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This category relates to all things to do with parks in Preston.

Revival of Jazz in the Park sees event move to Winckley Square

A sunny day in Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall Jazz in the Park is returning to Preston after a 15 year hiatus. The event, which previously ran for five years in Avenham Park, is returning in 2019 with Winckley […]

2 days ago
Travellers have set up camp on Ribbleton Park

Travellers have set up camp in Ribbleton Park as Preston basks in the sunshine. Caravans and cars were seen parking up on the park in Blackpool Road at around 5pm […]

1 week ago
Things to do during May half term 2019 in Preston

The Harris Museum and Art Gallery is just one of the venues holding events during half-term Pic: Tony Worrall It may seem like the kids were only just off school for Easter but May half term is nearly upon us! Most schools still have one week off but others […]

2 weeks ago
Creating green spaces and saving lives – how this Preston charity is growing its impact

One of Let's Grow Preston's gardens A Preston charity that encourages a community of green spaces is growing its impact across the city. Established around eight years ago, Let’s Grow Preston aims to create and support […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Continental Circus Berlin to perform in Moor Park during May Bank Holiday weekend

Taking on the high wire at the Circus Berlin Bank Holiday entertainment is coming to Moor Park for May. Continental Circus Berlin are parking up in Moor Park Avenue. With two shows a day there’s going to be gasps […]

1 month ago
Interactive theatre event to transform Winckley Square into Wonderland

The cast of The Mad Hatters Tea Party An Alice in Wonderland-themed interactive theatre event is coming to Winckley Square. The Mad Hatters Tea Party is being billed as a “magical Easter adventure” by organisers Events Live and […]

1 month ago
Ashton Park play area back open after fencing mangled in crash

The play area back open Pic: Preston City Council A children’s play area at Ashton Park remains open after a quick repair job. It was damaged during Monday (15 April) evening when a car crashed into the railings. The […]

1 month ago
May Bank Holiday 5k to take place in Avenham Park

Put through their paces for the Avenham Park 5k A 5k run is coming to Preston city centre but has a new route due to the Old Tram bridge closure. Avenham Park is hosting the University of Central Lancashire’s […]

1 month ago
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