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Garstang Library to reopen in January 2022 as maintenance work begins

Garstang Library is set to shut to the public on Tuesday, 12 October for essential maintenance work, and to make the building more environmentally friendly. The work, which will reduce […]

9 months ago
Closure date for Preston’s Harris Museum confirmed ahead of major revamp

Preston’s Harris Museum and Art Gallery will temporarily close for preservation works next month. The closure, which begins at 5pm on Saturday 2 October, is needed so that organisers can […]

9 months ago
More libraries ready to re-open in Preston and South Ribble

lancashire-libraries-archives-museums-to-close Lancashire County Council will be reopening three additional libraries in Preston and South Ribble on Wednesday 19 August, but people will still need to book an appointment before visiting. The […]

2 years ago
Home library service resumes across Preston

June Dearden People who have benefited from Lancashire County Council’s Home Library Service have said it is “marvellous” the service has resumed. The service is available to those across Preston and the […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement A new chapter for Penwortham community centre as library opens its doors

A community library has opened in Penwortham, marking a new chapter for the Priory Lane Community Centre. Volunteers and members of Penwortham Town Council have worked tirelessly for more than […]

3 years ago
Lostock Hall library and children’s centre to close this month

Lostock Hall library has now closed Pic: Google Lostock Hall library will close its door at the end of November. Lancashire County Council has announced plans to close the site of Lostock Hall library and children’s centre at […]

6 years ago
Review: A Performance Of Visio At The Harris Flights

On Monday evening 2nd September 2013, BlueStreak Arts in collaboration with Bordello Theatre gave a superb performance of a production called Visio. It was staged at the Harris Flights in […]

9 years ago
Preston in the Picture: A Busty Nymph

This week’s picture comes from the Harris Museum collection and is a sculpture by George Frederick Watts. The sculpture is of the sea-nymph Clytie, captured here in black and white […]

10 years ago
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