LANCASHIRE ENCOUNTER: Preston's Red Dream Parade in pictures

A parade dazzled onlookers as it trooped through Preston.

Tuesday, 25th September 2018, 7:55 am
Updated Tuesday, 25th September 2018, 8:57 am
LANCASHIRE ENCOUNTER: Parade displays countys red pride

Dressed in red, representing the red rose county, a 400 - strong crowd wound through the city centre marking the finale to arts festival, Lancashire Encounter.

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LANCASHIRE ENCOUNTER: Parade displays countys red pride

This year’s Lancashire Encounter, which ran from Friday to Sunday, saw more than 35,000 visitors to the biennial event.

It took over The Harris Museum and art Gallery, Winckley Square Gardens and spilled out onto the streets of the city centre.

There were outdoor performances, live music gigs in the evening, installations and interactive games.