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Beauty and the Beast to be shown at Harris Library in new film club

Beauty and the Beast was made into a Disney film in 1991 Volunteers have put together a film club at the Harris Library in Preston. Kate McMahon and others are to show films at the library. The first film to be shown […]

7 years ago
First World War drama My Dearest Girls to be performed at the Harris

Helen's Story follows the letters of six women Pic: Tom Middleton A drama inspired by the First World War is coming to the Harris Library on Friday. My Dearest Girls – Helen’s Story is the work of writer and solo performer […]

7 years ago
First World War soldier memories to be told in Magic Lantern Tales at Preston library

Harry Holmes is one of the veterans featured in the performance The experiences of soldiers who fought in the First World War are to be told in a special show at a Preston library. Magic Lantern Tales uses a real magic […]

7 years ago
Preston library hours proposal sees evening opening times slashed

Libraries across Preston could see their evening opening hours reduced. Council bosses are seeking the views of book lovers across the city about opening times. Lancashire County Council are consulting […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Talk Nerdy convention at the Harris Library this Friday

Reminder about Talk Nerdy To Me, a mini comic-con collection of sci-fi and comics fans at Preston Library this Friday. Organisers promise a packed day with film screenings, a Cosplay […]

8 years ago
Comic and sci-fi fans invited to convention at Harris Library

Colourful characters are expected to be at the Harris Fans of comics and sci-fi will be descending on a Preston library in May. The Harris Library is playing host to Talk Nerdy To Me a celebration of superheroes, video […]

8 years ago
Should the Harris Museum and Art Gallery have ever had steps?

The editor of BlogPreston, Ed Walker, recently asked me “Should the Harris have had steps?” This is a perfectly reasonable question in light of the Harris Flights which is a […]

8 years ago
Facelift lined up for Harris Library to the tune of £500,000

harris museum The library in the centre of Preston that should be the jewel in the city’s reading crown is due for a facelift. Harris Library will receive £500,000 of a £3.2m […]

9 years ago
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