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Preston’s College presents the Rock The Colosseum festival 2015

Heisenberg Project On Friday 26 June 2015 the annual end of year festival, ‘Rock the Colosseum’, was hosted by the Music Hub of Preston’s college from 10am until 4pm. The event was an […]

4 days ago
Beauty of Preston to be showcased in Preston Environmental Forum calendar

cherry-blossom630 Photographers in Preston are being asked to take and submit pictures of the environment in the city. Preston Environmental Forum is putting together its annual calendar showing the “beauty of […]

1 week ago
In pictures: Dinosaurs walk in Preston for Lancashire Science Festival

Children had the chance to get up close and personal with dinosaurs Dinosaurs stalked the campus at the University of Central Lancashire for the annual science festival. Lancashire Science Festival saw children walk with dinosaurs during the three-day festival. A packed programme […]

1 week ago
Nostalgic 1960’s/70’s Preston revealed in pictures (Part 10) Final

St James Church, Avenham Lane, Preston c.1978 Alas, this is our final journey through the streets of Preston in the 1970’s; however, to ease the pain, we have an extra helping of pictures for you making that twenty […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement In pictures: Preston Caribbean Carnival 2015

Preston, UK. 21st June 2015. Thousands join in Preston’s Carib Thousands of partygoers have made their way through Preston’s streets for the annual carnival. Preston Caribbean Carnival saw fantastic colours and costumes across the city. Preston carnival has been taking […]

2 weeks ago
Nostalgic 1960’s/70’s Preston revealed in pictures (Part 9)

Ionic Ferry entering Preston Docks c. 1976 This weeks look at times gone by in Preston sees some remarkable shots of some places that I have never actually seen in person and one or two that I […]

2 weeks ago
Nostalgic 1960’s/70’s Preston revealed in pictures (Part 8)

Guild Parade, Market Place, Preston 1972 This week we take a look at streets and building which are essentially still in existence but with some changes. In one or two cases, buildings have been swept away […]

3 weeks ago
A brief History of the former Post Office in Preston’s Market Place

Preston Head Post Office 1904 In the early 19th century and up to around 1854 Preston’s only Post Office operated from a small building at the southern end of a terrace of butchers shops, known […]

3 weeks ago
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