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Lancashire Apprenticeship And Careers Expo 2019 - Preston Guild Hall- 12pm-7pm- 26/3/19

~Do you remember when your Careers Advisor visited your Secondary School and informed you about all the choices and opportunities that will be presented to you as you enter higher education? Granted, they were right to a certain extent but you were just a teenager then and the thought of a career ma...

Scribble - Creative Writing Group - The New Continental - 7.30pm-9.30pm- 25/3/19

~Have you ever been on a social night out with friends and thought to yourself ‘this is a waste of time, why am I here?’  As the evening progresses you find yourself feeling more agitated as the pub develops into the nightclub and you wake up the following day regretting everything ...

Graft - Young Artists Exhibition - The Harris - Preston - 5/4/19 - 2/6/19

~Young people in the modern era are extremely preoccupied with social media and, in  particular how they look and feel to their friends. If the subject of art was raised on a social night out, many would perhaps snigger or mock the person discussing it. The reality for young people today is ...

UCLAN Run Together - Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre - UCLAN - 1-.145pm- 25/3/19

~Spring is fortunately on it’s way and that may mean for some the chance to enter into the fresh open air and visit their local park for a gentle stroll or walk. You may though consider challenging yourself to walk that little bit faster. You want to but you don’t know how and you’...

World Poetry Day - UCLAN - 7.30pm - 9.30pm - 21/3/19

~Twenty years ago an event began which was first adopted by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO). It helped to promote reading and creative writing and encouraged others to share in this excellent form of expression. Now in 2019 “World Poetry Day” ...

Open Mic Night - Guild Ale House - Preston - 8.30pm - 11.30pm - 20/3/19

~So you’re a working musician but you’re struggling to find gigs and generate sufficient popularity to kick start your career. You’ve tried busking but that created poverty and ridicule and you’ve performed at friend's parties and weddings but that  only kept you goi...

July Julay And The Mambo Kings - The Continental - Preston - 8pm - 23/3/19

~"Djobi Djoba", "Bamboléo", and the romantic ballad "Un Amor".The Gypsy Kings captured a flamenco style summer in Spain and now it appears there’s another ‘King’ in town. July Julay is the front man for the  UK’s premier Dominican ...

Preston To Host Bigger Fringe May 2019

~When performing arts students graduate from college and enter into a University setting during the autumn season some may shudder at the bigger environment. Others though,  may embrace the domain and use the time wisely to develop their comedy based scripts, spoken word rhythmic formula or pra...

Northern YA Literary Festival - UCLAN- 9am - 6pm - 16/3/19

~If a child is taught to read at a young age, they will be better equipped as adults  to deal with life in general. This could be within the workplace or simply reading for leisure. Books can play an indelible mark on the mind and thought process  allowing the reader to develop their langu...

Preston Creative Networking - UCLAN - Media Factory - 10am - 2pm - 15/3/19

~Are you the shy, introverted student who goes to lectures but avoids the social element to University? Perhaps you disappear quietly at the end of each day. You may even study alone at the library and hope nobody initiates a conversation with you. There is, however,  an event which confront...

Dr. John Cooper Clarke- Preston Guild Hall - 7.30pm - 9.30pm - 12/3/19

~On an outward appearance many would assume John Cooper Clarke has limited intelligence. But deep within the faculties of his mind is a creative genius and is unique creative outlet is his limitless ability to make poetic moments of absolute brilliance. So much so that he is now Dr. John Cooper Clar...

Lioness - Amy Winehouse Tribute Act - The Continental - 15/3/19

~It may have been a good 7 years or so since her death but the void Amy Winehouse left  in the music industry since her passing is still being felt. She brought such depth and soul to every performance and her musical prowess was unique and highly captivating. Fans of Amy though are still ab...