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Preston set to be ‘full of theatre and music’ as Lancashire Encounter culture festival returns

A performance at Lancashire Encounter Pic: Michael Porter Photography Preston residents will this weekend enjoy a programme of events as a popular festival arrives in the city centre. The Lancashire Encounter arts and culture festival has now returned following […]

5 days ago
Preston’s Harris Museum to host free family storytelling day in Avenham Park this weekend

Preston’s Harris Museum has invited families to a free storytelling event in Avenham Park this Saturday. The first event will run on Saturday 14 August, from 12 noon – 3pm […]

1 month ago
Residents invited to ‘Family Fun Day’ fundraiser at City Church

A group of 16 volunteers are holding a Family Fun Day tomorrow to raise funds for homeless people in Preston. On Wednesday 28 July, as part of their community social […]

2 months ago
Preston to host series of free ‘Get Stuck In’ holiday clubs this summer

Preston will host a series of free ‘Get Stuck In’ holiday clubs this summer to support families across the borough. A similar scheme ran successfully across Blackburn with Darwen last […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston City Council supports county book festival tackling racial discrimination

Preston City Council has offered its support to a global book festival that aims to combat racial discrimination. The council has joined other organisations around Lancashire, including the Harris Museum […]

2 months ago
Preston’s St George’s Church to host ‘Creation Crawl’ treasure hunt during summer holidays

Preston’s St George’s Church will host a weekly ‘Creation Crawl’ treasure hunt this summer for local young people across the city. During the treasure hunt, participants and their families will […]

2 months ago
Why thousands of Preston’s kids are playing hide and seek with books this summer

Julie with her daughters Freya and Layla Thousands of children in Preston are taking part in a city-wide book hunt thanks to one mum. Julie Brogden of New Longton started hiding books in July with the help […]

2 years ago
Pottery Painting with Fired 4 U

Nestled in Walton-le-Dale, sandwiched between a row of unassuming shops, is Fired 4 U. It’s a pottery painting workshop run by Jane Fox, a former hotel manager who decided to […]

11 years ago
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