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Butterflies to be painted by Preston schools for Armed Forces Day

Kids begin the painting of the butterflies A mile of butterflies are to be painted by schools across Preston ahead of Armed Forces Day. Almost 2,000 youngsters are epected to contribute to a special arts installation for the […]

5 years ago
Colourful mazes, wrestling shows and Asian Mela: What’s on at Preston’s Flag Market during summer 2016

An outdoor maze is part of the events on the Flag Market this summer From wrestling to Roald Dahl classics there’s something happening every Saturday on the Flag Market until the end of August. Preston City Council has announced what’s on with events beginning […]

5 years ago
Preston Armed Forces Day concert to see Kevin Simm, Matt Cardle and Jai McDowall perform

Matt Cardle, Kevin Simm and Jai McDowell Reality show singing stars are to headline a free concert for Armed Forces Day in Preston. Kevin Simm, who was victorious in this year’s The Voice, X Factor winner Matt […]

5 years ago
Armed Forces Day concert to be held overlooking Preston Flag Market

Looking towards the DJ balcony at the Harris An outdoor concert is to be held in the Flag Market as part of Armed Forces Day. Organisers say the same set up as PrestFest is to be used with […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Spitfire confirmed for Preston Armed Forces Day flyover

Spitfire in the skies Pic: Airwolfhound A Spitfire is to roar across the skies of Preston during the summer’s Armed Forces Day celebration. Organisers have revealed the fly past has been secured for the event in […]

5 years ago
Rob Van Dam to headline Preston City Wrestling charity show at Guild Hall

PCW show at the Guild Hall Preston City Wrestling has announced it is to take over Preston Guild Hall for a charity show. The now annual Tribute to the Troops as part of Armed Forces Day […]

5 years ago
In Pictures: Preston Armed Forces Day 2015

This year Armed Forces Day is being celebrated in great style with entertainment galore throughout the day ending with the Tribute to Heroes night which is to be headlined by Collabro. […]

6 years ago
Dakota fly over for Preston Armed Forces Day cancelled

The Dakota had been due to fly over Preston Pic: Rob Reedman A fly past by an RAF Dakota aircraft has been pulled from the Armed Forces Day celebration. Preston will see a host of different events during Saturday for the annual […]

6 years ago
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