It’s nearly time for the Bank Holiday weekend to begin and we’ve collected together what’s happening in and around Preston. Includes Caribbean Carnivals, Whit Fairs, steam engines and Jimmy Carr.10 years ago Tales from the Blackjack – The future
Those theatre-goers among you will remember our review of Tales of the Blackjack, an excellent one man show performed by local actor Alex Moran. It centres around a blackjack dealer, […]10 years ago Blog Preston Podcast: Have your say!
That’s right, we’re launching a Blog Preston podcast and we need your help to do it. The podcast will cover community news, events and culture. We want it to be […]10 years ago Rhodri, a Suitable Cause for Concern
Over the coming weeks we’ll be serialising “Rhodri, a Suitable Cause for Concern”, a novel written by John Vale. Here he’s summarised the plot of the novel, ahead of the […]10 years ago Advertisement Advertisement Lancashire International Film Festival
UCLan’s Media Factory paid host to renowned filmmakers at the first Lancashire International Film Festival this weekend. The festival, running until 9pm today and continuing tomorrow, brings together nascent local […]10 years ago Haunted Miley Tunnel
I’ve never believed in ghosts. My attitude is that “paranormal activity” is a result of uncommon atmospheric conditions and tricks of the light. But when I found out that Preston […]10 years ago Preston’s roads riddled with potholes
The number of potholes in Preston has almost doubled since the cold snap during the winter months. The city now has 466 road defects, with over 200 new occurrences over […]10 years ago The Continental Beer Festival
The Continental Pub’s fourth beer festival kicked off this Thursday, and Blog Preston were on hand to document it and sample (strictly professionally) many of the delightful beverages on offer.10 years ago Most Discussed