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Inspiral Carpets are back making music together

Inspiral Carpets to headline 53 Degrees

Inspiral Carpets are back making music together What could be the final show at 53 Degrees has been announced. Indie rockers Inspiral Carpets have announced they will headline the venue on Sunday 21 December. The Inspirals have announced their first studio album in 20 years will come out this year, after Stephen Holt their original singer returned in 2011. Guitarist Graham Lambert said: “Since 2011, […]

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Supercars on the Flag Market

Preston Supercar Club issue apology after early Flag Market finish

The North West Supercar Club has apologised after they had to leave the Flag Market early on Sunday. Supercars from across the North West roared into the city on Sunday. The event had been advertised by Preston City Council to run from 11am to 4pm, but the car club said due to the short notice a lot of car owners had other commitments so had […]

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Joanna Drinkhall, Hannah Hicks, Kelly Sibley, Karina Le Fevre and Tin-Tin Ho

England table tennis team to play Commonwealth Games warm up match in Preston

Preston is to be the host for the English table tennis squads final games before heading to the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. The final warm-up match takes place against Australia at the Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre on the University of Central Lancashire campus. Both the men and womens teams will compete during the game on Sunday 20 July. Manager of the sports centre, Martin […]

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In pictures: Supercars roar into Preston city centre

Preston’s Flag Market was the place to be on Sunday for motoring enthusiasts as SuperCar owners brought their gleaming vehicles to the city centre. The event, organised by Preston City Council and the Northwest SuperCar Club attracted lots of interest from curious shoppers too. The sports cars took turns to start up their engines and the throaty roar of horsepower reverberated around the city centre […]

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Yunus Suleman collects Spirit of the Games award for badminton

Preston Guild City Games: Athletes and teams honoured at celebration event

A celebration of the Guild City Games has taken place. The event sees thousands of particpants from local businesses and organisations compete in nine sports. The awards night recognised those for fair play and entering into the spirit of the City Games. Mayor of Preston, Councillor Nick Pomfret, said: “It’s an honour to be here today and I’d like to thank all the businesses involved, […]

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Hundreds attend peaceful Free Palestine protest event in Preston

A peaceful protest against the ongoing military attacks on Gaza has been held in Preston City Centre. The event which attracted hundreds of people to the city’s Flag Market was organised by the Preston based charity, Children of the Ghetto. The charity are calling for the international community to intervene in the conflict. Did you attend the protest? Let us know in the comments below

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