Armed Forces Day

Freedom of the City march next weekend as part of Armed Forces Day

armed forces day The King’s Royal Hussars (KRH) will mark 300 years of history by marching through Preston. The KRH get many of their recruits from Preston and the parade will coincide with […]

6 years ago
Preston Armed Forces Day concert to be headlined by Collabro

Collabro, who appeared on Britain's Got Talent, are the headline act A concert to raise money for injured armed servicemen and women is to take place in Preston. As part of Armed Forces Day the Tribute to Heroes night is to […]

6 years ago
Armed Forces Day: Preston City Wrestling, live music and service of remembrance in Flag Market

Crowds gather for Armed Forces Day in the Flag Market Pic: Gill Lawson Armed Forces Day sees another spectacular show planned for a day to pay tribute to those serving our country. The Flag Market in Preston is to be transformed with a […]

6 years ago
How to boost Preston’s city centre events to be discussed

Events in Preston city centre could get a shot in the arm with new proposals. A draft plan from councillors who produced a report called Preston After Hours calls for […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Armed Forces Day 2014 in Preston

Preston celebrated in style today with a bumper party for the Armed Forces Day, spectacularly organised by Preston City Councillor, Drew Gale. From military bands and Preston City Wrestling to […]

7 years ago
Preston Armed Forces Day line-up includes battle re-enactment, wrestling and 1940s music hall performance

The full line-up for Preston’s Armed Forces Day has been revealed. Events run throughout the day on Saturday 28 June as the city is expected to turn out to show […]

7 years ago
Preston Armed Forces Day: Spitfire to roar over city centre

The Spitfire will fly over the city centre Preston’s Armed Forces Day celebration is to a feature a fly past from an RAF Spitfire. Organisers have confirmed the plane will be roaring over the city centre during the […]

7 years ago
Preston Armed Forces Day: Spectacular event planned for Flag Market

armed forces day A host of events are being planned to celebrate Armed Forces Day in Preston, from battle renactments to a wrestling match on the Flag Market. Armed forces champion councillor Drew […]

7 years ago
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