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In pictures: A diverse celebration of county culture at Lancashire Encounter 2021

This first weekend of the Lancashire Encounter arts festival was a roaring success, with Prestonians gathering to celebrate the county’s diverse cultural offer. Having kicked off on Friday 17 September […]

5 days ago
West View Leisure Centre reopened by Mayor of Preston Javed Iqbal

West View Leisure Centre reopened by the Mayor of Preston The West View Better Health Leisure Centre was this week reopened by the Mayor of Preston Javed Iqbal. On Monday 13 September, the Mayor opened the Ribbleton leisure centre to […]

1 week ago
Preston set to be ‘full of theatre and music’ as Lancashire Encounter culture festival returns

A performance at Lancashire Encounter Pic: Michael Porter Photography Preston residents will this weekend enjoy a programme of events as a popular festival arrives in the city centre. The Lancashire Encounter arts and culture festival has now returned following […]

2 weeks ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week September 4 to 10

Preston City Mela Pic: Michael Porter Photography It’s been a busy week in Preston. Suicide prevention day, an important date in the calendar, was yesterday (10 September) and we found out that Unemployed over 50’s across Preston […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Wellfest to mark Suicide Prevention Day at Preston Bus Station

Inside Preston Bus Station Pic: Tony Worrall Friday, 10 September is World Suicide Prevention Day, and the theme this year is ‘Creating Hope Through Action.’ Preston Wellfest will be holding an event from 11am-3pm on Friday 10 […]

3 weeks ago
Lancashire Encounter Festival full programme released for Preston city centre events

Large pavilion used for Lancashire Encounter performances in Winckley Square Lancashire Encounter is returning this September with an extended event with everyone’s favourite activities. Running from Friday, 17 September to Saturday, 2 October, the festival will bring an array of […]

3 weeks ago
Everyone invited to take part in an array of free, creative arts activities in Preston

A host of free creative arts activities and performances are set to take place in Preston from Thursday 9 to Sunday 12 September. The Collective Weekender has been created by […]

3 weeks ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week August 28 to September 3

It’s been a busy week in Preston – we’ve seen temperatures drop (it feels autumnal already!) but some news that made us feel all warm inside is the fact the […]

3 weeks ago
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