Avenham Park could host weekly Park Run

avenham park A national organisation which puts on weekly 5k runs in parks across the world could be coming to Preston. Volunteers have been in talks with Preston City Council about staging […]

7 years ago
Britain’s oldest locomotive train arrives in Preston

fr20 preston The UK’s oldest working locomotive arrived in Preston this afternoon. This photo snapped by local photographer Bernie Blackburn shows the Furness Railway 20 being transported to the Ribble Steam Railway. […]

7 years ago
Dutch orchestra prepare for Preston-leg of UK tour

preston minster An exciting Dutch ensemble orchestra will be coming to the city tomorrow night. Orkest de Ereprijs bring their music to Preston Minster on the Preston stop of their UK-wide tour. […]

7 years ago
Preston railway prepares to welcome Britain’s oldest working locomotive

fr20 locomotive Britain’s oldest working locomotive will be pulling into Preston later this month for a special gala. Ribble Steam Railways will be taking delivery of the Furness Railway Number 20 on […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston MAPS Festival opens to applications from contemporary artists

fallenwall arts A contemporary arts festival taking place during the Preston Guild has opened for applications. The MAPS Festival is looking for emerging and established artists to submit their work. The festival […]

7 years ago
Museum of Lancashire looking for young fans to plan its future

museum of lancashire Young history fans in the city are being encouraged to get involved in the new look Museum of Lancashire. If you’re aged from 16 to 21 then the museum, based […]

7 years ago
Preston in the Picture: Stella Hall

stella hall This week’s ‘Preston in the Picture’ photograph is a portrait of Stella Hall. Stella is the Festival Director for Preston Guild 2012 and while most of the pictures I take […]

7 years ago
Tributes pour in for Preston North End fan Jordan Grant found dead at 17

jordan grant Tributes are being paid to a talented young footballer and Preston North End fan who passed away on Saturday. 17-year-old Jordan Grant (pictured left), who lived in the Cottam area […]

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