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The Larder to host experimental band The Dissonance Collective this March

The Larder has bounced back from a series of setbacks. Pic The Larder The Larder will this month offer a free, improvised gig with the experimental group The Dissonance Collective. Following a sold-out show at The Collective Weekender last year, The Dissonance Collective […]

2 months ago
Preston man writes short stories during recovery from stroke

A Preston man has written his first book following a major operation to remove a cyst from his brain. Paul Walmsley, who underwent his operation at Royal Preston Hospital, then […]

3 months ago
Japan Day to be held at UCLan’s Preston campus

UCLan will welcome guests to a series of workshops during its eighth Japan Day event next Friday. On 11 February, from 9.30am to 4.30pm, the event will celebrate Japanese culture at […]

4 months ago
Penwortham youth worker impresses judges on Channel 4’s Great Pottery Throw Down

A Penwortham youth worker competing in The Great Pottery Throw Down has impressed judges with her skills and touching designs. During the first episode of the Channel 4 show, which […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lancashire County Council to explore ‘fresh vision’ for libraries and museums

The Harris Museum and Art Gallery is just one of the venues holding events during half-term Pic: Tony Worrall Lancashire councillors will assess the role of museums and libraries in county cultural life at a cabinet meeting this February. Councillors will consider approving a ‘fresh vision’ for two distinct […]

4 months ago
Harris Museum sees £450k investment from national grant-makers

Two national foundations have invested £450,000 into The Harris to help fund an ongoing refurb project. Provided by The Weston Foundation and the Wolfson Foundation, two grants will build on […]

4 months ago
Preston Opera seeks singers for 2022 production of Carmen

Preston Opera has invited local singers to rehearse for a 2022 production of Carmen. The venue will host a fully staged production on 3, 4 and 5 June 2022 at […]

5 months ago
Preston city centre location approved for new Preston Youth Zone

New proposed site for Preston Youth Zone between Lord Street and Tithebarn Street in Preston city centre Pic: Blog Preston Preston City Council has today approved a site near the city centre bus station for the new Youth Zone. Built as part of the £20.9m Towns Fund project, the Preston […]

5 months ago
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