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Addictive TV DJ Set - New Continental - 7pm- 8/11/18

~In 2012 Preston’s local DJ scene was popular in the city’s pub and club circuits. Revellers would spend their weekend chilling  and dancing to the coolest beats the DJ would spin. Six years ago local DJ’s could only dream of creating a worldwide success of spinning decks. ...

In Residence - Dance Showcase- UCLAN - 7.30pm -9.30pm - 9/11/18

~Jazz funk band Jamiroquai once sang on their 1999 hit Canned Heat that there was nothing left to do but dance. When your going through hard times having a creative outlet such as dancing can be great way to take off the excess stress. Young people in particular often combine peer groups to perfo...

Black History Month - Talk- UCLAN - 4-5.30pm- 31/10/18

~It’s good to know that racial equality is something the UK promotes and, as October is Black History Month it seems fitting to have UCLAN as  host, as each year it enrols many black students on courses to fulfil their potential and their long term career goal. One of those students is...

BUILDING LEARNING SOCIETIES

The progressive view on education in Europe: more Solidar citizenship please Has the engine of education boosted the development of culture and solidarity among European citizens? If would certainly seem so. Last Thursday in the European Parliament the S&D group organized a conference on educ...

The Carpenters Story - Preston Guild Hall - 7.30pm - 10.30pm - 8/11/18

~Many well known musicians start out ok but time and unforeseen occurrence strikes them and they’re gone. They leave behind  a fantastic back catalogue of music. That was very much the case of The Carpenters. The band started out in 1969 but their longevity in  music  was cut...

Let's Talk - Digital Agency Guidance - Society 1 - Preston - 5-8pm - 1/11/18

~We all need advice and guidance from time to time. Children seek help from their parents. Teens may learn from their peer group. Adults generally receive tips on development in the workplace. Associating freely with like-minded individuals for three hours on a subject which can help propel adult...

Mill Girls And Militants - Preston Flag Market And Harris Museum - 11am And 3pm - 27/10/18

~Lancashire in 1918. It would have been a very different scene to the Lancashire we’re accustomed to now. One of the most significant stories to come out of that period was the suffrage movement and how female empowerment led to women being given the right  to vote. That historic movem...

The Beauty Of Indigenous Power - Taiwan Exhibition -UCLAN - 9am - 6pm - 29/10/18 - 2/11/18

~UCLAN is renowned for enrolling students every year from outside the UK. Engagement in  out of University activities creates confidence and it’s  helps to make apprehensive ones feel included in a non-judgemental and respectful environment. I would imagine Taiwan students may con...

Can These Dry Bones Live? Art Exhibition- UCLAN - 9am - 6pm - 29/10/18 - 9/11/18

People react differently when someone they love dies. Some may go into complete shock and disbelief. Others may be emotionally and mentally unstable for a long period of time. It may be beneficial for grieving ones to find a creative outlet for their loss. Expressing yourself through art on the subj...

Russian State Ballet :- Swan Lake - Preston Guild Hall- 7.30pm - 9pm - 4/11/18

~The late Diana Princess of Wales would be so thrilled to see her sons do so well in life. Prince William is now settled with Kate with an extended family. Prince Harry recently married Meghan and they are expecting their first child in the spring 2019. But it could have been very different for P...

What Is Taijiquan?

Wudang Style Taijiquan, or Tai Chi, is a traditional martial art originating from 18th century China taught for both self-defence and health benefits. What is taught? Classes will focus on  both hand and weapons forms including practical applications.  All ages and abilities are wel...

Light Up Lancaster - Castle And Town Centre - 2/11/18 - 3/11/18

~When a house has no electricity it becomes dull and uninviting. It lacks warmth and security that comes from a family home. Neighbours, family and friends feel less inclined to visit the house as they are aware of the householder’s lack of light which presents a dark cloud on a potentially so...