This category relates to all things to do with Christmas.

Winter-themed pop up bar coming to Friargate

A winter-themed pop up bar is coming to Preston.  The Winter Lodge is opening in what is due to become Uptown Pony Club on the corner of Friargate and Heatley […]

2 years ago
Can you help Santa in his Christmas Grotto?

Do you enjoy twinkly Christmas lights and beautifully wrapped presents? Have a fondness for wearing big red suits or stripy tights? Then this is for you! Sight loss charity Galloways, […]

2 years ago
Christmas Lights Switch On date announced

The date of Preston’s Christmas Lights Switch On has been announced. On Saturday November 23 the city will be lit up with more than 1.5 miles of festive lights at […]

2 years ago
Preston men with white beards wanted for Santa Claus vacancies

An actor playing Santa Claus A Santa recruitment drive is looking for men with white beards in Preston. Santa Clauses are needed to keep the magic alive for children at events running from late November […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement No panto at Guild Hall this Christmas due to closure

A Christmas tradition won’t be taking place in Preston this year. The demise of Preston Guild Hall means there will be no panto at the venue for the city. The […]

2 years ago
Artisan Christmas Market planned for the Fishergate Centre

Everything from scented candles to other locally made products are to be on display Local makers, bakers and creators are invited to take a pitch at a Christmas Artisan Market at the Fishergate Centre. The event will take place on the weekend of November […]

2 years ago
Christmas is coming five months early at this Preston craft superstore

A Christmas tree in store at Inspirations A Preston craft superstore is already preparing for Christmas, despite it being the middle of summer. Inspirations at the Capitol Centre is holding a free Christmas in July event from […]

2 years ago
Christmas 2018 and New Years opening hours for South Ribble supermarkets

One Booths store in Penwortham Pic: Tony Worrall We are all in a mad rush before Christmas to make sure everything is bought on time, the presents are wrapped and […]

2 years ago
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