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The Flag Market is within the centre of Preston, the central square it is faced onto by the Harris Museum and Art Gallery amongst other buildings

Preston Armed Forces Day 2022 parade and service details

The Armed Forces Day parade in the Flag Market Pic: Billy Matthews To mark Armed Forces Day there will be a short service and parade through Preston on Saturday 25th June. The service will be held at the Cenotaph at the Flag […]

1 week ago
Large art installation in Preston urges people to be the change they want to see

The C'EST NE PAS DE L'ART installation at the Flag Market Pic: Tim Saunders A large art installation in Preston has urged people to ‘be the change they want to see’. Local artist Tim Saunders – aka Timsperspectiveart – set up the artwork in […]

2 weeks ago
Preston Flag Market hosts ‘World Wide Knitting in Public’ event

Preston residents with a love of knitting descended on Flag Market last Saturday for the World Wide Knitting in Public Day event. On Saturday, 11 June, Preston Flag Market saw […]

3 weeks ago
Platinum Jubilee beacons lit in and around Preston

Queen's Platinum Jubilee beacon was lit on Harris Museum Piic: Michael Porter Photography During Thursday evening a series of events took place across Preston where beacons were lit up to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee. On Thursday June 2, Mayor of councillor Preston Neil […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay to visit Preston

Light and shade on the city's Flag Market Pic: Tony Worrall The Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay is confirmed to visit Preston during its final journey through England this summer. Birmingham 2022 is hosting the 16th official Queen’s Baton Relay – a […]

1 month ago
The Harris lands £585k Arts Council funding to upgrade special exhibition galleries

Exhibition by Bob and Roberta Smith at the Harris The Harris has landed £585,000 from a fund that aims to help cultural organisations across the country to transform their buildings and equipment so they can operate smoothly. The museum […]

1 month ago
In pictures: The Harris packed up ready for refurb to begin

The Harris curator tour Pic: Michael Porter Photography The Harris has welcomed visitors one last time before its doors are closed until 2024 for a £10 million refurbishment. A series of curator tours took place at the Grade […]

2 months ago
Mayor responds to Preston sign protest

The Preston sign with chains added for Tim's art intervention Pic: Tim Saunders The Mayor of Preston, Councillor Javed Iqbal, has responded to an art intervention that protested against the new Preston sign. The sign – commissioned by Preston City Council and currently located on […]

2 months ago
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