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Park It festivals for Preston youngsters return during the summer

ashton-park630 A series of events for teenagers in Preston return during the summer holidays. Park It sees Preston’s parks have a range of different activities on them from bouncy castles, gladiator […]

1 month ago
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 […]

1 month ago
Preston Tringe Festival 2015 dates announced

Sam Buist is one of the driving forces behind the Preston Tringe arts festival Preston’s independent arts festival returns to the city once more this summer. The Tringe runs from Tuesday 28 July to Sunday 2 August and showcases a mix of comedy, theatre, […]

2 months ago
Norway’s celebrated Alversund Kammerkor to appear at Preston Minster

Alversund  Kammekor (Chamber Choir) full ensemble As part of  Alversund Chamber Choir’s 25th anniversary celebrations the Choir  is joining the ‘The Company of  Voyces’ from Preston, Alversund Chamber Choir received an invitation to join ‘The Company […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement In pictures: Penwortham Gala 2015

penworthamgala Penwortham Gala takes place across Saturday 13 June and Sunday 14 June. The procession makes its way through the town and there’s stalls and rides to be found. Performances from […]

2 months ago
Preston Carnival King and Queen to be crowned on Saturday

Last year's Carnival King Pic: Kenneth Blackburn Preston Flag Market is to be transformed into a celebration of Caribbean colour and sounds during Saturday. Carnival King and Queen competition as part of Preston Carnival runs during the […]

2 months ago
Armed Forces Day: Preston City Wrestling, live music and service of remembrance in Flag Market

Crowds gather for Armed Forces Day in the Flag Market Pic: Gill Lawson Armed Forces Day sees another spectacular show planned for a day to pay tribute to those serving our country. The Flag Market in Preston is to be transformed with a […]

2 months ago
Blackout Film Project presents the critically acclaimed movie… ’71

Feature Image Preston’s local film professionals are set to host another ‘The Blackout Presents:’ evening  to continue raising funds for its independent feature film, by showing Yann Demange’s critically acclaimed historical action […]

2 months ago
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