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Preston flying the flag for Armed Forces Week

Armed Forces Day flag A special flag is flying over Preston ahead of Armed Forces Day on Saturday (27 June). The flag has been raised today (Monday 22 June) by Lancashire County Council, to […]

12 months ago
Here’s everything on the Flag Market for this year’s Summer Saturdays

Preston City Wrestling on the Flag Market Pic: Michael Porter All the summer events in Preston city centre have been announced. There’s something free to see or do on the Flag Market from the first weekend of June all the […]

2 years ago
Armed Forces Day event to be taken on by council

The Armed Forces Day parade in the Flag Market Pic: Billy Matthews One of Preston city centre’s biggest annual events is now to officially receive council support. Armed Forces Day has been organised by a number of individuals and organisations in previous […]

2 years ago
Pictures show proud Preston on Armed Forces Day

As Preston baked in temperatures approaching 30 degrees there was no rest for the armed forces. Parading onto the Flag Market the city enjoyed a procession from the Duke of […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Armed Forces Day 2018 marked in Preston

Armed Forces Day was celebrated in Preston city centre during Saturday (30 June) with a parade by the Duke of Lancaster Regiment and star-studded performers. Led by mounted police, the […]

3 years ago
Hour by hour weather forecast for Preston this weekend

A sunny day on Preston Marina Pic: Tony Worrall A sunny day on Preston Marina Pic: Tony Worrall This weekend sees Armed Forces Day, the Lancashire Science Festival and Rockprest all coming to Preston, and one thing’s for sure […]

3 years ago
Road closures confirmed for Preston Armed Forces Day 2018

Armed Forces Day takes place on the Flag Market Pic: Gary Bond Armed Forces Day takes place on the Flag Market Pic: Gary Bond A number of roads in the centre of Preston will be closed during Saturday for the city’s annual […]

3 years ago
Preston Armed Forces Day line up confirmed – and free wrestling show

The Armed Forces Day parade in the Flag Market Pic: Billy Matthews The Armed Forces Day parade in the Flag Market Pic: Billy Matthews The city’s annual celebration of all things arme forces has confirmed its line up for the end of […]

3 years ago
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