It was Saturday night and the atmosphere was more Phoenix Nights than a typical rock venue, but having played at The Bitter Suite once before, Ignition/UK must have had a […]12 years ago Friendly Engines coming to Ribble Steam Railway
The Ribble Steam Railway, on Chain Caul Road, Preston, is getting all ‘Steamed Up’ ready for a very exciting event as the Friendly Engines visit on Saturday 15th August and […]12 years ago Preston Corn Exchange: The wrong statue?
It’s easy to dislike the statue in front of the corn exchange (what is now The Assembly pub). The sculpture uses a lumpen style which provokes people to like or […]12 years ago Review: Word Soup #4 @ New Continental
Word Soup is Preston’s live lit night and this month’s was bigger than ever. Not only was it part of the Preston Tringe Festival and recorded for Preston FM and […]12 years ago Advertisement Advertisement What is Preston’s MP doing this summer?
Did you know that Parliament shuts down for 82 days over the summer? No, neither did I. Imagine if your place of work was shut for that long, what would […]12 years ago Things to do in Preston this August
Despite the predictions that our BBQ summer is going to become a drizzle summer there is still plenty of things to do and see during the next month in Preston. […]12 years ago Review: John Cage’s Disco Classics @ Adelphi
I’m not sure how to describe this show. It’s billed as a mix of experimental performance with disco-funk classics, well for a start there isn’t much disco-funk. It’s definitely one […]12 years ago Preston Tweetup II – so, how can we support the arts in Preston?
The second Preston Tweetup took place on Monday 27th July 2009 at the New Continental. Blog Preston was hosting the event again, with help from They Eat Culture, and it […]12 years ago Most Discussed