Moor Park

News and information on Moor Park in Preston, Lancashire. An area of the city which has been designated a conservation area and includes the expanse of Moor Park and overlooks Deepdale football ground where Preston North End play.

Free stargazing event to take place in Preston

The observatory in Moor Park is operated by UCLan Pic: Paul Melling The observatory in Moor Park is operated by UCLan Pic: Paul Melling Prestonians are being urged to look up and join in a stargazing event. Moor Park Observatory, owned and […]

1 week ago
New Doggie Daycare centre comes to Preston

Auntie’s Doggie Daycare Facility set to open on Essex Street Auntie’s Doggie Daycare is the new day care centre for dogs that is coming to Preston in late February. Located […]

2 months ago
Date set as Preston Caribbean Carnival returns

Preston’s Caribbean Carnival is to hit the city’s streets once again this summer. ‘Lets get the trucks back in de road’ is the cry from organisers after the festival was […]

2 months ago
What’s on in Preston during 2017: From Flag Market fun to egg rolling tradition

The Mini Mela was a success meaning a larger Mela can be planned It might be Blue Monday (the most depressing day of the year) but there’s reason to get the calendar out and start circling some dates in Preston. Responding to criticism […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement RockPrest tribute act festival returning to Moor Park

A two-day celebration of all things rock and roll returns to Preston this summer. RockPrest is fast becoming a highlight of the city’s summer events. Taking over Moor Park during […]

3 months ago
Trees of the world planted in Moor Park

Director of the UCLan Confucius Institute Feixia Yu, Leader of Preston City Council Peter Rankin, Isabel Donnelly, Dean and Director of Business Development and Partnerships at UCLan, Mayor of Preston Councillor John Collins and Confucius Institute Chinese Co-ordinator Ling Gao. A continental flavour of tree types will be planted in Preston’s oldest park as part of its restoration. Moor Park is home to ten new trees native to China, France, […]

4 months ago
New flats could be built overlooking Moor Park

How the flats in Moor Park Avenue may look A pair of Victorian villas on the edge of Moor Park could become 14 flats. Plans for the buildings in Moor Park Avenue have been lodged a number of times […]

4 months ago
Preston warehouse to become new dog day care facility

A planning application to transform a Preston warehouse into a new dog day care centre has been approved by Preston City Council’s Planning Department. The decision regarding the application for the […]

4 months ago
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