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Preston Armed Forces Day: Spitfire to roar over city centre

The Spitfire will fly over the city centre Preston’s Armed Forces Day celebration is to a feature a fly past from an RAF Spitfire. Organisers have confirmed the plane will be roaring over the city centre during the […]

8 years ago
Preston Armed Forces Day: Spectacular event planned for Flag Market

armed forces day A host of events are being planned to celebrate Armed Forces Day in Preston, from battle renactments to a wrestling match on the Flag Market. Armed forces champion councillor Drew […]

8 years ago
Review: Korova Arts and Cafe Bar celebrates first birthday

Korova ended a wonderful birthday weekend on Sunday with an exquisite collection of music, comedy and poetry. The big birthday bash was a success for the city centre arts cafe and […]

8 years ago
Climbing wall on the Flag Market on Thursday

Climbing wall activity A climbing wall is to be on the Flag Market on Thursday. It is part of a National Citizen Services event with a number of things to do on the […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Highlights from the Preston by Night PrestFest event

Revellers were out in full force on Saturday night in Preston’s city centre to be astounded by such spectacles as a giant Elvis Presley and Michael Jackson. There was also […]

8 years ago
Harris Museum and Art Gallery unveils half-term events programme

Half-term events at the Harris Museum and Art Gallery have been announced. Creating arty plant plots, steeping back in time and a bug hunt are all on the agenda. The […]

8 years ago
Run Preston 2014: Registration opens for 10k and 5k

Runners taking part in last year's Run Preston Registration for the 2014 Run Preston event has opened. Runners can register for the 5k and 10k which take place on Sunday 28 September. The event is now organised by […]

8 years ago
Whitsuntide Fair returns to Flag Market

Whitsun rides in 2010 One of Preston’s oldest annual events takes place from Saturday in the city centre. The Whitsuntide Fun Fair sprawls across the Flag Market and surrounding streets. Rides are open from […]

8 years ago
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