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Preston road closures confirmed for Brief Encounter

Shimmer Tree by Dan Fox Preston city centre will be alive with light and sound during Friday evening for Brief Encounter. Preston City Council has confirmed which roads will be closed for the mini version […]

2 days ago
How this new group is telling Preston’s men it’s okay not to be okay

Man looking sad Pic: engin akyurt from Pixabay A newly-formed group is offering one-to-one and group sessions to help Preston’s men manage their mental health. Menhear was formed in April 2019 by William Killeen. The non-profit organisation’s mission […]

3 days ago
Preston flies the flag for a safe and vibrant night out

Preston has once again been recognised as being a safe and fun night out for the seventh year running. The city has been awarded the Purple Flag Award for the […]

3 days ago
Get ready for a Brief Encounter of light and sound in Preston

Chorus by Ray Lee While Lancashire Encounter doesn’t return to Preston until September 2020, the festival is back for a Brief Encounter this month. Taking place on Friday 20 September from 6pm to 10pm, […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Review: Getting to grips with dips at this Preston city centre restaurant

This week my daughter Beth and I visited Totto’s as part of Blog Preston’s series of best and worst restaurants according to TripAdvisor. A cosy little Turkish and Mediterranean bistro […]

5 days ago
‘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 […]

5 days 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 […]

6 days 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 […]

6 days ago
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