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Live updates from Lancashire Encounter Festival 2018

The illumaphonium was one of the most popular parts of the Encounter Pic: Paul Melling The illumaphonium was one of the most popular parts of the Encounter last year Pic: Paul Melling Three days of performances, workshops and an array of different and surprising events […]

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What to see on the Friday of 2018’s Lancashire Encounter Festival

Westernised! - Lancashire Encounter The Knotted Project’s performance of The Commuters takes place at The Harris Comics Gallery Lancashire Encounter returns to Preston this month to celebrate the cultural diversity in the county with […]

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What to see on the Saturday of 2018’s Lancashire Encounter Festival

Rawtenstall Annual Fair Pic Horse + Bamboo Rawtenstall Annual Fair will be performed at Winckley Square Gardens Pic: Horse + Bamboo The Saturday line-up of Lancashire Encounter is packed with singing, theatre, installations and interactive activities – most […]

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What to see on the Sunday of 2018’s Lancashire Encounter Festival

Flashmob dancers in Fishergate for the Encounter Flashmob dancers in Fishergate for last year’s Lancashire Encounter. Pic: Benjamin Wareing The grand finale of this year’s Lancashire Encounter takes place on Sunday 23 September. The finale will see memorable outdoor […]

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Advertisement Advertisement You Me at Six confirm Preston gig and signing session

You Me at Six You Me at Six Rockers You Me at Six are going to perform in the city. Actions Records host the band, who formed in 2004, during October as they play […]

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Cult bearded drag queen to perform in Preston

Timberlina present FFS!! Performance artist Tim Redfern is Timberlina A hit comedy and rock ‘n’ roll show starring a cult bearded drag queen is coming to Preston. FFS!! is based on the real-life […]

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Preston retains its Purple Flag nightlife status

The Prestfest stage on the Flag Market The Prestfest stage on the Flag Market Preston has been given the Purple Flag status for the seventh year running. The city remains the only place in Lancashire to be […]

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Road closures confirmed for Preston ‘Bull Run’

The Pamplona Bull Run is the inspiration for the event The Pamplona Bull Run is the inspiration for the event As dozens of people charge through the city on a ‘no bull’ run the city council has confirmed which roads […]

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