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Watch as BLOCK opens Lancashire Encounter Festival

The acrobatics begin in Winckley Square Pic: Tom Costello The acrobatics begin in Winckley Square Pic: Tom Costello Preston’s Georgian Square was bouncing with some very modern sounds during Friday evening. BLOCK, a performance by Motionhouse and NoFit State […]

7 months ago
What to see on the Friday of 2018’s Lancashire Encounter Festival

Westernised! - Lancashire Encounter The Knotted Project’s performance of The Commuters takes place at The Harris Comics Gallery Lancashire Encounter returns to Preston this month to celebrate the cultural diversity in the county with […]

7 months ago
Hour-by-hour weather forecast for Lancashire Encounter Festival

A fallen tree in Ashton Park Pic: Sonia Bashir Lancashire Encounter returns to the heart of the city this weekend for the annual festival celebration. Festival goers might need their brollies this year however, with showers and windy gusts […]

7 months ago
Cult bearded drag queen to perform in Preston

Timberlina present FFS!! Performance artist Tim Redfern is Timberlina A hit comedy and rock ‘n’ roll show starring a cult bearded drag queen is coming to Preston. FFS!! is based on the real-life […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Road closures confirmed for Preston ‘Bull Run’

The Pamplona Bull Run is the inspiration for the event The Pamplona Bull Run is the inspiration for the event As dozens of people charge through the city on a ‘no bull’ run the city council has confirmed which roads […]

7 months ago
Dilemmas of Millennials to be explored at Lancashire Encounter

The Commuters tells the stories of those aged 16 to 30 The Commuters tells the stories of those aged 16 to 30 A new show targeted at Millennials is to be performed at the Lancashire Encounter Festival. From stressing about social […]

7 months ago
How you can become a judge of Lancashire Encounter story competition

A writer performing at the last Short Story Slam Pic: Alf Myers The audience vote at the last Short Story Slam Pic: Alf Myers An interactive short story competition is coming to Preston as part of the Lancashire Encounter festival – and it’s the […]

7 months ago
There’s a ‘Bull Run’ happening in Preston city centre

The Pamplona Bull Run is the inspiration for the event The Pamplona Bull Run is the inspiration for the event The spirit of Pamplona is to be brought to Preston as part of the Lancashire Encounter Festival. Derelict Theatre is […]

7 months ago
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