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REVIEW: Take That supported by All Saints at Manchester Arena

Along with tens of thousands of my closest friends, I popped out to see the Mancunian boys made good who have arrived for a barn-storming return to the city they call home.

Music

Remembering Radio 1's Big Weekend in Preston - May 19-20, 2007

Can you believe it is 10 years since Radio 1's Big Weekend came to Preston? No, neither can we!
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What’s On Listings 18-24 May

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Mayor of South Ribble, Coun Linda Woollard, accompanied by her consort, husband Alistair present the prize winners, pictured here with Mick Gardner who won first prize in the photography section

Brownedge Festival showcases very best of community talent

Parishioners at St Mary’s Brownedge RC Church came to together to celebrate the creative talents of those in the community for their annual festival.

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What’s On Listings 11-17 May

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Lancaster flooding in December 2015

Causing a storm in the art world

Storm Desmond, which wreaked havoc across parts of Lancashire and Cumbria 18 months ago, is to be the focus of a unique university arts project.

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Sophie Cox-OShaughnessy. Photo by Sophie Cox-O'Shaughnessy Photography

Charity busker talks about dangers on the streets of Preston

Music is often used to sooth the soul and bring joy to the community. But for lone buskers it can become a magnet for abuse, as Preston singer Sophie Cox-O’Shaughnessy reveals to Natalie Walker.
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What’s On Listings 5-10 May

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Churchtown District Children's Festival Queen elect for 2017 Isobel Wilkinson

Countdown is on to Churchtown festival for new queen Isobel

Churchtown and District Children’s Festival Queen elect Isobel Wilkinson is on the countdown to her big day.

Wyre and Garstang
Dancers in action during the show
 
Swati Dance Company celebrates International Dance Day at Preston's College, Fulwood

Celebrating International Dance Day

Brightly coloured dancers graced the stage to celebrate International Dance Day.

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The Colorfun run at Uclan Sports Arena

Colourful spectacle as UCLan’s Colour Fun Run returns

It’s back with a bang – and a dash of colour!

Arts

Avenham Park’s old railway bridge is Preston’s newest romantic location

It is not exactly the Pont des Arts in Paris - just yet.

Arts
Theatrical production by Broughton Players

Have a go at.... Amateur dramatics

Theatre performed by amateur actors and singers. Amateur theatre groups may stage plays, revues, musicals, light opera, pantomime or variety shows.
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Last year's Thirsty Magpie Beer festival

Wing your way to Chorley’s Thirsty Magpie Beer Festival

A football club’s annual beer festival is back.

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What’s On Listings 27 Apr-3 May

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Wooden Toy Shop owner Andrew Wallin

Andrew’s wooden toy story success

Growing up, Andrew Wallin didn’t have many expensive toys.

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Scene from  "Stop The Train" (photo: BHPhotographic)

Start the Train for London’s West End

A dream has come true for two Lancashire based musicians and writers - after impresario Michael Grade stepped in to back their musical.

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The re-opening of Winckley Square Gardens after redevelopment

Final touches to historic Winckley Square

Gardening experts have returned to Preston’s Winckley Square to carry out some minor works.

Preston City Centre
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What’s On Listings 20-26 Apr

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What’s On Listings 13-19 Apr

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