Korfball in action

Korfball to be played outside Preston Town Hall

It’s normally politics being played at the Town Hall but on Saturday it will be swapped for korfball. The sport is the only mixed gender sport in the world, and Alexander Gardner is organising an outdoor korfball game in the city centre. Alexander said: “Korfball has similarities to netball and basketball with teams consisting of eight members (four females and four males). “Anyone can play […]

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A view of the Korova Arts Cafe

Review: Hidden by Black Toffee Theatre Company at Korava Arts Bar

I had been long awaiting my opportunity to view this highly acclaimed piece of work. The company had had many great four and five star reviews. My long awaited anticipation was finally met. I knew it was going to be an engaging and brave piece when the character of Colin, played by Peter, captured our attention within the first few minutes. An intriguing character to […]

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Supporters enjoy Gentry Day in the away end at Brentford

Preston North End fans to don bowlers for Gentry Day

Preston North End fans are being asked to dust off their bowler hats once again for Gentry Day. The annual fixture, once again away at Brentford, aims to show just why North End fans are the best in the leagues. The day was restarted by the Preston Supporters Group in 2008 after a one-off event in 2005 to remember PNE fan John Tracey. A trip […]

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Review: Miles Kane at 53 Degrees

It’s no understatement to say that this was a big night for Preston. The downstairs room in 53 Degrees has been a little bit underused over the last two years for a multitude of reasons. That Miles Kane filled it (or came very close to, as a quick glance around the room will have told you) despite sold out nights as close by as Warrington […]

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World Autism Awareness Day at Odeon Cinema in Preston

Today marks the seventh annual World Autism Awareness day where several organisations hold special events around the country to raise awareness of the disability, The Odeon cinema in Preston is taking part on the day by annoucing a special Autism Friendly shows of Muppets: Most Wanted and Rio 2 bewteen 2 April and 6 April. They have made subtle changes to the cinema environment so […]

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The Manchester International Roots Orchestra performing

Manchester International Roots Orchestra to play the Continental

A musical evening which puts the world in one room is coming to a Preston venue. The Manchester International Roots Orchestra bring their musical collaboration to the Continental on Friday 4 April. Musicians, singers and MCs of all styles and genres are to perform. It is directed by world-renowned German-Romanian musician Michael Cretu. Manchester rapper, My Name is B, who has appeared alongside Tinie Tempah […]

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