annual exhibition featuring local artistic talent. Despite there being Covid-19 restrictions, it has not stopped […]

3 days ago
City of Preston 10k moves date back to the autumn

The SPAR City of Preston 10k has been postponed. The Running Bee Foundation event was meant to take place on Sunday 28 March, however it has now been pushed back […]

4 days ago
Virtual Alice in Wonderland event being put on for Easter

A new virtual Alice in Wonderland event is being put on for families this Easter. On Saturday 10 April at 6.30pm families will be invited to join in the interactive […]

5 days ago
Newman College students putting on live streamed charity music gig tonight

Cardinal Newman College in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall North West’s Lockdown Live is happening tonight (Friday 25 February) to raise money for Young Minds UK. The virtual music festival is being put on by Newman College students to […]

5 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Next phase of ‘The Preston Model’ to be unveiled at online event

Boats on Preston Marina Pic: Tony Worrall Preston residents are invited to join Preston City Council at the online launch of the next phase of its Community Wealth Building agenda, often known as the ‘Preston Model.’ ‘Community […]

1 week ago
Preston artist has ‘Nazi’ artwork rejected from Harris Open exhibition

The Harris and Flag Market in Autumn Pic: Tony Worrall A Preston artist has expressed her frustration at having her artwork rejected by the city’s Harris Museum for potentially causing offence. The Harris Open is taking place online this year […]

1 week ago
New group helping single Prestonians to connect

L-R: Group leaders Vicki Harris and Ste Walker A new group is helping single Prestonians to connect. Single Friends United was launched on Facebook in November by Ste Walker, who saw a need to address social isolation among […]

2 weeks ago
Lancashire County Council reminds residents not to make a special journey to return library books

Lancashire County Council is reminding people that they don’t need to make a special visit to the library to return books, as fines have been suspended to support the current […]

3 weeks ago
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