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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 […]

2 years 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 […]

2 years 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 […]

2 years ago
This is your chance to take part in Lancashire Encounter film

The front of the Harris Museum and Art Gallery will be lit up during the show Pic: Tony Worrall Your opportunity to take part in a community film has arrived. As part of Lancashire Encounter Festival, the community film “Show us what you love about Lancashire” has been funded. It’s […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston parade route confirmed for Lancashire Encounter Festival

One of the art installations wheeling around the city at a previous Lancashire Encounter Jazz funk, puppets and a papier-mache donkey will be dancing through the streets of Preston in […]

2 years ago
Preston Youth Theatre offering free summer school places

Preston Youth Theatre Preston Youth Theatre is holding auditions for free summer school places after securing funding from the Heritage Lottery.  Twenty places are up for grabs at the summer school, which will […]

2 years ago
What to expect at this year’s Lancashire Encounter festival

Processions, huge choirs and much more are being planned for this year’s Lancashire Encounter. The biennial arts festival takes over the city for three days in September. Following last year’s […]

3 years ago
How this year’s Lancashire Encounter festival will be funded

Giant on the Flag Market during the Brief Encounter Giant on the Flag Market during the Brief Encounter Preston looks set to light up once again for a biennial of colour, light and sound. Lancashire Encounter takes place every […]

3 years ago
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