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The coffee shop working to banish loneliness in Penwortham

BonBons customer Kathleen Brocklehurst A number of coffee shops in Preston and South Ribble have been fighting loneliness in their communities by joining the award-winning Chatty Cafe Scheme. BonBons Coffee Bar in Penwortham, owned […]

7 days ago
New page for the Harris as library staff transfer

The Harris exterior Harris library staff have transferred from Lancashire County Council to Preston City Council to create one Harris team. The Harris, which is managed by Preston City Council working in partnership with Lancashire […]

1 week ago
Harris Museum, The Birley and In Certain Places have been named among the North’s top 50 cultural organisations

The Harris Museum and The Birley are two of the three of Prestons most socially valuable organisations in the top 50 in the north The Harris Museum, Art Gallery & Library, artist-led studio, The Birley, and public art project In Certain Places have been selected as three of the top fifty most socially valuable […]

2 weeks ago
Harris exhibition ‘Imagine a World’ explores the images around us

Tina-Dempsey An exciting art exhibit, ‘Imagine a world,’ is running at the Harris Museum. The large-scale exhibition was created by local North West artist, Tina Dempsey and aims to challenge visitors […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Celebrating Preston’s artistic talent with the Harris Open

Harris Open The work of hundreds of Preston-based artists will be on display once again at the Harris’ annual celebration of local artistic talent. The Harris Open exhibition will showcase work from over 320 artists […]

1 month ago
Latest Harris Live show to see Preston songwriter perform

Susie Jones performing A Preston singer-songwriter is preparing to perform at the Harris after-hours. The Harris Live shows have become a monthly staple since their inception in 2017. Susie Jones brings her band […]

5 months ago
The Harris has a new entrance from Lancaster Road

The new Lancaster Road entrance Pic: Harris Museum and Art Gallery A new entrance into the Harris Museum and Art Gallery is being opened up. The Harris will be accessed direct from Lancaster Road. The new back door has been put […]

6 months ago
Lost earrings artwork coming to the Harris

Lauren Sagar is the artist behind the Chandelier Pic: Geoff Brokate An artwork with a difference is due to go on display at the Harris Museum and Art Gallery. Thousands of lost earrings make up the work by artist Lauren Sagar. […]

6 months ago
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