A presentation was given at the Harris Museum by City of Preston Philatelic Society member Paul Gaywood, to start off the new ‘Post It’ exhibition at the Harris Museum, Preston. […]7 years ago International Uilleann Pipes Day To Be Celebrated At The Harris
The Harris Museum & Art Gallery will be hosting a performance of Uilleann pipes on Saturday 19th October to celebrate the International Uilleann pipes Day. The Uilleann (or Ellen) […]7 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 […]7 years ago Official Presentation of the Guild Time Capsule
At 11.50am on Saturday 24th August, the Mayor of Preston, Councillor Veronica Afrin, was in attendance at the Harris Flights to officially present the Guild prototype Time Capsule to the […]7 years ago Advertisement Advertisement Notable People of Preston: Marian Roberts 1920 – 2007
In many respects, Marian Roberts was one of Preston’s great historians of the twentieth century. Not only has she written numerous papers, now deposited in the University of Central Lancashire’s […]7 years ago Wooden Spoons Theatre Company At The Harris Museum & Art Gallery
The Wooden Spoons Theatre Company gave an outstanding performance of the ‘Time Explorers’ Feature at the Harris Museum & Art Gallery on Saturday 20th April. A team of actors, led […]8 years ago Residents asked to have their say about Preston’s cultural future
A survey for residents to help define the cultural future of Preston has been launched. The Preston Cultural Framework will decide what cultural events and venues the city focuses on […]8 years ago BBC website Your Paintings: Uncovering Preston’s art collections
Your Paintings: Uncovering the nation’s art collection Found this fantastic resource that enables you to view entire art collections from the comfort of your own laptop, wherever you may be. […]8 years ago Most Discussed