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Frustration as Preston Guild Hall legal wrangles continue

Preston Guild Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Tony Worrall Preston Guild Hall has played an important role in the city by providing a home for the arts and culture sector for nearly five decades. However, in recent years the […]

2 years ago
‘A real buzz’ – Lancashire Fringe Festival off to a great start in Preston

Poet Louise Fazackerley The organiser of Lancashire Fringe Festival says the event is creating ‘a real buzz’ in Preston. Despite some first night nerves, Garry Cook from Enjoy The Show said lots of […]

2 years ago
Preston to host Lancashire Fringe Festival

Preston will be home to the Lancashire Fringe Festival this year which will have a number of free shows for people to attend. There will be 25 performances taking place […]

2 years ago
Second Paint Preston mural unveiled at back of city centre pub

Artist Chris Dorning and his mural at the back of the Black A Moor Head pub Pic: Garry Cook The second Preston Paint mural paying homage to the city has been unveiled at the back of the Black A Moor Head pub in Old Vicarage Street. The city centre […]

2 years ago
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Punk poet Laura Taylor is coming to Preston for one-off outdoor performance – and wants local poets to join in

Laura Taylor Punk poet Laura Taylor is set for a unique outdoor performance in Preston – and wants local poets to get back on the stage with her. The gig at Market […]

3 years ago
Opinion: Lack of arts venues is leaving the people of Preston without cultural engagement

Garry Cook This is a guest post by Garry Cook, events organiser and member of the Brewtime Collective. Preston is losing out culturally because it has no mid-size theatre space. The most […]

3 years ago
Outrageously funny five-star hit one-woman show comes to Preston

Annabel York as Miss Doncaster 2007 Hit one-woman-show The Indecent Musings of Miss Doncaster 2007 is coming to Preston. The performance marks the return of contemporary theatre to the city after an enforced break due to […]

3 years ago
Pictures of Lancashire Photography Festival’s opening weekend in Preston

Lancashire Photography Festival Pic: Garry Cook The first-ever Lancashire Photography Festival is under way on the streets of Preston. The outdoor event showcases the work of two of the world’s leading documentary photographers, John Davies and […]

3 years ago
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