UCLan Degree Fashion Show

UCLan is inviting businesses and members of the public to their annual fashion show! The show will present finalist work from Fashion Design, Fashion Promotion and Textile Design students, as previewed at London Graduate Fashion Week.  You will have the opportunity to go behind the scenes as the designers share their experience and discuss the […]

Event Boosts Footfall

The Makers Market, an exciting new event for the city, boosted high street footfall by almost 14% on Saturday 11th May. The event, introduced to the city centre by Preston BID, saw thousands of people enjoying artisan food, drink, crafts, art and much more. Almost 80 traders took to the city’s historic Flag Market in […]

Wings For Life

From 12.00pm on the 5th May there will be a charity fun run taking place at Preston’s Avenham park.  This is part of a global run in order to raise money for Red Bull’s official charity, Wings For Life. THE PLAN FOR THE DAY: 11:30am – Meet at Avenhan Park Pavilion Cafe (Hydrate fully with […]

Pitching Secrets – Event

Budding and established entrepreneurs from across Lancashire are invited to learn about creating the perfect pitch. NatWest will be holding a pitching-based taster session for its Pre-Accelerator programme at Cotton Court Business Centre, Preston.  The session will coincide with the Cotton Court Start Up Competition which sees entrepreneurs from across the Red Rose County pitching […]

Smiles Better Awards

The winners of the Preston Business Improvement District (BID) ‘Smiles Better’ Awards were handed out at a ceremony at Evoque on April 9th. The competition, sponsored by The North & Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce (NWL Chamber), saw more than 200 nominations from businesses and individuals across the city centre, which were whittled down to […]