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POW WOW Festive -Glovers Bar Preston - 5.30pm - 8.30pm - 12/12/19

~It’s that time of year again when you’re likely to be invited to one or two  social occasions. But what if you’re looking for something a little more sophisticated than the 2am booze up at your local nightclub. In association with Hotfoot and Cotton Court comes the ‘...

Scribble Creative Writing Group - The Continental Preston - 7.30pm -9.30pm- 25/11/19

~Many people assume creative writers are withdrawn introverted souls. A stereotype which looks down on those that prefer the literary book as opposed to the fictional film. It’s an assumption that is far from reality. Instead of being shy and vulnerable they are actually outgoing and gregar...

Barrica In The Park - Astley Park - Chorley - February 2020

~Often when a business venture goes well the immediate thought is to capitalize on your success and find ways to develop your market. Jane Cuthbertson from Penwortham currently owns the award - winning independent wine retailer Barrica Wines. She traded from Chorley’s Botany Bay until it wa...

Writing Radio Drama - Masterclass - UCLAN - 11am -2pm - 21/11/19

~Perhaps you’re a second year media student and in the past year you’ve learnt how to produce a  programme for local and commercial television. You may have been taught film ideology and learnt about the various genres which make for an interesting film. Your second year though i...

Silent Workshop Event- UCLAN - 3pm- 4pm - 20/11/19

~Have you ever watched a silent movie and been fascinated by how the story has developed without a standard dialogue between two people?  It’s interesting to learn that the film can create a different perspective from that of a spoken one and it allows the viewer to interpret the film in ...

Observatory Open Evening - Moor Park - Preston - 7.30pm - 9.30pm - 21/11/19

~In just over a month we will experience the shortest day, a moment when the days will gradually  get lighter. Just imagine what the night sky will look like, the countless billions of stars circulating around the moon. Prior to that day comes an event which will prepare you for the night sk...

Freedom Of Thre Moors - Darwen Library Theatre- 7pm- 8pm - 19/11/19

~The Darwen tower sits poised on Beacon Hill overlooking the town of Darwen. It was completed in 1898 to commemorate Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee and also to celebrate the victory of the local people for the right to access the moor. Much curiosity has been derived from the origins of the...

Classic Album Night - The Wall- The Continental - Preston- 8pm - 21/11/19

~On 30th November 1979 an English rock band released their eleventh studio album which, to their fans can is  best described as an absolute classic. The band - Pink Floyd. The album - The Wall Now nearly 40 years later The Wall is being celebrated as part of an audio experience. The al...

Father And Son Combat Health Struggles With Rap Song

~Remember that kid that got bullied at Secondary School, yeah, you know the one who was deemed as an outcast, a weirdo and stranger to conformity?Perhaps you didn’t realise that that young man was suffering from autism and his thoughts and actions defined his condition. He couldn’t help ...

Lunchtime Meditation - UCLAN -1.15pm -1.45pm - 19/11/19

~Here’s the scenario:- You’ve got up early to take the kids to school, you’ve arrived late for work and your boss is not happy, there is an immense amount of paperwork to get through and it’s only 10.30am! As dinner time approaches you’re yearning for a little solitu...

Harmonious Beats - Djembe Class - UCLAN - 6pm - 7.30pm - 14/11/19

~You may have heard the percussive element to the Phil Collins classic ‘In the Air Tonight’ and thought it sounded dramatic within the context of the song. But did you know there is a more subtle, considerate drum that requires dexterity and natural rhythm. Taking place this Thursday ...

Local Folk Musician - Album Launch Tour - Willows Folk Club - Preston - 8.30pm -10.30pm - 20/11/19

~World Mental Health was almost four weeks ago. A day for many that highlighted the growing stigma around mental health and the positive awareness opportunities which took place on an international level. On a local level  Preston based musician Chris Cleverley released his second studio alb...