creative lancashire

Textile design student wins prestigious enterprise award

Jessica Kirkpatrick at work in her studio. A lifelong passion for plants and endangered species has inspired a talented textiles design student at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) to win a prestigious enterprise award. Jessica Kirkpatrick, 22, […]

4 years ago
Man behind Preston Bus Station revamp to be quizzed

Harriet Bourne and Jenia Kalugina both from BBUK, John Puttick from John Puttick Associates, Mark Maidment from Skelly and Couch, and Alban Cassidy from Cassidy and Ashton The man behind the redesign of Preston Bus Station is to be quizzed on his architectural prowess. John Puttick, the New-York based architect, is working on the grade-II listed building. […]

8 years ago
POWWOW: Free creative networking event returns to Preston

A networking event for the creative sector in the city returns to Preston. POWWOW takes place at Glover’s Bar and is organised by Creative Lancashire. Ed Matthews-Gentle from Creative Lancashire […]

10 years ago
Preston digital firm to run free workshop for local businesses

Gary Bennion will speak at the event A Preston firm is running a workshop for businesses to understand how using digital can help their business to grow. Bespoke, web specialists since 2001, will speakĀ a free event called […]

10 years ago
Glovers Bar to host free creative industries networking night

A free networking event for people who work in Preston’s creative sector takes place on Wednesday. POWWOW takes place at Glovers Bar on Glovers Court from 6pm on Wednesday 16 […]

10 years ago
SoundBytes Un-Convention: Creative Lancashire’s Preston Guild 2012 Presentation

SoundBytes Un-Convention in Preston 24 November 2012 SoundBytes and Un-Convention in Preston partnered to bring a very special event to the city. Following on from 2011 the event invited artists, […]

12 years ago
Free workshops for Writers!

Calling all writers! Can’t get your head around the money making aspect of writing? Want to know how to market your work? The Lancashire Writing Hub and Creative Lancashire have […]

14 years ago
Making a creative Lancashire?

You might be surprised to know that Lancashire’s creative industries are in economic terms more important than the county’s tourist sector. Surprised me too.

15 years ago
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