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Tuesday, 28 June 2016 - 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
Friday, 1 July 2016 - 8:00pm

Explosive double-header celebrates 40 years of PUNK! The Members' 'Sound of the Suburbs' is one of the biggest punk anthems ever and TV Smith rose to fame as founder member and singer/songwriter of The Adverts. The brilliant Mardi Gras Bombers round off an amazing night of punk rock.

Music
Sunday, 3 July 2016 (All day)

Boost your Self-Confidence, Authenticity and learn to communicate better with Yourself and Others through Equal Share Communication. Facilitated by Kasia Weiss, certified Zen Coach and Mindfulness Practitioner, intercultural coach and trainer.

Tuesday, 5 July 2016 - 7:30pm

As part of Cinema around the Corner's 40th Anniversary of Punk season we are screening The Filth and the Fury.

Temple's documentary charts the rise, decline and fall of the Sex Pistols from their humble beginnings in London's Shepherd's Bush to their disintegration at the Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco.

Film
Wednesday, 6 July 2016 - 6:00pm

A free guided meditation and talk organised by Vajravaradi Kadampa Buddhist Centre. Everyone welcome!

Friday, 8 July 2016 - 8:00pm

Brilliant summer double bill of ska with Holland's Bang the Skillet and Glasgow's finest export Esperanza. A heady mix of great music that'll get you dancing all night long!

Music
Sunday, 10 July 2016 - 2:00pm

Family Disco presented by Cloudspotting! DJ Mr Whippy brings groovy tunes and funky beats suitable for all the family aged 0+

Monday, 11 July 2016 - 7:30pm

The Continental Book Club meets on the 2nd Monday of every month in the Snug. All are welcomed and entry is free. June's book for discussion is 'The Last Pilot' by Benjamin Johncock.

Tuesday, 12 July 2016 - 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
Friday, 15 July 2016 - 8:00pm

Newly signed to Nuclear Blast records and with a new LP on the way, we welcome back the definitive crust/anarcho-punk pioneers - the one and only Discharge!

Music
Saturday, 16 July 2016 - 2:00pm

A fundraiser for the leader of Cardiacs, Tim Smith. Brilliant all-dayer with the Scaramanga 6, Trojan Horse, Sweet Deals on Surgery, Adam Shaw and many more giving up their time for the cause. All this plus DJs and free goodie bags for the first 50 ticket holders!

Music
Thursday, 21 July 2016 - 8:00pm

Hailing from the North West of England, The AC/DC Experience perform classics from both the Bon Scott and Brian Johnson eras such as "Highway To Hell", "Shoot To Thrill", "Back In Black", "Whole Lotta Rosie", and many, many more - The AC/DC Experience provide a live show second only to the legends themselves!

Music
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 - 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, 28 July 2016 - 8:00pm

From the grim reality of high rise towers and urban distress comes the tale of five princesses....Snow, Bea, Belle, Cindy and Princess.

Theatre
Tuesday, 2 August 2016 - 7:30pm

New Orleans’s own Hot 8 Brass Band has epitomized New Orleans street music for two decades. The band plays traditional Second Line parades, hosted each Sunday afternoon by Social Aid and Pleasure Clubs, infusing their performance with the funk and energy that makes New Orleans music loved around the world. The members of the Hot 8 were born and raised in New Orleans and many began playing together in high school. Today, the Hot 8 combines local performances with national and international appearances. With their third LP, ‘Tombstone’ closely following sister album ‘The Life & Times Of…’ (Nov 2012), Hot 8 have gained widespread coverage and support.

Music
Thursday, 18 August 2016 - 7:00pm

Inner City Unit were formed in 1979 by Nik Turner following his departure from Hawkwind.Krankschaft are turning heads with their incendiary mix of psychedelic wig outs, pop songs and no frills power trio telepathy. Expect an evening of Punky Psychedelia, Acid Rock at its finest!

Music
Wednesday, 24 August 2016 - 7:30pm

Ezra Furman is an American alternative and indie singer, songwriter and musician, the frontman of the bands Ezra Furman & the Boy-Friends, and Ezra Furman and the Harpoons, hailing from Chicago, Illinois, U.S. Don't miss the chance to catch this incredible performer here at The Continental!

Music
Saturday, 27 August 2016 - 8:00pm

Lioness provide an authentic tribute to Amy's precocious talent, featuring TV’s ‘Stars in The Eyes’ finalist Emma Wright as Amy Winehouse with a full five piece backing band to recreate the authentic sound of this heady mix of jazz, soul and pop.

Music
Wednesday, 14 September 2016 - 8:00pm

A classic rock tribute show to one of the world’s most influential rock bands, featuring the Anglo-Spanish tribute 'Deeper Purple' are on the road as a “Highway Star’ and guaranteed to take you back to the classic 1970s with memories of a ‘Child in Time’. So, if you like your music loud and proud it’s time for a ‘Black Night’ at the Deeper Purple show.

Music
Friday, 16 September 2016 - 8:00pm

Glaxo Babies are the greatest UK post-punk band you've never heard. Formed in Bristol in late 1977 and named after the British pharmaceutical giant who allegedly inoculated thousands with a toxic vaccine, the band's pioneering mix of metallic guitar, dubbed-out rhythms and shamanistic chants found its way into the bloodlines of generations on both sides of the pond.

Music
Friday, 23 September 2016 - 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
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