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Workplace Wellbeing Is Serious Business - UCLAN - 19/7/19- 16/8/19

~If you’re one of many in the  workplace you’ll be wanting to get the most out of each other. Granted, it’s not always easy to start Monday morning with a smile on your face and a spring in your step but having the right attitude when it comes to the workplace can benefit not ...

Worldwise SAmba Drummers -UCLAN -Media Factory - Every Wednesday - 6pm - 8pm -

~When you hear a popular drumming track you know instinctively where it comes from. Think the moving intensity of Phil Collins’ ‘In the Air Tonight’. Or the epic masterpiece of Led Zeppelin’s ‘Stairway to Heaven’. Perhaps still, the youthful angst of Nirvana&rsquo...

CAPTIVE :- Preston Flag Market - 12pm -4pm - 10/8/19

~Imagine you’ve boarded  a plane with your mates within hours of landing  on a tropical island. Disaster strikes though and the plane is heading into the sea. Thankfully though, you and your mates have been equipped with specialised training to know how to deal with a crisis. You&rsq...

Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair - Sheffield - 12/7/19 - 14/7/19

~Ahh the great north, home of comedian Peter Kaye, famous for it’s fish and chips and Sunday tea with the in-laws. These are just a small portion of what makes the north of England so great. On an artistic level though, what does it say for us folk up north? This weekend you could be one of...

Limehouse Lizzy - The Continental - 8pm - 3/8/19

~In 1969 a hard rock band from Dublin Ireland graced the stage with their combination of rock, blues rock and heavy metal. Fronted by the late Phil Lynott the band went on to have a number of successful singles including ‘Whiskey in the Jar’, ‘Jailbreak’ and ‘The Boys a...

Preston Bus Station- Reimagined - 9.30am - 14/7/19

~When you consider venues for hosting performances there are many appropriate and ideal ones that spring to mind. Think, The o2 in London, The Sydney Opera House and closer to home The Manchester Arena. If somebody was to tell you that an event will play host at Preston Bus Station you would thin...

Brand Based Event - UCLAN - 9am - 1pm - 18/7/19

~When we are born we know very little about the world around us. As we grow we begin to ask questions and start to form our unique identity. It’s this identity that shapes our outlook on life and what we may consider as a career. It may even be advertising, the very thing that made us  di...

Gender Enterprise And Wellbeing One Day Symposium - UCLAN - 9.30am - 4pm - 11/7/19

~In popular culture women have been marginalised in the field of broadcasting. Their payment is a statement that they are deemed inferior to the dominant male presenter. There have, though been some more positive changes afoot. The recent Women’s World Cup saw The Lionesses achieve greatness m...

Alien Invasion- Preston Flag Market -12- 4pm - 3/8/19

~The classic sci-fi comedy ‘Men in Black’ was released in 1997 and, although it was a fictional account these men in dark suits and shades could be coming to a local city near you. On Saturday 3rd August an ‘Alien Invasion’ is taking over the Preston Flag Market between th...

Beer & Cider Festival - The Continental - Preston - 18/7/19 -20/7/19

~Just imagine sitting outside on a warm summers evening for a three day duration, relaxing with your friends and family, enjoying the best in local live music and finishing it all off with several nice beers. This is more than just a dream, it will be a reality. From Thursday 18th July - Saturday...

BBC’s Bargain Hunt Films At The Harris

~Since March 2000 a popular daytime show has been entertaining viewers with it’s quirky take on the local set of antiques in the area. The format introduces two teams of amateur collectors who must scour antique fairs looking for bargains. Now nearly twenty years later, ‘Bargain Hunt&...

Spotlight On CCG Members :- Jayn Pearson

~~As a city, Preston sadly has reputation for continuous crime in the community. But what is the background behind such crime and what motivates an individual to take such drastic measures? This month’s ‘Spotlight on CCG Members’ is an expert in the field of crime. Let us lear...