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Prestfest postponed due to Coronavirus fears

One of Preston’s biggest summer events has been postponed due to fears over the spread of Coronavirus. The organisers of Prestfest have confirmed that the event is to be postponed […]

3 weeks ago
Legendary West Indies cricketer to appear at Preston Caribbean Carnival fundraiser

Colin Croft This show has been postponed until later in the year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Former West Indies and Lancashire cricketer Colin Croft is set to appear at a fundraising dinner for the Preston Caribbean Carnival. Colin, who was a fast […]

3 weeks ago
How this popular Preston soul singer is raising funds for five local charities

Stephen Bayliss Popular soul singer Stephen Bayliss is set to perform in Preston city centre in aid of five local charities. Stephen, who has a street named after him in Ribbleton, has […]

4 weeks ago
Detroit comes to Preston as new Motown bar opens in city centre

A saxophonist performing at Detroit A new bar dedicated to Motown, soul, disco and funk has opened in Preston city centre. New venue Detroit, which is located above Ballers Sports Bar at 158 Friargate, had […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston’s annual Egg Rolling back for Easter Monday 2020

A sea of people in Avenham Park Pic: Jim Beattie Preston’s annual Easter Egg Rolling event is back for 2020 with a fun-packed line-up. The Easter Monday extravaganza will include the traditional activities of egg rolling – on the hour […]

4 weeks ago
Preston bar to champion female brewers for International Women’s Day

A Preston bar will celebrate International Women’s Day 2020 by championing a selection of drinks from female brewers. PLAU in Friargate has already featured over 600 different beers during its […]

1 month ago
Preston electronic music venue attracting international DJs

Levon Vincent A recently opened Preston electronic music venue will be bringing international artists to the city over the coming months. In:Libra opened its doors in Friargate at the end of 2019. […]

1 month ago
Mind sleuth bringing mentalism show with mental health twist to Preston

Cartoon depiction of Simon A one-man show fusing mentalism and mental health awareness is coming to Preston. UCLan graduate and mind sleuth Simon Cafferty, who has struggled with depression, will perform his show Dear […]

1 month ago
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