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In pictures: Preston Caribbean Carnival marks 50 years with parade

Preston’s Caribbean Carnival took place for the 50th time through some of the city’s streets. Despite torrential downpours and the threat of thunderstorms the steel drums and thudding bass would […]

2 months ago
City centre café owner hits back at Preston Carnival route change

Preston Carnival 2023 is said to be the biggest party in Preston this year A city centre coffee shop has hit out at the change in the Preston Caribbean Carnival route which means it will be shorter than planned. Preston Carnival, in its 50th […]

2 months ago
Preston Caribbean Carnival parade shortened and will avoid city centre

The creative costumes at Preston Carnival A last-minute change has hit this year’s Preston Caribbean Carnival parade. Organisers say they are changing the route to not go into Preston city centre and have taken a swipe […]

2 months ago
Preston Caribbean Carnival 2024 parade route confirmed

Preston Caribbean Carnival procession 2023 Pic: Mark McLoughlin The route for the city’s Caribbean Carnival has been confirmed. Update: Organisers said on Wednesday a scaled-back route is being used Marking 50 years of the carnival the route for […]

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Preston Caribbean Carnival artist talks costumes and community ahead of 50th anniversary event

Jane in costume at the 2007 Carnival It’s impossible to think about Preston Caribbean Carnival without imagining the wonderfully colourful and elaborate costumes that fill the city’s streets each late May bank holiday weekend. Many hours of […]

2 months ago
Celebrating half a century of culture as Preston Caribbean Carnival gears up for 50th anniversary

Preston Caribbean Carnival procession 2023 Pic: Mark McLoughlin Preston Caribbean Carnival organisers are gearing up for a spectacular celebration of Caribbean culture like never before as the 50th anniversary event approaches. Taking place on spring bank holiday weekend, […]

2 months ago
Preston Caribbean Carnival granted funding for 50th anniversary event in May

Preston Caribbean Carnival procession 2023 Pic: Mark McLoughlin Preston Caribbean Carnival has been granted funding for the 50th anniversary event taking place this year. Organisers say they are planning an event bigger and better than ever before to […]

3 months ago
Special gin launched for Preston Caribbean Carnival’s 50th anniversary celebrations

Preston Caribbean Carnival gin A limited edition gin has been born to celebrate Preston Caribbean Carnival’s 50th anniversary. The Carnival committee worked on the gin with Wild Fox Distillery, based in Inglewhite, who offer […]

4 months ago
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