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Lancashire Encounter

Pictures as Brief Encounter lights up Preston city centre

Torchlight procession making its way through the city centre Torchlight procession making its way through the city centre From giant umbrellas to sculptures you could drum a tune one there were some eye-catching parts of the Brief Encounter. The […]

3 years ago
What we made of the Brief Encounter in the city centre

An illuminated giant stalked the streets of Preston during Saturday night as the city enjoyed a variation of light shows and sounds. With a live band belting out classic clubbing […]

3 years ago
What’s on and when at the Brief Encounter

You'll have the chance to play the illumaphonium in Harris Street You’ll have the chance to play the illumaphonium in Harris Street As Brief Encounter brings an evening of entertainment to the city centre on Saturday (23 September) here’s what’s on […]

3 years ago
Brief Encounter to be an array of song, projections and processions

The landscape giant is one of those to feature in the procession The landscape giant is one of those to feature in the procession More details have emerged about what’s planned for the Brief Encounter festival to signal the start of Autumn […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Torchlight parade returning for a Brief Encounter in Preston

An illuminated event is part of the programme An illuminated event is part of the programme A torchlight parade is returning to the city as part of a Brief Encounter. Following on from the Lancashire Encounter festival, which […]

3 years ago
What’s on in Preston during 2017: From Flag Market fun to egg rolling tradition

The Mini Mela was a success meaning a larger Mela can be planned It might be Blue Monday (the most depressing day of the year) but there’s reason to get the calendar out and start circling some dates in Preston. Responding to criticism […]

4 years ago
What was the Lancashire Encounter worth to Preston?

A three-day arts festival in Preston is due to return in 2018 – and has been praised by artists and visitors alike. The Lancashire Encounter ran in September and included […]

4 years ago
Preston’s Lancashire Encounter to be showcased in photo exhibition

Flashmob dancers in Fishergate for the Encounter It was three days which brought Preston together and showcased the arts and culture of the city. Now you’ll be able to relive the Lancaster Encounter festival with an exhibition […]

4 years ago
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