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Latest news and events at The Continental. The pub in South Meadow Lane, Preston, has a good reputation for food, a nice beer garden, arts venue and sits near the River Ribble as well as Avenham and Miller Parks.

Civil rights film Glory to be screened at The Continental

Glory featuring Denzel Washington A film explaining the struggle of black soldiers in America’s Civil War is being screened at a Preston pub. The Continental is doing a special showing of 1989 classic Glory. […]

2 years ago
Britain’s Got Talent star to headline Preston’s White Ribbon Festival

Becky O'Brien opened up on her battle against domestic violence A campaign group calling for an end to violence against women are hosting their third annual festival. White Ribbon Festival takes place at The Continental for the United Nations International […]

2 years ago
Forward Theatre Project and Coronation Street star bring play to Preston’s Continental

Genesis is the thought-provoking play exploring the human stories behind breast cancer that is coming to Preston’s Continental on Wednesday 23rd November. Forward Theatre Project have worked with Coronation Street […]

2 years ago
John Peel Day gig to take place at The Continental

John Peel died in October 2004 Pic: Steve_I The musical life and loves of one of Britain’s most-loved DJs is to be celebrated on Friday. John Peel Day is marked by fans of the former radio DJ across the […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 8 things to do in and around Preston this August Bank Holiday weekend

Plenty to keep you and the kids entertained this Bank Holiday weekend As the Bank Holiday weekend approaches we’ve got some inspiration for what to do in and around Preston. Running from Friday 26 August to Monday 29 August there’s plenty to […]

3 years ago
Want to see Roald Dahl classic on giant screen for free?

James and the Giant peach is coming to Preston Fans of Roald Dahl are in for a treat as big screen viewing of some of his most famous works are to be held in Preston. Matilda and James and […]

3 years ago
Cult music hero Tim Smith benefit gig at The Continental

Tim Smith, who led The Cardiacs, one of the bands who inspired Blur A Preston man is organising a benefit concert for a cult music hero. Tim Smith, of The Cardiacs, suffered a heart attack and stroke in 2008 and continues on the […]

3 years ago
The Floyd Band rock The Continental

The Floyd Band performing at the Conti Preston was transported back to the heady days of prog rock on Saturday and Sunday night. A Bank Holiday weekend meant the pints were flowing freely and the feet stomping […]

3 years ago
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