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Preston celebrates the 300th anniversary of the last battle in England

Battle Map of Preston 1715 Three hundred years ago, in 1715, the last battle in England was fought in Preston, Lancashire between English government forces and the Jacobite rebels. Over the next few weeks and […]

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Preston unsung heroes from First World War to be remembered

From left clockwise: Joseph Garstang, John Gregson and Beatrice Blackburn Three unsung heroes from Preston’s First World War story are to be revealed in a new city walking tour. Beatrice Blackhurst, Joseph Garstang and John Gregson all played a role […]

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Fishergate Face Off to search for Preston’s next top model

Last year's Fishergate fashion show Fashion students are set to take over the Fishergate Shopping Centre once more. The Face of Fishergate competition is a search to find Preston’s next top models. Students from the […]

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Lancashire Business Expo to return to Preston Guild Hall in 2016

The Business Expo 2015 in the Guild Hall A second Lancashire Business Expo has been organised at Preston Guild Hall after the first saw more than 2,000 people attend. Organisers Shout Network say they will expand the event […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Preston Busking Festival to see music ring through city centre streets

Charlotte Macdonald is one of the acts already registered to perform Buskers are set to take over the streets of Preston for a one day festival. Tens of busking spots have been allocated throughout the city centre to raise money for […]

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Exciting new Energi Trampoline Park comes to Preston

P9060804 The new Energi Trampoline Park opened in Preston today, Saturday 17 October 2015. This is an exciting and new way of mixing recreation with fitness for both young and old. […]

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Did we survive Scare Kingdom’s latest Psychomanteum scare attraction?

Taking on the scare attraction There may be loads of these springing up throughout the UK, but this scream park, now in its seventh year, is award-winning, and multi award-winning at that. One of their […]

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Paper dresses to pottery: UCLan students show off creative work at free exhibition

Xinyun Jiang with her dresses Artwork by more than 50 students at the University of Central Lancashire has gone on display to the public. Fashion, design, illustration and animation students are running their annual exhibition. […]

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