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Photography exhibition celebrates Preston’s vanishing places and spaces

John Robertson with his work on display at The Larder Pic: Lisa Brown A new exhibition of artwork with Preston as its focus has gone on display in the windows of The Larder Café in the city centre. ‘Marginal Images’ is the culmination […]

1 week ago
New ice cream and coffee shop opens at Preston Market

Nurcan and Steve outside their new stall Pic: Hakuna Matata A new ice cream and coffee shop has opened at Preston Market. Hakuna Matata opened in July selling a range of ice cream, sweets, drinks and lunch options. Hakuna Matata […]

1 month ago
The Harris reopens museum and galleries after lockdown

The Harris exterior The Harris has reopened its museum and galleries as the second part of its phased reopening. Visitors are now able to book an online ticket to the museum and gallery […]

2 months ago
Get out with the kids as Preston’s leisure venues begin to re-open

As leisure venues are given the green light by government to re-open their doors, families are ready to get back to some fun activities outside of the home. Some leisure […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement BBQ brothers to open Preston city centre restaurant

Smokin V's Real Barbecue burgers Smokin V’s Real Barbecue is set to open in Preston city centre after a year’s successful trading from Ships and Giggles. The enterprise is owned by brothers Dave and Dan […]

2 months ago
Harris secures relief funding for expansion to current collection

Shawanda Corbett Installation The Harris has announced it has received funding from the Contemporary Art Society to add a ceramic pairing and work on paper by Shawanda Corbett to its collection. Corbett was […]

2 months ago
Preston Carnival set to host virtual celebration amid coronavirus pandemic

Preston Carnival 2019 The popular Preston Caribbean Carnival is set to make a return in 2020 despite the current COVID-19 pandemic. Due to social distancing regulations the usual music, dancing and atmosphere of […]

2 months ago
Friends of the Harris charity receives £1,000 funding boost for museum redevelopment

Library users at The Harris. Pic: The Harris Preston 2020. Preston charity Friends of the Harris has been award £1,000 to support the museum, art gallery and library’s redevelopment project, #HarrisYourPlace. The money was awarded as part of a competition […]

3 months ago
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