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Torchlight parade to be held through Preston to thank key workers

Mayor of Preston, Councillor Javed Iqbal, has announced a Covid Thank You parade to take place in Preston this autumn. He is now looking for essential businesses, organisations and groups […]

4 weeks ago
Road closures announced ahead of Preston’s Brief Encounter festival

Roads are being closed from late afternoon for the procession The landscape giant is one of those to feature in the procession Preston is preparing for a torchlight procession to return to the city centre. Brief Encounter festival, in the […]

4 years ago
In pictures: the Preston Guild Torchlight Procession

The last procession of the Guild, open to everyone, took place recently. Beautifully illuminated floats,costumes, and torches lit up the city streets. This was an amazing, never-to-be-forgotten experience and attended […]

9 years ago
Deadline to take part in Guild processions extended

1922 procession The deadline to enter yourself, your school, business or club into the Guild processions has been extended. Processions are at the heart of the Guild celebrations and organisers want to […]

9 years ago
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