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O'Hooley & Tidow - Folk Act - The New Continental - Preston -8pm - 11/4/19

~When you consider well known folk duo’s the first act that springs to mind is Simon and Garfunkel. In their heyday they were able to create spine tingling beautiful melodies that captivated the hearts across stadiums all around the world. In 2019 the UK has the female equivalent:- O’...

Derelict Mayhem - UCLAN Media Factory - 25/5/19

~The University of Central Lancashire’s Media Factory is far from dilapidated. Every year it enrols students who embark on media and arts based courses who then go on to find successful careers in broadcasting, music and production. It’s fitting then that the building is going to utilize...

Spotlight On CCG Members :- Mr. James Wilson

~~It’s alright walking the walk but how many  people can say they can also ‘talk the talk’. By infusing theatre based presentations into his teaching sessions, Mr. James Wilson lives, sleeps and breathes his profession by cleverly using sound based techniques so that learners ...

Hands Up Project Annual Conference :- Lanaguage And Resilience - UCLAN - 9am - 5pm - 6/4/19

~The modern era is rife with gun crime, poverty and terrorism. This is reflected locally and in foreign countries. It takes great inner strength and an understanding of the English language to combat these attacks on innocent people. It’s fortunate then that the University of Central Lancas...

Coaching And Mentoring For Success - Free Taster Session - UCLAN - 4pm -6pm - 4/4/19

~Let’s be honest we all like to be looked after. When someone takes a personal interest in us it can do wonders for our confidence and self-esteem. On an academic level, courses are being run to enable students to have the essential skills that can help both them and the group of people they a...

Fishwick Spring Clean - Fishwick Local Nature Reserve - Preston - 10am - 12pm - 6/4/19

~It’s that time of year again when houses get their annual spring clean. But did you know open air spaces such as parks and nature reserves also benefit greatly by having an annual tidy up? This Saturday 6th April 2019 Fishwick Local Nature Reserve on London Road, Preston are recruiting phy...

Ultimate Stone Roses - The New Continental - Preston - 8pm - 5/4/19

~Tribute acts strive to get every aspect of their performance  closest to the original star as possible. From they way they look and sound which considers the way they project themselves and their artistry on stage. The Ultimate Stone Roses do justice to their favourite band. The greatest th...

Preston Girl's Vision Of Britain By 2219 Created In Lego

~It’s hard to imagine what Britain will look like in 200 years time. Consider Preston, for example, most of the buildings are old and will need continuous renovation to survive 200 years. How about a child’s vision of the future? Perhaps their youthful mind may be a little more imaginati...

Clay Exhibition - UCLAN - 2/4/19- 24/4/19

~Have you ever experimented with a potters wheel and found yourself making a complete mess of your attempts to make a vase or a mug? That is actually the majority of us. There are however a more specialised field of artists who don’t have that problem and have gone on to create wonderful works...

Divine Dance Workshop - UCLAN - 10am - 12pm -30/3/19

~Standard dance classes will promote the idea of feeling free and developing the performer within you. How would you like to attend a dance session which uses Gods as the driving force to create optimism? This Saturday March 30th between the hours of 10am -12pm is a dance workshop called ‘O...

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 ...