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Snug

Sat 28th. Last Saturday of every month brings diverse vinyl loveliness - funk, jazz, lounge, house, soul and anything else that fits Snugly. Entry is free. Read more
 

Concrète presents: Woven Skull & AYN SØF

Last minute show! May 30th in the Snug. Heavy, ritualistic, psychedelic music pitched to a place between folk, rock and... somewhere else. Fresh from Raw Power Festival and a British tour, catch this Irish force of nature before they return to their native land... Read more
 

Drop the Floor 

Friday 3rd June! High Energy Traditional Irish Music from the Heart of Lancashire. DTF is a four piece vocal and instrumental group, Firmly rooted in the traditional music and songs of Ireland but also taking from Scotland and Lancashire. The band continue to build a reputation for their mighty live performances! Read more
 

Blue Orchids

Martin Bramah’s decision to reform Blue Orchids back in 2012 was eagerly welcomed by the band’s legion of fans. Originally formed in 1979, after Bramah had departed The Fall, Blue Orchids is viewed, by many commentators, as one of a handful of post-punk outfits that delivered quality material with great songs and a mesmerising live act, and which has consequently stood the test of time. Read more

The Sex Pistols Experience

The Sex Pistols Experience are the World's leading tribute to the pioneering punks of '77. With a worldwide reputation built from almost 2000 live shows which include extensive tours of the USA, Europe, and South America. This ain't no Swindle! Read more

 

Free Guided Meditation & Talk 

A free guided mediation and talk organised by Vajravaradi Kadampa Buddhist Centre. Everyone welcome! Wednesday 15th June & Wednesday 6th July, 6 - 7pm. Read more

 

The Continental's 16th Beer Festival

Preston’s Biggest and Best Beer Festival is Back!  Come spend your Summer Solstice with us here at The Continental’s legendary Beer Festival on 23rd-26th June. If you’ve been before you’ll know what to expect: over 150 cask beers, specialist keg, craft beers, ciders and perrys, the Smokehouse Chefs from The Ferret serving up a BBQ Bonanza in their own unique smokehouse style, and live music and DJs across the long weekend to keep you moving. Read more

The Oddity

In this contemporary exploration of The Odyssey we meet Tilly, a young girl on a fantastical quest to find her father. We are treated to a feast of words, light and movement as we follow Tilly on her journey. This dark and humorous tale will delight, surprise and move you. Read more

 

Young Programmers

Are you aged between 16 and 25? Do you want to learn how to run film events? Contact jackie@theyeatculture.org  01772 499 207 for more information on joining TheyEatCulture's summer Young Programmers group. Funded by The British Film Institute.

 

Creative Future Literary Awards Workshops

They Eat Culture are pleased to once again be working in partnership with award-winning Brighton-based charity Creative Future to offer a free workshop to writers who feel they have lacked professional development or showcasing opportunities due to mental health, disability, ethnicity, sexual identity and / or social circumstance.

Full details here

 

The Stars are Made of Concrete

Adam has never had a job. At the age of twenty-two he is deemed lazy and useless by everyone around him: but when his mum, Bev, is made redundant after over a decade of working in the NHS the tables are turned. Nominated for Best Drama and Best New Writing at the Greater Manchester Fringe Festival, The Stars Are Made of Concrete shows the people behind the statistics and how they try to carry on with grace, humour… and ladyboys. Read more

 

Big Boy Bloater and the LiMiTs

Making his name early on as an icon with 6 piece R&B band the Southside Stompers, Big Boy Bloater has proven himself to be one of the finest guitarists and performers of his generation and has drawn praise from his contemporaries for his powerful voice and dynamic and instantly recognisable guitar style with luminaries such as Imelda May who has confessed to being a “massive fan”, Jools Holland has declared him “one of the great bluesmen of our time”. Mark Lamarr even personally funded a vinyl run of the single Whammy just so he could have a copy. Read more

 

 

 

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