In pictures: Preston egg rolling 2024 in Avenham Park

Posted on - 1st April, 2024 - 7:37pm | Author - | Posted in - City Centre, Kid's stuff, Parks, Photos, Preston City Centre, Preston Council, Preston News, What's On in Preston
Chasing the eggs down the steep slopes of Avenham Park Pic: Gerard Hopkinson

Preston didn’t let the rain dampen spirits for the annual Easter Egg rolling.


Both hard-boiled eggs and the chocolate variety went flying down Avenham Park’s slopes.

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Chased by children and adults alight, there was mud sliding and more at the tradition which dates back to Victorian times.

Read more: Eggciting things to do in and around Preston for Easter 2024

As well as the hourly organised egg rolls there were food stalls and family-entertainment throughout Avenham and Miller Park. You can see our Live video stream on Facebook from the 12-noon egg roll.


See if you were spotted doing the egg roll as photographers Michael Porter, Gerard Hopkinson and Lesley Wilkinson from the Preston Photographic Society were snapping away.

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