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Plastic bottles needed for Flag Market art creation

Any size plastic bottles, as long as they are clean and empty, can be brought along Pic: Hans/Pixabay Plastic bottles are needed to make a giant art installation on the Flag Market this summer. Sending a message about the fight against plastic waste the Oxheys art collective is […]

2 years ago
Makers Market forced to move from Fishergate to the Flag Market

A makers market elsewhere lining the streets A Makers Market due to run down Fishergate has been relocated. Preston’s Flag Market is to be the venue for the monthly Makers Market. Co-organisers Preston Business Improvement District and […]

2 years ago
Vigil to be held on the Flag Market for Sri Lanka terror attack victims

Harris Museum and Art Gallery faces onto the Flag Market A vigil for the victims of Sunday’s terror attacks in Sri Lanka will be held on the Flag Market at 6pm this evening (Tue 23 April). Preston Faith Forum has […]

2 years ago
Giant crane on the Flag Market as Shankly Hotel work continues

You can't miss the big yellow crane in the city centre Pic: 70023venus2009 Work is continuing on putting a new function space into the roof of the city’s newest hotel. The Shankly Hotel is due to fully open in June in the Old […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Superstar DJs headline Prestfest when it returns to the Flag Market

Prestfest returns to the Flag Market for a second year featuring a top DJ lineup. Judge Jools, Felix Da Housecat and DJ David Morales will be at the decks at […]

2 years ago
Armed Forces Day event to be taken on by council

The Armed Forces Day parade in the Flag Market Pic: Billy Matthews One of Preston city centre’s biggest annual events is now to officially receive council support. Armed Forces Day has been organised by a number of individuals and organisations in previous […]

2 years ago
Preston unites against racism during Flag Market event

Smiling on the Flag Market as the sun shone down on the Unite Against Racism event Pic: Paul Melling Cultures from across Preston joined together on the Flag Market to send a message about racism in the city. Standing Together Against Racism has become an annual gathering. Samba beats, […]

2 years ago
Preston to unite against racism once more in face of ‘rise in community tensions’

Salsa dancing on the Flag Market Preston is to host a Standing Together Against Racism day for the sixth year. Community groups and organisations have organised the event to show their commitment to tackling racism in […]

2 years ago
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