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

Moor Park grotto restoration work begins as masterplan for restoring park continues

Moor Park sunset Pic: Shabbagaz Work on restoring Moor Park’s grotto has begun as part of a multi-million project on the grade-II listed park. Contractors are already on site felling dead, diseased or dangerous trees […]

2 years ago
PCC planning committee to consider removal of trees in Winckley Square Gardens

  A meeting will be held on 3 December 2015 to report to the planning committee of Preston City Council who will decide on the matter of tree removal in […]

2 years ago
Young adults on National Citizen Service to clean up Hurst Grange Park in Penwortham

Hurst Grange Park in Penwortham will be cleaned up by young adults as part of the National Citizen Service (NCS) programme. The NCS is a voluntary development programme to help […]

2 years ago
Jubilee Park and Euston Street play areas complete

Jubilee Park as it was and how it is now Two Preston parks have been radically improved with new play areas for children. Work on the Euston Street play area and Jubilee Park in Lea has finished on a first […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lea Park to be created as part of the Cottam Hall Brickworks development

Aerial view of the Cottam Hall area A new public park is set to be created as part of one of Preston’s largest new developments. Lea Park would become adopted by Preston City Council during the Cottam […]

2 years ago
Waverley Park revamp could see major investment in Fishwick green space

Run down and in need of love at Waverley Park Ribbleton and Fishwick residents are being urged to give their views on plans for Waverley Park. Known locally as Ribbleton Park there’s proposals for a refurbished childrens play area, redesigned […]

2 years ago
Bonfire Night 2015: Firework displays in and around Preston

The fireworks on the Saturday evening of the Riversway Festival are always a highlight, lighting up the Docks It’s never too early to make Bonfire Night plans. As the longer nights and colder days start heading our way, much like last year we have put together a list, […]

2 years ago
Ashton Park community garden to be dug into former bowling green

Ashton Park may see new flowers blooming Pic: Tony Worrall A new community garden is set to be created in Ashton Park on the site of an old bowling green. Preston City Council cutbacks meant two bowling greens were mothballed […]

2 years ago
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