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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.

iPads and headsets provided for mysterious live event at the Harris

A mysterious event described as a “performance, online book and game” is coming to the Harris. The Archive of Missing Things by Zuppa Theatre Co. is being brought to the […]

1 month ago
New knitting group aims to stitch Preston’s communities together

Knitting Cafe made an appearance at the recent Feast for Peace A new knitting group has started in Preston. The Knitting Cafe @ The Larder has been created by Victoria Dyer, who recently moved to Preston. A self-taught knitter and crocheter, […]

1 month ago
Suffragette Lego statue visits South Ribble

The South Ribble Museum and Exhibition Centre will host a life-sized suffragette Lego statue as part of its National Tour. The statue aptly named ‘Hope’ is at the museum from […]

1 month ago
Lancashire Korea Festival at UCLan to celebrate all aspects of K-culture

Lancashire Korea Festival will celebrate traditional and modern aspects of K-culture UCLan will see a celebration of Korean food, music and costume when it hosts the Lancashire Korea Festival. The day-long event at 53 Degrees is being organised by the International […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Show about one woman’s dark and filthy thoughts is coming to Preston

Clementine Bogg-Hargroves plays Kate, a skank A shocking new theatre show is coming to Preston. Skank, written and performed by Clementine Bogg-Hargroves, reveals the dark and often filthy thoughts of an ambitious 20-something who is grappling […]

2 months ago
How you can sell your kids’ preloved items at this Preston pop up marketplace

A stall at the last BabyLoved Family Funhouse event The next BabyLoved Family Funhouse event to be held in Preston will include a “Perfect Preloved” marketplace. Local families can hire a stall to sell on their unwanted items including […]

2 months ago
Wonderful Women aims to empower Preston’s females

Wonderful Women is a new non-profit organisation serving women in Preston. Its aim is to increase women’s access to social opportunities. Founder Leanne Dempsey believes social networks help us to […]

2 months ago
New business Nourish and Flourish aims to improve wellbeing of Preston mums

Leyland mum Charlie Aston and Wigan mum Nicole Messham joined forces in April 2019 to create a mums community and support group. As new mums (in new areas of Lancashire), […]

2 months ago
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