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Will Onda

A very notable Preston filmmaker and possibly another 100 years later

Just over 100 years ago an acrobatic entertainer turned filmmaker set up a cinematic business in Preston making and producing over 100 local topical and information films, his stage name was […]

6 years ago
Free talk at the Harris on Will Onda, Preston film maker extraordinaire

Emma Heslewood, the curator of history at the Harris Museum, will be delivering a free talk on Will Onda, film maker and acrobat of the early 20th century. The history of […]

7 years ago
Preston Historical Society AGM with talk by Emma Heslewood

The Annual General Meeting of the Preston Historical Society will take place at the usual venue of St. John’s Minster at 7.15pm on Monday 12 May 2014. The society was founded […]

7 years ago
Wooden Spoons Theatre Company At The Harris Museum & Art Gallery

The Wooden Spoons Theatre Company gave an outstanding performance of the ‘Time Explorers’ Feature at the Harris Museum & Art Gallery on Saturday 20th April. A team of actors, led […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Emma Heslewood At The Preston Historical Society

At the meeting of the Preston Historical Society on Monday 3rd December Emma Heslewood, The Curator of History at the Harris Museum, kindly gave us a splendid insight of the […]

9 years ago
Emma Heslewood To Give First Public Lecture On Will Onda

On Monday 3rd December the Preston Historical Society meeting which is held at the Central Methodist Church, Lune Street, Preston, will feature Emma Heslewood, Keeper of History at the Harris […]

9 years ago
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