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

Every stall at the June Preston Makers Market listed

Not all stalls are for those on two-legs at the Makers Market Pic: Tony Worrall As the Makers Market prepares to make its second visit to the city we can exclusively reveal who is taking part. Dozens of stalls are taking over the Flag Market […]

3 weeks ago
Doctor Who virtual reality experience coming to libraries in South Ribble and Preston

Those taking part get the chance to fly the Tardis Three libraries in and around Preston are to see a new Dr Who virtual reality experience. Doctor Who: The Runaway is due to visit Kingsfold Library, Longridge Library and Leyland […]

4 weeks ago
Pottery studio is opening in former Saul Street Clinic

Rolling clay at a pottery studio A former doctors surgery is due to become the temporary home of a new pottery studio. Make North is opening in what was the Saul Street Clinic. Louise Smith launched […]

4 weeks ago
Iftaar Under The Stars to feed the city’s homeless as Ramadan ends

Last year’s ‘Feed the Homeless’, event Last year’s ‘Feed the Homeless’, event will take place in Preston’s Flag Market again this Ramadan. Organisers have decided to rename it, ‘Iftaar Under The Stars’, but it will have […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Award-winning children’s author Onjali Q Rauf coming to the Harris

Onjali Rauf has won two awards for her book portraying the Syrian refugee crisis The winner of the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize is to perform at the Harris. Onjali Q Rauf will read The Boy At The Back of the Class when she visits […]

4 weeks ago
Preston dance group’s dream show at the Guild Hall is cancelled

A recent picture of Sparkle Dance group in rehearsals Pic: Sparkle Dance A Preston dance group has been forced to cancel its show at Preston Guild Hall. Sparkle Dance, based in Oxheys in Greenbank Street, were due to perform as part of […]

4 weeks ago
Preston Guild Hall is to be temporarily closed by Simon Rigby

Preston Guild Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Tony Worrall Preston Guild Hall has been temporarily closed to the public. Simon Rigby has taken the decision to mothball the venue while negotiations with management company VMS Live continue. Mr Rigby […]

4 weeks ago
Preston’s female creatives are putting ‘community over competition’

Female networking group Networking is just one of the avenues that small business owners use to make themselves known. Often, it is a way to promote their business but also a way of […]

4 weeks ago
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