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Classic Album Night 11 - New Continental - 8pm -22/8/19

~In 1970 a London based rock band was formed. They infused sounds of progressive rock, rock opera and contemporary pop rock. They had their audience in the palm of their hands not because of Brian’s solo guitar riffs or John’s cool bass lines or even Roger’s rhythmic drumming it wa...

Photographic Exhibition - The Harris - Preston - August 2019

~Do you remember the days when you could take photographs and get them developed at your nearest chemist? It seems like another lifetime ago but there was so much wonder and magic in discovering the pictures you’d taken before they were printed. These days it’s all digital but thanks ...

Spotlight On CCG Members :- Mr. John Barnett

~~Some of us are blessed with skills and abilities that really shine in the workplace. It’s these skills that inspires the next generation to take up the recent baton. This month’s ‘Spotlight on CCG Members’ is one of those persons. Let us learn more about Lancashire based Jo...

Conga Roots Course - UCLAN - 6.30pm -8.30pm - 13/9/19- 25/10/19

~Twenty years ago popular drumming tracks came courtesy of Blink 182, Smash Mouth and The Red Hot Chilli Peppers. It was also during this time that local drummer Ryan Dixon was honing his craft. By 2009 he began working as a community musician and may have been inspired by 90’s drummers whe...

Brazilian Music Engagement - UCLAN - 6pm -8pm- 11/9/19

~Have you ever been in a  foreign country and experienced the excellent evening entertainment as you sit outside a restaurant, dining and enjoying time with your friends and family? Most of you probably have. But there’s something quite unique about an Afro - Brazilian Afoxe piece. The...

Feast For Peace - Preston Flag Market - 12pm -4pm - 31//8/19

~We all look forward to eating. Most times friends and families will  gather  round the table for a special occasion, it could be a wedding or anniversary. But have you considered dining together for a more profound reason? Feast for Peace is an annual event which takes place on Preston...

Metamorphoses - UCLAN - 9am -5pm -2/9/19- 13/9/19

~When a child reaches their teenage years they begin a period of great change. This is called adolescence. It’s when the mind and body are maturing into adulthood and old childish ideas and motives begin to fade as the  new cast is forming which begins a whole new journey both for themsel...

Horseheard - UCLAN - 9am - 5pm - 3/9/19 - 16/9/19

~The two things they say you should never work with are children and animals. But when the animal becomes the focus of experience and observation it takes on a whole new meaning. Horseheard is a charity devoted to experiential learning through working with horses and recently the charity has join...

BMX And Mountain Bike Stunt Show - Preston - 12.30pm - 4pm - 24/8/19

~When you were a kid you no doubt played on your bike after school and in the summer holidays. Each time you cycled you took risks and created ramps and tricks to make it more fun. As you became an adult that desire to cycle faded and you matured into driving your own car. For some though, that pass...

Coworking Day - Society 1 - Preston - 9am- 4pm 9/8/19

~The definition of the word  coworking :- the use of an office or other working environment by people who are self-employed or working for different employers, typically so as to SHARE equipment, ideas, and knowledge. Notice the emphasis on the word ‘SHARE’. This is exactly what ...

The Community Centre - Continental - 7.30pm - 16/8/19 - 17/8/19

~In the late 80’s to the mid 90’s a popular comedy show reduced racism amongst ethnic origin and used light humour to even mock their own black history. ‘Desmond’s’ ran on Channel 4 from January 1989 - December 1994. It’s main focus was on a family who lived in...

New Pottery Studio Opens In Preston City Centre

~When something ‘new’ appears in a city centre it can appear strange for commuters as the travel to school or work. Take Preston, the recent refurbished market created mixed feelings amongst the public. Some said  it was a good thing, others were not so sure. In the last couple o...