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Things to Do in and around Preston

Some things to do whether it’s sunny or raining in Preston, Lancashire. Some are time-limited events in the city while others are timeless places to go and enjoy a day, morning or afternoon out.

Christmas is coming five months early at this Preston craft superstore

A Christmas tree in store at Inspirations A Preston craft superstore is already preparing for Christmas, despite it being the middle of summer. Inspirations at the Capitol Centre is holding a free Christmas in July event from […]

3 days ago
New pottery studio opens in Preston city centre

Inside Make North A new pottery studio is now open in Preston city centre. Make North, which is based in the former Saul Street Clinic, opened on Monday 15 July. It provides pottery […]

6 days ago
New book that will ‘delight Game of Thrones fans’ is launching in Preston

Author Rose Edwards signing books at the Northern Young Adult Literary Festival earlier this year A book that promises to “fill a void for Game of Thrones fans” is launching at a free event at UCLan. The Harm Tree is the first in what’s described […]

7 days ago
Things to do in Preston during the 2019 summer holidays

Enjoying an ice cream at the show The summer of 2019 is nearly upon us! The weather might be undecided as to what season it is but the kids will certainly let us know they’re off school […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement New outdoor school to teach kids of Preston about the natural world

Mini explorers learning about nature An outdoor skills school is launching new nature experiences in Fulwood’s Highgate Wood. The Woodland School Ltd will be running weekly sessions designed to develop children both physically and mentally […]

1 week ago
More tickets to be released for 999 Family Fun Day

Ever wanted to see inside a fire engine, come face to face with a police horse or see a drone search for a missing person? Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service (LFRS) will […]

2 weeks ago
Ice Cream places in Preston – will yours be a scoop or a slurp?

One family's final trip out to Bonds Pic: Kieran Frend We don’t want to jinx it but how amazing has the weather been recently? We’ve been picking the kids up from school and heading straight for ice cream, sometimes from […]

2 weeks ago
Uber-cool cocktail bar Lonely People opens in Preston

The exterior of Lonely People An uber-cool bar inspired by the Berlin cocktail scene is now open in Winckley Street. Lonely People is the new venture for Serena Baxter and Paul Harrison, who together own […]

3 weeks ago
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