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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.

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
Johnny Cash and Elvis-inspired band to play the Continental

Doug Perkins and The Spectaculars on stage A band known for reinventing modern songs in a rockabilly style is coming to Preston. Doug Perkins and The Spectaculars will bring their high energy set of 1950s-inspired songs to […]

2 months ago
Special Winckley Square events to feature in Preston Arts Festival

Winckley Square Pic: @chrisdarley A series of special walks and talks in and around Winckley Square is to feature in the upcoming Preston Arts Festival. The Friends of Winckley Square have expanded on their […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Volunteers needed as Feast for Peace returns to Preston for fourth outing

Chefs at the ready for 2017's Feast for Peace Feast for Peace is returning to the Flag Market again this year. The event, which is part of Preston’s Summer Saturdays, is a celebration of food, community and cultural diversity. […]

2 months ago
Review: Blog Preston takes a gander at The Pickled Goose

pie with gravy and chips This week Yvonne and I visited The Pickled Goose, a newly opened restaurant on Garstang Road in Barton. Situated on the site formerly known as The Sparling, it has been […]

2 months ago
Inspiring Penwortham girl is raising awareness for the condition that has changed her life

Jessica fundraising for NF1 A seven-year-old girl from Penwortham is raising awareness of the life-changing condition she was diagnosed with at the age of one. Jessica Woods has a condition called Neurofibromatosis Type 1 […]

2 months ago
Where you can explore with Heritage Open Days 2019 in Preston

Winckley Square Pic: Gareth Edwards Heritage Open Days are returning to Preston, with even more venues opening their doors in 2019. This year there are 36 different buildings available to explore between Friday 13 September […]

2 months ago
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