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Brazilian Music Engagement - UCLAN - 6pm -8pm- 11/9/19

~Have you ever been in a  foreign country and experienced the excellent evening entertainment as you sit outside a restaurant, dining and enjoying time with your friends and family? Most of you probably have. But there’s something quite unique about an Afro - Brazilian Afoxe piece. The...

Feast For Peace - Preston Flag Market - 12pm -4pm - 31//8/19

~We all look forward to eating. Most times friends and families will  gather  round the table for a special occasion, it could be a wedding or anniversary. But have you considered dining together for a more profound reason? Feast for Peace is an annual event which takes place on Preston...

Metamorphoses - UCLAN - 9am -5pm -2/9/19- 13/9/19

~When a child reaches their teenage years they begin a period of great change. This is called adolescence. It’s when the mind and body are maturing into adulthood and old childish ideas and motives begin to fade as the  new cast is forming which begins a whole new journey both for themsel...

Horseheard - UCLAN - 9am - 5pm - 3/9/19 - 16/9/19

~The two things they say you should never work with are children and animals. But when the animal becomes the focus of experience and observation it takes on a whole new meaning. Horseheard is a charity devoted to experiential learning through working with horses and recently the charity has join...

BMX And Mountain Bike Stunt Show - Preston - 12.30pm - 4pm - 24/8/19

~When you were a kid you no doubt played on your bike after school and in the summer holidays. Each time you cycled you took risks and created ramps and tricks to make it more fun. As you became an adult that desire to cycle faded and you matured into driving your own car. For some though, that pass...

Coworking Day - Society 1 - Preston - 9am- 4pm 9/8/19

~The definition of the word  coworking :- the use of an office or other working environment by people who are self-employed or working for different employers, typically so as to SHARE equipment, ideas, and knowledge. Notice the emphasis on the word ‘SHARE’. This is exactly what ...

The Community Centre - Continental - 7.30pm - 16/8/19 - 17/8/19

~In the late 80’s to the mid 90’s a popular comedy show reduced racism amongst ethnic origin and used light humour to even mock their own black history. ‘Desmond’s’ ran on Channel 4 from January 1989 - December 1994. It’s main focus was on a family who lived in...

New Pottery Studio Opens In Preston City Centre

~When something ‘new’ appears in a city centre it can appear strange for commuters as the travel to school or work. Take Preston, the recent refurbished market created mixed feelings amongst the public. Some said  it was a good thing, others were not so sure. In the last couple o...

Language Based Event - UCLAN - 10am -4pm -26/7/19

~The English language is the most common language spoken on an international level. But getting to the real core of the language takes considerable time and effort. There are words that are spelt the same but have a different meaning. There is also the comprehensive comparative nouns that take on th...

Northern SAPC Annual Conference - UCLAN - 28/11/19 - 29/11/19

~Those working in Primary Care will have spent arduous hours learning their craft. These roles range from general practice, community pharmacy, dental, and optometry (eye health) services. Primary care services provide the first point of contact in the healthcare system, acting as the ‘fron...

Live PCW Wrestling Show - Preston Flag Market - 1pm -3pm - 17/8/19

~Do you remember when you were aged 10 and you played  pillow fight with your best mate? You probably overplayed the melodrama and pretended you were brutally wounded when in reality it was just a mere cushion attacking your forehead. Now fast forward two decades and you’re 30 years ol...

Make Do Drink :- Pour - 6.30pm -8.30pm - 6/8/19

~Have you ever attempted to learn something but was to afraid to have a go? Think about clay pottery, your peers seem to have mastered it but your ‘pot’  looks twisted and broken. What about glass blowing. It’s quite an art forming the glass into a realistic mould. Surely cand...