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IN PICTURES: Croston music festival

Croston music festival got off to a good start with performances from a host of top local bands.

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Salsa dancing on the Flag Market at the 2016 event

City gets together to show racial harmony

Preston will show how it is committed to tackling racism and promoting community cohesion with two free events next month.

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What’s On Listings 22-28 Feb

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WATCH: First of its kind ice cream festival is coming to Garstang

Yes, you read that correctly! An ice cream festival is coming to town in what appears to be a first of its kind festival for the red rose county.
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Some of the local buildings suggested for the heritage list include the Leyland Commercial Vehical Museum. Pictured is Lennon Park, five, at the  museum

Nominate your top heritage buildings in Leyland and Farington

Folk are being asked their opinions on their town’s architecturally, archaeologically, or historically-significant buildings.

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What’s On Listings 15-21 Feb

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What’s On Listings 8-14 Feb

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The Big Day Out Festival was due to take place in Preston's Moor Park in August but has been cancelled due to 'poor ticket sales'

Preston's Big Day Out Festival is 'cancelled'

The Big Day Out Festival, which was due to come to Preston for the first time this summer, has been cancelled, according to a statement posted on an online ticket website.

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What’s On Listings 1-7 Feb

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What’s On Listings 25-31 Jan

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Blackpool singer and music journalist John Robb addresses the launch of CultureBlackpool

CultureBlackpool ambassadors say it's 'time to show off more about our Blackpool’

"There’s a stereotypical image of Blackpool down south,” John Robb tells the audience at the launch of CultureBlackpool.

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The Opera House Wurlitzer

Spreadin’ the news... Relive Frank’s concert

A never-heard-before recording of one of Frank Sinatra’s two Blackpool Opera House concerts will be among the highlights of this year’s Winter Gardens open day.

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Nick Sagar, freelance sound designer, from Penwortham

Penwortham man Nick Sagar made such a sound career choice

There isn’t a sound Nick Sagar can’t make – and he is willing to travel to the ends of the country for it. The 49-year-old from Penwortham has worked around the world capturing and creating realistic sound effects for the theatre.

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What’s On Listings 18-24 Jan

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Preston Whit Fair on the Flag Market

Showmen’s anger as Whit Fair dispute spins round and round

Project update on the fight by fairground families to keep Preston’s traditional Whit Fair in the city centre.

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One of the photographs from Jamies book on Preston Bus Station

UCLan graduate returns to Preston to 'Celebrate Preston Bus Station Through Photography'

He came to Preston to study forensic science and left with a career in photography.

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What’s On Listings 11-17 Jan

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Retro games will be available alongside the latest cutting edge tech at Play Expo

PLAY Expo provides early gamesfest for fans in Blackpool

Video games fans are in for an early treat this year after organisers decided to bring forward the PLAY Expo in Blackpool from May to February.

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What’s On Listings 4-10 Jan

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What’s On Listings 28 Dec-3 Jan

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