Penwortham Festival 2014 – a festival weekend of music, arts, poetry and drama over 28th and 29th March. The first Penwortham Live! ran successfully last year, in April 2013. In 2014 there will be an even wider range of actvities and performances for all ages and tastes. The list of attendees and events for the weekend taking place in venues around Penwortham is still being […]4 weeks ago by Tony Worrall Share
Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service hosts a question and answer session at the University of Central Lancashire in Preston. A chance to discuss hot topics with the top of the fire service in Lancashire. Taking place in the Darwin Lecture Theatre on Marsh Lane, the event will be by the Institute of Fire Engineers North Western Branch and will be Chaired by Peter Holland CBE OStJ […]4 weeks ago by Tony Worrall Share
A moonlight walk to raise money for a Preston hospice takes place in June. St Catherine’s Hospice hosts its annual Moonlight and Memories Walk on Saturday 7 June. Men, women and children are invited to walk the 13.1 or 8.4 miles in memory of loved ones. The charity has also been named as the official charity of the Preston Guild City Games. Lorraine Charlesworth, Director […]4 weeks ago by Ed Walker Share Want to promote your local business?
Preston’s Masonic Hall will host to Preston’s City Wedding & Vintage Beauty and Fashion Vintage Fair. Promised for the day will be the best vendors offering something a little different to help you make your occasion truly memorable. This will be a traditional wedding fair with a vintage edge with everything for your wedding or special occasion including jewellery, invitations, dresses, menswear, video and venue dressing. […]1 month ago by Tony Worrall Share
Preston’s revamped BMX track plays host to a national competition in May. More than 3,000 people are expected to attend the home of the Preston Pirates to see 600 riders compete. Saturday 24 May and Sunday 25 May will see high flying jumps and high speed duals at the Fishwick track. British and European champions are to be among the pack of riders. Kyle Evans, […]1 month ago by Ed Walker Share
Winckley Square is to see a two-day festival take place in May. Street traders selling cooked food, a fashion show and street performers. Billed as the Winckley Weekend the council says it wants to channel the spirit and flavour of the Guild. It follows the food festival which took place during the Guild on the Square and the Grest Preston Picnic that followed. The city […]1 month ago by Ed Walker Share