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Preston Standing Together Against Racism comes to the city centre this weekend

New frontage of the Guild Hall put up on the day Simon Rigby took over A festival of music and performance to celebrate International Anti-Racism Day will take place, beginning this Friday. Preston Standing Together Against Racism aims to involve communities in diversity and will […]

4 months ago
Young people in Preston given bursary opportunities for education and training

Lebohang Maphike, grant winner to perform DJ set at YFEST2015 Young Preston people are given the opportunity to apply for bursaries to help their career goals, at a one-day festival YFEST2015. Your Housing Group have funding of up to £50,000 […]

4 months ago
Solar Eclipse: Preston’s top five places to watch

beacon fell As Britain prepares to plunge into darkness on March 20, we look at some of the best Preston spots to see the first solar eclipse since 1999 (and experts say […]

4 months ago
Evanfest returns for its third year this May

Evanfest 2014 Evanfest will be making a return to Preston for its third year this May. The one-day music festival aims to raise money and awareness for Bipolar UK. Organiser Kate Jones, […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Miss Preston 2015 finalist set to walk 18 miles for charity

Dominique is raising money to repay the kindness of a Preston rough sleeper A Miss Preston 2015 finalist is hoping to walk 18 miles on Saturday March 22 to raise money for charity. Dominique Harrison-Bentzen, has already been in the spotlight for charity […]

4 months ago
Nursery plans proposed for Fulwood site

How the proposed nursery could look. A proposal which will see a new nursery and childcare facilities being built, could transform Lightfoot Lane in Fulwood. The plans which have been put forward by a leading independent […]

4 months ago
Nearly New Sale to raise money to support parents and babies

Last year's Nearly New Sale The National Childbirth Trust will host a Nearly New Sale at Corpus Christi High School, raising money to help with support for parents and babies. The sale will have quality […]

4 months ago
Preston Beer Festival is back!

Preston Beer Festival returns! Preston Beer Festival makes a return this weekend, for its 22nd year. The festival, which will be held at St. Walburge’s, aims to raise money for the ongoing restoration of the […]

4 months ago
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