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Pictures as Preston’s Christmas Lights switched on for 2023

The finalise of the Preston Christmas Lights Switch On Pic: Preston BID The annual city lights switch on drew thousands of Prestonians to the Flag Market for the festive event. Performers at the event included TikTok sensations Max and Harvey, soul legend […]

3 weeks ago
Pictures as Taste of Leyland returned for annual food and drink festival

Hough Lane in Leyland was bustling with thousands of people as the town hosted its annual food and drink festival. A Taste of Leyland returned and saw traders and stalls […]

2 months ago
In pictures: Encounter Festival 2023 across Preston city centre

Preston city centre saw the Encounter Festival return for three days of arts and events across the city. Taking in the Bus Station, outside the Guild Hall, the Mobile Event […]

3 months ago
In pictures: A world first as photography parade hits streets of Preston

2023 Preston Photography Parade Pic: Claire Griffiths The world’s first photography parade took place in Preston last week. The event – which happened on Saturday 19 August, World Photography Day – was part of Lancashire Photography Festival. […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Photography project captures 48 hours in Preston

Image of barber and customer taken for 48hrs in Preston Pic: Chris Darley Dozens of photographers descended on to the streets of Preston over two days to capture how the people of the city live, work and play. 48hrs in Preston was a […]

5 months ago
In pictures: A sun and fun-filled Preston Caribbean Carnival 2023

Preston Caribbean Carnival procession 2023 Pic: Mark McLoughlin The sun shone on a fun-filled Preston Caribbean Carnival this weekend. On Saturday (17 May), Moor Park was filled with the sound of Roots Reggae, Reggae Dance Hall, Afro Beats, RnB and […]

6 months ago
In pictures: Egg rolling 2023 in Avenham Park

Egg Rolling 2023 Prestonians braved the wet weather today to celebrate the annual egg rolling event in Avenham and Miller Parks. The Easter Monday tradition dating back to Victorian times has seen communities […]

8 months ago
New Preston then and now pictures feature in new Preston – Reflections book

Stanley street A Preston author has launched his latest local history book on the wondrous streets of Preston and its neighbourhood. Author Keith Johnson’s, latest book ‘Preston – Reflections’ is said to […]

9 months ago
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