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 […]2 years ago Torchlight parade returning for a Brief Encounter in Preston
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 […]2 years ago What’s on in Preston during 2017: From Flag Market fun to egg rolling tradition
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 […]2 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 […]2 years ago Advertisement Advertisement Preston’s Lancashire Encounter to be showcased in photo exhibition
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 […]2 years ago How changing places toilet made this boy’s weekend
This young man wouldn’t have been able to enjoy the Lancashire Encounter festival without a disabled toilet. Tom Wade who has dystonic cerebral palsy was able to use the temporary […]3 years ago In pictures: Run Preston returns as part of Lancashire Encounter
Thousands of runners made their way through Preston city centre – and a few splatters of rain – to complete Run Preston. A 5k and 10k race took place during […]3 years ago Procession of light stuns Preston with city centre parade
Hundreds of people have paraded through the streets of Preston in the procession of light. Part of the Lancashire Encounter festival the event saw a light up horse and cart […]3 years ago Most Discussed