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Want to know what’s on in Preston? You can see all events taking place in Preston, Lancashire, the latest announcements on festivals, gigs, family-friendly events and much more taking place in and around Preston city centre

The Preston band making music about isolation with a solitary microphone

Image from Dancing Dead A new folk rock band from Ingol has been recording music on a shoestring budget from one member’s garage. Dancing Dead is made up of Carlo Squillino (vocalist, songwriter and […]

8 hours ago
6th Fulwood Scouts, Beavers and Cubs set up their virtual campfire

6th Fulwood Scouts out and about 6th Fulwood Scout, Cub and Beavers groups are setting up a virtual campfire by moving to online Zoom groups for their weekly meetings. The groups are still meeting and doing […]

2 days ago
Preston urged to take part in the Big PNE Sleep In

Out on the city streets helping those in need Pic: Tom Stables/Foxton Centre Preston is being urged to unite to show solidarity for rough sleepers amid the coronavirus pandemic. Following the Big PNE Sleep Out in November last year which raised more than […]

4 days ago
Preston dance school shimmy online with a promise to ‘Keep Dancing’

Fever Tree Dance Company are asking people to join them in their front rooms Fever Dance Company has swapped studios for sitting rooms, offering free online dance classes for everyone. After having to close its doors for the first time in 16 years due […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Share your rainbows in the Harris’ first virtual exhibition

One of Preston's rainbow creation Pic: Cat Morewin/Facebook The Harris’ first-ever virtual exhibition will be a rainbow-fest created by Prestonians. Across the nation, people have been putting pictures of rainbows in their windows to spread joy during the […]

1 week ago
The Ferret launches funding campaign to escape permanent closure

Ivan Campo playing Glastonferret Preston live music venue The Ferret has launched a funding campaign after its long-term future became threatened by the coronavirus outbreak. The Fylde Road venue, best known for the Glastonferret […]

2 weeks ago
Annual Easter Avenham ‘Egg Rolling’ cancelled due to Coronavirus

The traditional and much-loved Egg Rolling annual event is cancelled for 2020 due to the coronavirus. The annual event has been a big Easter tradition for Prestonians for over 150 […]

2 weeks ago
Ashton mum-of-two reaches out to support other parents affected by coronavirus

Lynsey with her two children A mum of two from Ashton has set up an online community to support parents who are facing lockdown with their children. Lynsey Battle, who has previously helped Preston’s homeless […]

2 weeks ago
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