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Harris Museum sees £450k investment from national grant-makers

Two national foundations have invested £450,000 into The Harris to help fund an ongoing refurb project. Provided by The Weston Foundation and the Wolfson Foundation, two grants will build on […]

4 months ago
The Harris library opens temporary home in the Guild Hall

The Harris library has opened a temporary site in the Guild Hall while renovation works begin on the museum building. The library has moved across the road from the Grade […]

7 months ago
Worldwise Samba Drummers to perform at Preston Flag Market

The Worldwise Samba Drummers have asked Preston residents to perform alongside them at this year’s Making a Mark arts event. Making a Mark, which takes place at Preston Flag Market […]

11 months ago
Harris museum releases updated design plans to reassure concerned Prestonians

The latest design plans for the Harris Museum’s ongoing renovation project were met with some criticism from Blog Preston readers following their unveiling last week. The plans appeared to eliminate […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Architects behind Harris gallery developments awarded contract for ‘Reimagining the Harris’ plans

The Harris exterior The architecture firm behind the redevelopment of the Harris Museum galleries in 2012 has been awarded a further £450,000 contract work as part of the ‘Reimagining the Harris’ project. The […]

2 years ago
CCTV appeal after men attacked outside the Harris Museum

Police have released CCTV images after four men were assaulted in Preston city centre. One of the men suffered a broken jaw, broken leg and injuries to his mouth during […]

3 years ago
Events to mark Preston Bus Station’s 50th anniversary

Preston Bus Station Pic: BDP It’s the Marmite of architecture and a building which divides opinion the world over, but this year Preston Bus Station celebrates its 50th birthday. To mark the occasion Charles Quick, […]

3 years ago
South American inspired coffee shop launches in Preston city centre

Cafuné Inspired by the taste of South America, Cafuné is the diverse, modern and unique coffee shop that has recently launched in Preston city centre. Overlooking the Flag Market, the Cafuné […]

4 years ago
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