What’s On in Preston

Want to know what’s on in Preston? You can see all events taking place in Preston, Lancashire, the latest announcements on festivals, gigs, family-friendly events and much more taking place in and around Preston city centre

Line up for Preston’s NYALitFest features over 50 authors

After a two-year break, NYALitFest festival is making an in-person return to the UCLan campus, with over 50 authors scheduled to appear. The festival focuses on Young Adult and children’s books. […]

3 weeks ago
Preston Arts Festival set to return for 2022

Katy Bradley will be performing a selection of hits from Broadway. Pic Preston Arts Festival Following on from the success of last year’s event, Preston Arts Festival is set to return for 2022. The festival has moved from October to June, and there will be […]

3 weeks ago
‘A real buzz’ – Lancashire Fringe Festival off to a great start in Preston

Poet Louise Fazackerley The organiser of Lancashire Fringe Festival says the event is creating ‘a real buzz’ in Preston. Despite some first night nerves, Garry Cook from Enjoy The Show said lots of […]

4 weeks ago
Local landscapes inspire Preston-based artist in new Garstang exhibition

Following on from his first solo art exhibition at The Larder last year, Daniel Roy Sharples is launching his latest exhibition in Garstang next weekend. The artist and teacher takes […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Chef Paul Heathcote complains as bank holiday parking fines issued in Winckley Square

Winckley Square Pic: Geoffrey Whittaker Chef Paul Heathcote has taken to Twitter to complain about parking fines being issued on Easter Monday in Winckley Square. Many people attending Preston’s popular egg rolling event in Avenham […]

4 weeks ago
Let’s Grow Preston’s Spring Fair to take place this weekend at Ashton Park

Let's Grow Preston's Ashton Walled Garden The Let’s Grow Preston Spring Fair is taking place this Saturday (30 April). Let’s Grow Preston is an environmental charity that runs two community gardens. It¬†offers volunteer opportunities within horticulture […]

4 weeks ago
St Catherine’s nurse looks forward to the Moonlight and Memories Walk returning

Hundreds of supporters will come together at St Catherine‚Äôs Hospice as the charity‚Äôs biggest annual fundraiser returns to the hospice grounds this summer. The popular Moonlight and Memories Walk has […]

1 month ago
Review: The Preston city centre restaurant making foodie magic

263 salt aged lamb loin, Wye Valley asparagus, black garlic, basil emulsion, and anchovy relish As Preston city centre restaurant 263 has recently made it into the Michelin Guide, I decided that I would kill two old birds with one stone by taking my 76-year-old […]

1 month ago
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