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Brand Based Event - UCLAN - 9am - 1pm - 18/7/19

~When we are born we know very little about the world around us. As we grow we begin to ask questions and start to form our unique identity. It’s this identity that shapes our outlook on life and what we may consider as a career. It may even be advertising, the very thing that made us  di...

Gender Enterprise And Wellbeing One Day Symposium - UCLAN - 9.30am - 4pm - 11/7/19

~In popular culture women have been marginalised in the field of broadcasting. Their payment is a statement that they are deemed inferior to the dominant male presenter. There have, though been some more positive changes afoot. The recent Women’s World Cup saw The Lionesses achieve greatness m...

Alien Invasion- Preston Flag Market -12- 4pm - 3/8/19

~The classic sci-fi comedy ‘Men in Black’ was released in 1997 and, although it was a fictional account these men in dark suits and shades could be coming to a local city near you. On Saturday 3rd August an ‘Alien Invasion’ is taking over the Preston Flag Market between th...

Beer & Cider Festival - The Continental - Preston - 18/7/19 -20/7/19

~Just imagine sitting outside on a warm summers evening for a three day duration, relaxing with your friends and family, enjoying the best in local live music and finishing it all off with several nice beers. This is more than just a dream, it will be a reality. From Thursday 18th July - Saturday...

BBC’s Bargain Hunt Films At The Harris

~Since March 2000 a popular daytime show has been entertaining viewers with it’s quirky take on the local set of antiques in the area. The format introduces two teams of amateur collectors who must scour antique fairs looking for bargains. Now nearly twenty years later, ‘Bargain Hunt&...

Spotlight On CCG Members :- Jayn Pearson

~~As a city, Preston sadly has reputation for continuous crime in the community. But what is the background behind such crime and what motivates an individual to take such drastic measures? This month’s ‘Spotlight on CCG Members’ is an expert in the field of crime. Let us lear...

Border Morris Dancing - UCLAN - Media Factory - 7pm -9pm - 12/7/19

~If you saw a series of random men and women dancing in broad daylight to a popular tune with everyone staring at them you may think they’re not very well. But if you saw a group of choreographed people on the other side of the street wearing brightly coloured jackets made of tattered fabri...

Grow Me A Home - UCLAN - 29/6/19 - 12/7/19

~We’re living in a time where anything is possible. In the last century the first mission to the moon was explored. In the future there’s talk of trips to Mars. But what about things closer to home. What if, decades from now garden enthusiasts could grow their own home. It’s a c...

Preston Pulse Community Celebration Day - Flag Market - 10.30am - 4pm - 27/7/19

~Our pulse is an indication that we are alive. The joy of living means we can appreciate the good things in life. This means gathering together at the weekend and experiencing what a local city has to offer. Saturday 27th July 2019 marks the annual return of the Preston Pulse Community Celebratio...

British Textile Biennial 2019 - 3/10/19 - 3/11/19

~We’re all familiar with two national biennial events broadcast on radio and television. Comic Relief has succeeded in reaching third world countries and providing support to those that need it. Sport Relief has also accomplished much over recent years using physical activity to spread a posit...

Who's Next - Who Tribute Act - New Continental - 8pm - 5/7/19

~Together they’ve created some of the best rock tracks in the history of music. Having formed in 1964 London based  act The Who went on to conquer the world. They were synonymous for their epic performances due in part to front man Roger Daltrey and the percussive technique of the late Ke...

The Guild Hall Is Back Open Under New Charity

~With a history going back four decades and being host to staging some of the biggest names in music including Morrissey, Led Zeppelin and the late great David Bowie it was clear that when it closed it’s doors earlier this month it would prove to be huge loss for Preston and it’s people....