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Votes needed to restore Moor Park play area

Moor Park play area in its current condition The Friends of Moor Park are urgently asking for your votes to fund new play area equipment. The Grade II listed site is already due to have almost £2million spent […]

1 year ago
In pictures: Race for Life 2015 at Moor Park

rfl15 Around 1,250 women took on the Race for Life 5k and 10k routes to raise money for cancer research. Preston’s Moor Park was once again the setting for the race […]

1 year ago
The Big Lunch comes to Ashton Park

the oldest tree in the field The Big Lunch comes to Ashton Park in Preston on Sunday June 7. The Big Lunch is an annual family fun day and is hosted at various locations across the […]

1 year ago
Preston park playgrounds to go smokefree

Councillor Robert Boswell holding up one of the new signs in Ashton Park Signs are going up in childrens playgrounds across Preston parks aimed at stopping people smoking. Preston City Council is urging smokers to kick the habit near play areas in city […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Two Preston primary school students ran a Mini Marathon for charity

Tia Patel and James Wilkinson with their medals after completing a Mini Marathon   Two Highfield Priory Primary School students completed a 2K run for the Ronald McDonald House Charity in Manchester. Six-year-old Tia Patel and eight-year-old James Wilkinson completed the Morrisons’ Mini Great Manchester Run at […]

1 year ago
Time is running out to enter Preston’s Race for Life

Women taking part in the Race for Life in 2011 i in Preston   It’s your last chance to enter this year’s Race for Life in Preston as applications close in just under two weeks. Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life, in partnership […]

1 year ago
Moor Park skate park: Construction begins as full designs released

How the new skate park may look Work has started on building a state-of-the-art skate park in Preston. Moor Park is to be home to the skate park which is costing £320,000 and being designed by one […]

1 year ago
Euston Street and Jubilee parks receive major funding boost

Jubilee Park in Lea Two Preston parks are to receive more than £100,000 of investment in a new city council plan. Jubilee Park in Lea is to have new footpaths added and its play […]

1 year ago
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