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Everything you need to know about Preston Arts Festival 2021

Katie O'Brien performing Catch 22 Years An array of arts activities is set to take place in Preston from next weekend. Opening on Saturday 2 October, with a portrait painting challenge at The Harris, Preston Arts […]

2 days ago
What does Preston have to offer in Lancashire’s bid for UK City of Culture 2025?

Preston City Mela Pic: Michael Porter Photography News of Lancashire’s recent bid for UK City of Culture 2025 – and the central role Preston will play in it – seems to have been met with some consternation; a […]

2 weeks ago
Outrageously funny five-star hit one-woman show comes to Preston

Annabel York as Miss Doncaster 2007 Hit one-woman-show The Indecent Musings of Miss Doncaster 2007 is coming to Preston. The performance marks the return of contemporary theatre to the city after an enforced break due to […]

4 months ago
Live music returns in Preston as The Ferret to host socially distanced gig

The Ferret Pic: Tony Worrall The Ferret, Preston’s popular grassroots venue, are set to host their first live gig of the year on Thursday, 20 May. After months of being closed indoors, they are ready […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement The Ferret announces new general manager to secure a ‘long and successful future’

Matt Fawbert Live music bar The Ferret has announced the appointment of new general manager, Matt Fawbert. Matt has been a key figure in Preston’s music and nightlife scene for many years. […]

5 months ago
Preston’s Conti and The Ferret awarded further £87,000 from Culture Recovery Fund

The Ferret Pic: Tony Worrall The Continental and The Ferret have received a grant of £87,000 from the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund. The grant – which follows the nearly £400,000 awarded in October – […]

6 months ago
Special Stream To The Street music event happening this Valentine’s Day

Christmas Stream to the Street logo A special Valentine’s Day Stream To The Street is taking place to celebrate love in Preston. Coming to screens from popular music pub and venue, The Ferret, the Stream To […]

8 months ago
In case you missed it: Five stories from Preston this week October 17 to October 23

The Harris Museum and Art Gallery in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall We’ve had plenty of news to bring you from Preston over the past week. The Harris was glowing purple to celebrate one year until the Rugby League World Cup, Preston’s […]

11 months ago
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