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Olympian Gail Emms speaks at Preston Sports Awards 2015

Olympian Gail Emms MBE will visit Preston in March to speak at the Walker Smith Way Sports Awards, in association with Preston Guild Hall Ltd. Former World Champion and silver medalist at the Athens Olympics, Gail is one of Britain’s most inspiring Olympians. Playing badminton from the age of four, she shaped her career around the sport and has represented her country since 1995. Now […]

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Last Band Standing Semi-Finals to take place tonight

The semi-finals of Last Banding Standing will take place tonight at The Ferret in Preston. The Last Band Standing event was set up by popular Preston music venue The Ferret in September 2014. This is The Ferret’s first band tournament; it’s purpose being to find “the next big thing.” Aside from the title of ‘The Ferret’s Last Band Standing,’ the winners of the competition are set […]

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Stephen Breuer talking in Lancashire County Hall about the Holocaust

Holocaust Memorial Day commemorated at Lancashire County Hall and Lancashire Constabulary Headquarters

Surya Jonckheere went along to the Lancashire County Hall and Lancashire Constabulary Headquarters to hear the talks given by guest speakers in respect of the Holocaust Memorial Day. Stephen Breuer, a Holocaust survivor based in Lancaster, spoke today at the Lancashire County Hall in commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. Several young speakers from local schools and colleges joined Mr Breuer, who […]

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New Continental to air classic film Drifters with live vocal artist performance

They Eat Culture will be bringing us yet another creative and innovative performance on Thursday February 5. Classic silent film Drifters will be shown at the New Continental along with a performance from vocal artist Jason Singh. The night has been called “an astonishing and mesmeric experience” and isn’t one to be missed if you’re looking for something different in terms of entertainment in Preston. […]

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New: Exciting new wine bar Review coming to Preston Guild Hall

A new wine bar will open in Preston Guild Hall as part of the extensive makeover under new owner Simon Rigby. Review will be one of many new outlets in the Guild Hall as the new regime seeks to restore the venue to its former glory. Over the coming months, we expect several more announcements as the Guild Hall continues to undergo its facelift. Preston […]

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Moor Park to Host to Rockprest Festival in July 2015

The date for a free tribute festival in Preston has now been announced. On July 4th and 5th, Moor Park will host the Rockprest festival, courtesy of UK Tribute Fesitvals, the company responsible for the annual Festwich festival. Tribute bands from all over the globe will fill the park in Preston in the summer of 2015. The event will be free to attend and organisers […]

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