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Transformation of neglected part of Preston continues with Christmas food, drink and entertainment pop-up

Ben Casey, Christine Cort and Neil Thornton Pic: Oliver White The exciting transformation of a neglected part of Preston continues at pace, with a Christmas food, drink and entertainment pop-up heralding the launch of a major new venue in the city. Chew’s […]

1 week ago
Luke Wright bringing smash-hit Edinburgh Fringe 2023 show to Preston

Luke Wright A smash-hit Edinburgh Fringe 2023 show is coming to Preston. Luke Wright’s Silver Jubilee is on at The Ferret next month. The show is said to be poet Wright’s most […]

1 month ago
Acclaimed writer and performer Kevin P. Gilday returning to Preston

Kevin Gilday Critically acclaimed writer and performer Kevin P. Gilday is retuning to Preston with a new show. Gilday (Suffering from Scottishness, Sonnet Youth) is known for taking a verbal sledgehammer to […]

2 months ago
Live looping and poetry show coming to Preston’s The Ferret

Pete the Temp performs at The Ferret A show described as ‘a rapturous collision of live looping and poetry’ is coming to Preston. Pete ‘the Temp’ Bearder returns to The Ferret with a new show, which samples human beatbox, vocals, […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement New festival of stand up, spoken word and storytelling coming to Preston

Kevin Gilday A new festival is coming to Preston. SUPERPHONIC is a two-day event featuring stand up, spoken word and storytelling. Derelict and Enjoy The Show are behind the festival, which will […]

5 months ago
World’s first door-to-door poet coming to the Conti in Broadgate

Rowan McCabe Rowan McCabe’s latest show, Door-to-Door Poetry: Nationwide, charts his adventures around the country as a loveable eccentric. McCabe is touring to 16 venues across the UK and is coming to […]

6 months ago
Community theatre group bringing mystery comedy to Ashton-on-Ribble

SATA Community Theatre Cast Photo A community theatre group is bringing a show to Ashton-on-Ribble. SATA Theatre will perform The Phantom Express, a new mystery comedy written and directed by Tony Balmer. The story features […]

7 months ago
Britain’s Got Talent finalist joins Preston Malawi fundraiser

Daliso Chaponda Pic: @ghristov94 A Preston-based charity is hosting a fundraising comedy night with UK-based Malawian comedian, Daliso Chaponda on Tuesday 25 April. Friends of Mulanje Orphans (FOMO) aids in looking after vulnerable children […]

8 months ago
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