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.

Preston singer Connor Banks to perform at Chorley Theatre

A local singer who has gigged across the North West for the last 10 years will play at Chorley Theatre on 25 October. At the start of 2022, Connor Banks, […]

2 days ago
Preston Military Show returning to Fulwood Barracks

A previous Preston Military Show Pic: Tony Worrall A popular military event will return to Preston this September for the first time since 2019. On Saturday, 3 September, from 11am, the Preston Military Show will return to Fulwood […]

4 days ago
City of Preston 10K sets September date as SPAR renews sponsorship

Over 1,000 runners will join the City of Preston 10K as it returns this September with main sponsors SPAR. The City of Preston 10K will return on Sunday, 25 September, […]

5 days ago
Ashton-on-Ribble mental health service invites public to August birthday event

A local mental health service has invited residents to celebrate its third birthday at an event with a host of family activities this August. On Friday, 19 August, from 12pm […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement In pictures: Chorley Flower Show welcomes 11,000 attendees to Astley Park

The award-winning Chorley Flower Show welcomed 11,000 attendees to Astley Park last month to enjoy a packed three-day event. The seventh outing of the annual Chorley show saw professional exhibitors […]

1 week ago
West View and Fulwood leisure centres to offer £1 children’s swim sessions

The pool at West View Two Preston leisure centres have launched £1 children’s swim sessions over the summer holidays to help reduce the pressures of the cost of living crisis. The ‘Kids for a Quid’ […]

1 week ago
Penwortham zumba group to host MS Society fundraiser

A local Zumba group has invited residents to an MS Society charity event this Saturday with three licensed instructors to raise vital funds. On Saturday, 6 August, from 10.30am to 3.30pm, […]

2 weeks ago
Free summer fun activities for children in Preston

Children in UCLan's Young Scientist Centre To help families from breaking the bank and keep children entertained in the summer holidays, the University of Central Lancashire has created a range of free, fun activities for youngsters. […]

2 weeks ago
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