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Preston set to be ‘full of theatre and music’ as Lancashire Encounter culture festival returns

A performance at Lancashire Encounter Pic: Michael Porter Photography Preston residents will this weekend enjoy a programme of events as a popular festival arrives in the city centre. The Lancashire Encounter arts and culture festival has now returned following […]

5 days ago
Prestonians urged to sign the bid to win City of Culture 2025 for Lancashire

Today (Thursday, 5 August) Lancashire 2025 have launched a short film which is encouraging locals to ‘sign the bid’ to win City of Culture 2025 for Lancashire. Debbi Lander, Bid […]

2 months ago
Preston and Lancashire residents urged to submit ideas for UK City of Culture 2025

The Lancashire 2025 team has urged residents to submit their ideas for UK City of Culture 2025. Since entering Lancashire’s formal expression of interest to host UK City of Culture 2025, […]

2 months ago
Preston’s ‘strong cultural and creative community’ highlighted as Lancashire revives bid for UK City of Culture 2025

County Hall in Fishergate Pic: Tony Worrall The Lancashire 2025 team has submitted an expression of interest for UK City of Culture 2025 following the axing of the original bid last month. The three-year process, in which […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Left in Preston’s submission call for digital anthology

Left in Preston was founded in 2012 by Kirsty Higginson, and is a vibrant platform showcasing the creative talent from the cobbled streets of Preston. The website is dedicated to […]

6 years ago
Windrush 67 event to be held to celebrate Preston’s diversity

An event designed to bring cultures and races together to mark the 67 years of black presence in Britain is to be held under the name, Windrush 67. Vernon Carus […]

6 years ago
Preston Standing Together Against Racism comes to the city centre this weekend

New frontage of the Guild Hall put up on the day Simon Rigby took over A festival of music and performance to celebrate International Anti-Racism Day will take place, beginning this Friday. Preston Standing Together Against Racism aims to involve communities in diversity and will […]

7 years ago
A taste of culture at the end of the Winckley Weekender

Following a really good and hectic couple of days entertainment and food sampling at the Preston Winckley Weekender I decided it would be interesting to end Saturday with a taste of culture. […]

7 years ago
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