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Preston businesses to be encouraged to pay the Real Living Wage

Harris lit in winter sunshine Pic: Tony Worrall An initiative to help Preston businesses become Real Living Wage employers will launch next week. ‘A real wage for Preston’ will be launched by Preston City Council at the Harris on Thursday 23 January. The aim is […]

3 days ago
Gin tasting event coming to PLAU in Preston

Gin cocktail Pic: Ernest_Roy from Pixabay A gin tasting event is coming to Preston. Taking place in the Vaults at PLAU in Friargate, the event will be hosted by Black Powder Gin from nearby Weeton. The […]

2 weeks ago
Monthly dub night coming to Preston

Operation Sound System in action A new monthly dub night is coming to Preston. Preston Dub Club is being run by Preston/Blackburn outfit Operation Sound System. Each month two sound system will play the event […]

2 weeks ago
A magical light show is in flight at Avenham Park

Luminous Birds Pic: Kathy Hinde A magical light installation is on display in Avenham Park. As night falls, Luminous Birds by Kathy Hinde comes alive, using synchronised lighting and music to create the sensation of […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Roast to feed the homeless and emergency services once again this Christmas Day

Roast in Orchard Street Roast is once again offering free food to homeless people and emergency service workers on Christmas Day. The Orchard Street rotisserie joint, which opened in February 2018, will provide Christmas […]

4 weeks ago
The Pattie Shack moving to new premises in Preston city centre

The Pattie Shack's curried chicken breast with rice n peas The Pattie Shack is moving to new premises in Manchester Road. The popular Caribbean eatery made its name trading from a van in the NCO Europe car park near the […]

1 month ago
Kuckoo Preston celebrates ten years of rock ‘n’ roll cocktails in the city

Founder of Kuckoo Richard Powell Preston’s rock ‘n’ roll cocktail bar Kuckoo is celebrating its tenth anniversary. The Kuckoo brand has expanded since the Preston opening in 2010 with bars in Chester, Knutsford and Sheffield. In a show […]

1 month ago
Celebrating Preston’s artistic talent with the Harris Open

Harris Open The work of hundreds of Preston-based artists will be on display once again at the Harris’ annual celebration of local artistic talent. The Harris Open exhibition will showcase work from over 320 artists […]

1 month ago
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