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Fun fair welcomes in Autumn for Smiling Alice appeal

Alice (right) at a previous fundraising event The Smiling Alice’s Autumn Fair is set to take over the Flag Market this Saturday October 3, with a family fun day of activities. The Autumn Fair will see a […]

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Purple Party to celebrate city nightlife in the Flag Market

The Flag Market will be the venue for a free entertainment event Pic: Tony Worrall A major free event is to take place in Preston city centre during January. Preston Business Improvement District has announced plans for a Purple Party in the Flag Market. The […]

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Mental health film festival to run at University of Central Lancashire

Cathy Come Home is one of the films due to be shown Pic: British Film Council A free film festival begins from early October in Preston exploring the issue of mental health. The One in Four Film Festival enters its ninth year and screenings take place […]

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Winckley Square business hangout is a tasty treat

Chatting at the latest Winckley Square hangout More than 130 businessmen and women joined the latest business network event in Preston on Thursday. Preston Business Improvement District once again used the Georgian backdrop of Winckley Square for […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement In pictures: Lancashire Encounter sees sun shine on arty Sunday

1PJM4210 Another brilliant day of sunshine and a busy city centre for the Lancashire Encounter events. Sunday continued where Friday and Saturday had left off with a diverse range of music, […]

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Preston Arts Festival 2015: 60 events taking place in nearly 30 venues across the city

Some of the performers at this year's Preston Arts Festival Preston’s arts renaissance continues on Thursday as the annual Preston Arts Festival returns. A fortnight of events takes place across the city from barbershop choruses, martial arts and more in […]

2 weeks ago
Lancashire Police Behind the Badge Day: Sunday sold out but Saturday tickets remain

Lead-in photo Lancashire Police are urging Prestonians to register for their chance to go behind the scenes at their Hutton headquarters. Behind the Badge Day has already seen the Sunday of the […]

2 weeks ago
Wushu martial arts to be performed at Fulwood Leisure Centre

Wushu being performed Pic: Ade Putra Chinese martial art is to take over a Preston leisure centre during Sunday. Wushu will be performed by a special group of professionals from the University of Beijing. Fulwood Leisure […]

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