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Cycle route to connect Preston Railway Station and Avenham Park progresses

Another view of the bridge, showing where the cycle path will join Funding for the initial wheels to turn on a new cycle route connecting Avenham Park to the station has been given. Lancashire County Council has confirmed it is putting £30,000 […]

1 week ago
Easter Egg Rolling in Avenham Park drew modern day record crowds

A sea of people in Avenham Park Pic: Jim Beattie Preston’s annual Easter Egg rolling drew record-breaking crowds for modern times. With temperatures of up to 26 degrees it was a case of chasing melting chocolate eggs down the hill […]

3 weeks ago
Preston bakes for the annual Easter Egg Rolling in Avenham Park

The good weather brought huge crowds out for the egg rolling tradition at Avenham Park Pic: Blog Preston Preston basked in temperatures reaching 26 degrees during the annual Easter Egg Rolling. Thousands of people flocked to Avenham and Miller Park for the free festival. The Preston tradition of […]

4 weeks ago
Folk duo pen ballad to ‘My Old Tram Bridge’

A Lancashire folk musician has penned a ballad to Preston’s Old Tram Bridge after finding it closed on his walk through Avenham Park. Graham Dixon, 65, has been crossing the […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fly-tipping at entrance to Avenham Park is being tackled

Fly-tipping at the entrance to Avenham Park Pic: Blog Preston Consistent fly-tipping at an entrance to Avenham Park is being dealt with by the council. Nearby resident Karolina Ruszczynska said she and her boyfriend had reported it to the city […]

2 months ago
Old Tram Bridge sees barriers being reinforced

Workmen have been seen reinforcing the barriers on the Old Tram Bridge after it was closed earlier this week. Lancashire County Council said there were a number of concerns over […]

3 months ago
Moor Park to be the city’s main outdoor event venue

Moor Park has seen major restoration work in the last two years Pic: Gary Bond Moor Park has seen major restoration work in the last two years Pic: Gary Bond Moor Park is to be formally be the city’s main outdoor event venue in the […]

6 months ago
Cheeky Santa Dash returns in memory of Ben Ashworth

Last year’s Cheeky Santa Dash – in the snow! There’s set to be a few odd looks as bum cheeks are flashed in Avenham Park. The Cheeky Santa Dash in […]

6 months ago
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