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Why were there pairs of red shoes in Birley Street?

Elina Chauvet's red shoes Hundreds of bright red shoes littered Birley Street on Saturday as a reminder of the lost physical presence of women. Elina Chauvet’s artwork is put on by The Birley art gallery […]

4 months ago
Coffee, pulled meat, interior design and doughnuts: Meet the four new Preston city centre businesses

Alisa Bowen, Amelia Lavelle, Richard Lowthian, William and John Walne celebrate their win Preston’s public have had their say on four new businesses in the city centre which should receive taxpayer backing. A board game cafe, a pulled meat bar, independent coffee shop and […]

4 months ago
Curtis Eller’s American Circus to return to The New Continental

curtis eller Curtis Eller’s American Circus will return to the New Continental next week. The wild-eyed banjo playing vaudevillian has been a long time favourite of both The Ferret and the New […]

4 months ago
Five curry houses to take your Dad to on Father’s Day

IMAG0903b Father’s Day is getting uncomfortably close with you needing to sort out your gift ideas by Sunday (June 21). With that in mind we thought we’d help you out a […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Tringe Festival 2015 dates announced

Sam Buist is one of the driving forces behind the Preston Tringe arts festival Preston’s independent arts festival returns to the city once more this summer. The Tringe runs from Tuesday 28 July to Sunday 2 August and showcases a mix of comedy, theatre, […]

4 months ago
Indoor trampoline centre and kids party venue could open near Preston city centre

A foam pit is included in the plans Pic: Larkin family A temporary indoor kids play area could open on the edge of Preston city centre. The Brookhouse Group who own the Queen Street retail park have applied to turn a […]

4 months ago
MACs Bar ordered to close for three months

macs bar 2 MACs Bar in Preston has been ordered to close for three months. District Judge Jane Goodwin ruled that the bar had not done enough to control drunken behaviour outside the […]

4 months ago
Norway’s celebrated Alversund Kammerkor to appear at Preston Minster

Alversund  Kammekor (Chamber Choir) full ensemble As part of  Alversund Chamber Choir’s 25th anniversary celebrations the Choir  is joining the ‘The Company of  Voyces’ from Preston, Alversund Chamber Choir received an invitation to join ‘The Company […]

4 months ago
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