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Rock FM’s Cash for Kids presents a special Sir Tom Finney celebration

Cash for Kids will be taking over the Charter Theatre for a one night only special celebration of Sir Tom Finney. Rock FM’s local charity Cash for Kids will be […]

5 years ago
What did the former Preston Greyhound Stadium and Russia have in common?

A strange question, if ever there was one but there is a definite answer and that is the world-famous Horse Riding Cossacks. Many Prestonians will recall the former greyhound racing […]

5 years ago
The Lancashire Infantry Museum publishes its souvenir guide

At last, visitors to the Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment Lancashire Infantry Museum* at Fulwood Barracks, Preston can take home a fully illustrated souvenir of some of the treasures that they […]

5 years ago
Preston commuters treated to series of lively pop-up performances

The Oasis Social Club have had a successful week hosting pop-up events across the city, which have included Cardboard Sumo, Aerobics and a Landscape Locomotive drawing class. The Oasis Social Club […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement One man theatre experience documenting Preston life comes to The Continental

A theatre show documenting one man’s experiences and life in Preston is coming to The Continental. The Preston Bill was created, written and performed by  Lancashire based artist Andy Smith […]

5 years ago
Sunday’s Lancashire Encounter top event guide

The final day of the Lancashire Encounter 2015 weekend festival concludes with Run Preston being the headline attraction next Sunday, September 27. With last year’s run proving a huge success, […]

5 years ago
Saturday’s Lancashire Encounter top event guide

Lancashire Encounter weekend comes to the Flag Market in the city centre next weekend, with a host of activities designed to inspire, discover and experience all through performance and creative […]

5 years ago
Rare film footage of two favourite former Preston buildings made publicly available

It is always wonderful to discover old film footage of your hometown or city. When the Preston Historical Society were given the opportunity to be able to remaster film footage […]

5 years ago
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