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Friday, 3 July 2015 - 7:00pm

Private Hire - Pub/Restaurant open as normal

Private Hire
Saturday, 4 July 2015 - 7:00pm
Private Hire
Monday, 6 July 2015 - 6:30pm

Tuition for Improver / Easy Intermediate & High Intermediate /Advance students with fully qualified instructor Julie Carr. All experienced dancers are welcome to come along and join the fun.

Thursday, 9 July 2015 - 8:00pm

The Continental continues its tradition of bringing you the finest new acts in modern Jazz with this young Scottish trio. “One of the most exciting young ensembles to have emerged in the last year” -BBC Jazz on 3

Music
Monday, 13 July 2015 - 6:30pm

Tuition for Improver / Easy Intermediate & High Intermediate /Advance students with fully qualified instructor Julie Carr. All experienced dancers are welcome to come along and join the fun.

Monday, 13 July 2015 - 7:30pm

The Continental Book Club meets on the 2nd Monday of every month in the Snug. All are welcomed and entry is free. July's book for discussion is 'The Humans' by Matt Haig.

Tuesday, 14 July 2015 - 7:00pm

They Eat Culture present their fortnightly film club - a place for the film fanatics of Preston to share in the joyous experience of watching great cinema. Keep an eye on their Twitter account @CinemaATC for weekly clues and hints about the next film to be screened.

Film
Saturday, 18 July 2015 - 8:00pm

After their sell out show here in January, The Floyd Band touch down at The Continental again on 18th July to bring you two full classic Pink Floyd albums, Wish You Were Here and Dark Side of the Moon, with some highlights from The Wall.

Music
Monday, 20 July 2015 - 6:30pm

Tuition for Improver / Easy Intermediate & High Intermediate /Advance students with fully qualified instructor Julie Carr. All experienced dancers are welcome to come along and join the fun.

Monday, 20 July 2015 - 7:30pm

@PrestonGeekUp is a social event held on the 3rd Monday of every month in the Snug. Anyone is welcome, whether interested in technology, computing, or cake.

Thursday, 23 July 2015 - 7:30pm

"Your home is gone. The town is burning. Don’t think, just run. Head for Central City … you’ll be safe there." A surreal sci-fi fairytale from acclaimed ensemble Theatre By Numbers.

Theatre
Monday, 27 July 2015 - 6:30pm

Tuition for Improver / Easy Intermediate & High Intermediate /Advance students with fully qualified instructor Julie Carr. All experienced dancers are welcome to come along and join the fun.

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 - 7:00pm

They Eat Culture present their fortnightly film club - a place for the film fanatics of Preston to share in the joyous experience of watching great cinema. Keep an eye on their Twitter account @CinemaATC for weekly clues and hints about the next film to be screened.

Film
Thursday, 30 July 2015 - 7:30pm

The Ashton Group's Apprenticed Actors Company in a new play by Joe Samaniego. In May 2014 in Isla Vista, California, a young man shot dead 6 people before turning the gun on himself. This remarkable play examines what the incident tells us about our fractured society, and demands we find solutions to its incessant cycle of violence.

Theatre
Friday, 7 August 2015 - 8:00pm

Other Worlds: Festival of Experimental Music & Sound Art returns with FRET! and their unique brand of surf guitar inflected noise rock, along with sonic investigations from Stuart Chalmers and Imponderable Sound.

Music
Wednesday, 12 August 2015 - 8:00pm

After their exceptional sell out show with Mike Heron this past January, the mighty Trembling Bells return on tour with new album The Sovereign Self, joined on the bill by Scotland's finest singer of traditional songs, Alasdair Roberts.

Music
Friday, 21 August 2015 - 8:00pm

The latest punk legends to visit The Continental! THE VIBRATORS have been punk pioneers since 1976.

Music
Sunday, 4 October 2015 - 7:30pm

The John Bailey Quintet features John Bailey (nylon string guitars), Richard Iles (flugelhorn), Tim France (sax), Gavin Barras (double bass) and Steve Hanley (drums). Their critically acclaimed new album, 'Black Ship, Bright Sea', draws on influences from 20th Century Classical music and European Jazz.

Music
Saturday, 10 October 2015 - 8:00pm

Nik Turner, one time front person and founder member of Hawkwind, has been an innovative, spiritual and hugely entertaining performer in a number of classic bands. Here with the Space Gypsy band, he performs a collection of music from all the bands he has played with, including Hawkwind, Inner City Unit and Space Ritual.

Music
Wednesday, 14 October 2015 - 8:00pm

Andy Smith & Fuel present a new piece of theatre telling a story from The North. The story of an ordinary life in extraordinary circumstances, or the story of an extraordinary life in ordinary circumstances. The story of a life. The story of our lives. You can decide.

Theatre
Thursday, 15 October 2015 - 8:00pm

Andy Smith & Fuel present a new piece of theatre telling a story from The North. The story of an ordinary life in extraordinary circumstances, or the story of an extraordinary life in ordinary circumstances. The story of a life. The story of our lives. You can decide.

Theatre
Friday, 16 October 2015 - 8:00pm

Club night, theme night and tribute to the iconic movie. Expect live music from The Atlantics and more, DJs and the movie on the big screen. Quadrophenia - it's a way of life!

Music | Film
Wednesday, 21 October 2015 - 8:00pm

Andy Smith & Fuel present a new piece of theatre telling a story from The North. The story of an ordinary life in extraordinary circumstances, or the story of an extraordinary life in ordinary circumstances. The story of a life. The story of our lives. You can decide.

Theatre
Thursday, 22 October 2015 - 8:00pm

Andy Smith & Fuel present a new piece of theatre telling a story from The North. The story of an ordinary life in extraordinary circumstances, or the story of an extraordinary life in ordinary circumstances. The story of a life. The story of our lives. You can decide.

Theatre
Saturday, 24 October 2015 - 8:00pm

Back by popular demand! Wille & the Bandits is a classic blues rock three piece much in the vein of Cream or The Jimi Hendrix Experience. But in a similar way to how these bands pushed the genre in their time, they try to take their sound beyond what is expected of such a traditional line up. "Wille is a superb slide player, I love what these guys are doing" - Joe Bonamassa.

Music
Thursday, 29 October 2015 - 7:30pm

A hopeless manager, a desperate double act and a not-so-convincing male impersonator attempt an audacious and illegal stunt to save their theatre from closure. Will anyone believe they are the real Marx Brothers?

Theatre
Friday, 13 November 2015 - 8:00pm

Ska Face keep it real and enjoy every minute with an infectious stage show of power, energy and damn good tunes that you just have to dance to. There is no better remedy to a stressful week than a few cheeky drinks and dancing like a loon... and that is just the band!

Music
Friday, 20 November 2015 - 8:00pm

The Muffin Men is a British band based in Liverpool which primarily plays the music of Frank Zappa. Rather than play pieces note-for-note, the band plays Zappa's material working to the strengths of the current line-up, often giving the music a different slant to the original versions.

Music
Saturday, 28 November 2015 - 8:00pm

Led by Chico Pere, this exciting band play a mix of authentic, traditional and contemporary flamenco. Calaita Flamenco Son have achieved their own individual style and bring a fresh new sound to the world music scene.

Music
Friday, 4 December 2015 - 8:00pm

Ben Welburn and co. are back with their brilliant full-band celebration of the music of Johnny Cash, plus support TBC. Payin' respect to the man in black.

Music
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