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

Banksy style graffiti appears on Moor Park toilet block

"Mummy, what's that doggy doing?" - the graffiti in Moor Park Pic: Andrew Hobbs An imitation Banksy has appeared in Moor Park. On the side of the toilet block wall two dogs have appeared in an interesting position. Andrew Hobbs sent in the picture […]

2 years ago
Fulwood community park receives funding for new toddler play kit

The new kids play area in the park A Preston park is to get a new ‘four-way rocker’ for its toddler play area. Levensgarth Park in Fulwood is subject to renovation work and the community association behind the […]

2 years ago
Winckley Square tree works to start in build up to £1.2million Gardens project

A project to remove decaying and unhealthy trees in Preston’s Winckley Square Gardens will begin this Thursday (February 25th 2016) ahead of a £1.2million restoration scheme. This initial project covers […]

2 years ago
Race for Life Preston confirms dates for Avenham Park runs

Cancer Research hope 4,000 women will join Race for Life in the city Runners are to pound the hills of Avenham Park to raise money during a popular breast cancer charity event. Race for Life is moving from Moor Park to the city […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement New cafe planned for Moor Park bowls pavilion

The small bowls pavilion A cafe could be coming to Preston’s largest park. Bowling pavilions in the centre of Moor Park may see a new use if they are converted. Preston City Council has […]

2 years ago
Moor Park licence could see boost in year-round events

Moor Park is due to host more events once restoration work is complete Pic: Gary Bond More events could be coming to Moor Park as the council applies for a permanent licence. Preston City Council has applied for entertainment to happen on the park all-year round […]

2 years ago
Preston flooding: Couple speak after ‘heartbreaking’ pictures from wedding venue Pavilion

A couple have spoken after their wedding venue was hit hard by the recent floods in Preston. Dan and Kat Miller, who now live in Bamber Bridge together, tied the knot […]

2 years ago
Preston flooding: Parks across the city turned into lakes after Boxing Day downpours

Savick Brook bursting its banks in Haslam Park Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s parks have been left a waterlogged mess after torrential rain during the Christmas period. The city’s award-winning green spaces have been turned into temporary lakes and run off areas […]

2 years ago
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