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In pictures: Colourful characters at Preston Pride 2014

Hundreds of people joined a celebration of Preston’s diversity on the Flag Market on Saturday. Photographer William Matthews captured the colourful characters who entertained during an afternoon of music and […]

8 years ago
Days of Fear and Wonder: Sci-fi film screenings to take place across Preston

ET, one of those moments in film we all remember... The world of sci-fi is coming to Preston during October and November. Film screenings are taking place at secret locations as part of the Days of Fear and Wonder film […]

8 years ago
All go for changes to Preston Guild Hall entranceway and new Italian restaurant

A big plasma screen will sit above the first floor of the Guild Hall Changes to the entrance to Preston’s Guild Hall have been given unanimous backing by Preston city council’s planning committee. The proposals from new owner Simon Rigby would see two escalators […]

8 years ago
In pictures: Celebration of Chinese Culture on Flag Market

A colourful celebration of Chinese culture took place on Preston’s Flag Market on Sunday afternoon.  The event included: – Demonstrations of Tai Chi and Chinese dance, plus the chance to […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Watch: Run Preston 2014 10k race start in hyperlapse

We’ve used hyperlapse technology to capture the start of Run Preston 2014’s 10k on film. See if you can spot yourself marching over the start line as hundreds of runners […]

8 years ago
Seven things you’ll be feeling after doing Run Preston

If you’ve done Run Preston you’ll be feeling suitably smug while sitting with your feet up in front of the TV tonight. Here’s a few reflections and feelings you’ll have […]

8 years ago
In pictures: Run Preston 2014 10k and 5k races

Runners making their way in Avenham Park Hundreds of runners took to Preston’s streets on Sunday morning to compete in the 10k and 5k races. Our photographers were out on the route snapping away as the pavements […]

8 years ago
Watch hyperlapse of Run Preston 2014 in Miller Park

Hundreds of runners made their way around the 5k and 10k routes in Preston during Sunday. And they’ve been captured using hyperlapse technology, which slows down the footage and makes […]

8 years ago
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