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The Birds on the Ribble Estuary

The Ribble estuary in October - A Great White Heron, three Shelducks, and further afield flocks of ducks. October is the month the Ribble estuary harbours influxes of migratory birds. This article examines Shelducks and Swans who inhabit river estuaries across the country alongside a huge variety of avians. Read on to discover why the Ribble's estuary and nature reserve is a great place worth visiting all year round.

11 years ago
News from They Eat Culture: Opportunities for young people

The Continental still has a few places left on their two day ‘No Drama’ workshop, starting tomorrow. It gives 11-16 year olds the chance to create their own piece of theatre from […]

11 years ago
Photos: Preston Arts Festival

This weekend saw several pre-launch and official launch events for the Preston Arts Festival. Below are a great collection of photos from the day which was a great success.

11 years ago
Let’s make a Sound Map of Preston! #uksm

Preston is a diverse city. Culturally, geographically and demographically. A city filled with many different sights, smells and pertinently, sounds. The British Library have recently created the UK Sound Map. […]

11 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Three things to do this weekend

Continuing the series that started last week I’ll be finding the best of what’s on in Preston every weekend for Blog Preston readers. As ever, if you feel something should […]

11 years ago
Interview with Kitty Cointreau

Kitty Cointreau is late for our meeting in the Frog & Bucket by approximately 120 seconds. I’ve barely had time to get out my notebook before she bounds in, profusely […]

11 years ago
Three things to do this weekend

Another series that’ll be happening on a weekly basis, where I’ll be finding the best of what’s on in Preston every weekend for Blog Preston readers. As ever, if you […]

11 years ago
Pottery Painting with Fired 4 U

Nestled in Walton-le-Dale, sandwiched between a row of unassuming shops, is Fired 4 U. It’s a pottery painting workshop run by Jane Fox, a former hotel manager who decided to […]

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