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This category is for posts that relate to kids, and the things they love to do.

Keep bee-dy eyed on walks as family hides hundreds of bees around Preston

Niamh showing off some of her hand painted bees. A Tanterton family have been as busy as bees during lockdown, hiding motivational hand-painted bees around Preston. The bees are painted on to rocks and wood slices with some including […]

7 months ago
Play areas in Preston’s parks to reopen as lockdown restrictions ease

How part of the new Grange Park play area looks Play areas in many of Preston’s parks will start to reopen from today (Saturday 4 July) as the government continues to ease lockdown restrictions. Avenham Park, Moor Park, Ashton Park […]

7 months ago
A magical fairy door trail has appeared in Walton Park

Another door from the trail To many parents’ delight, a magical fairy door trail has been discovered in Walton Park; but where did the magical creatures come from? Andrea Davidson, 40, decided to create the […]

7 months ago
Children in Preston get silly for summer reading challenge

Young girl reading at home Lancashire County Council’s libraries service, working in partnership with the Reading Agency, is inviting children in Preston aged from four to 11 to join the ‘Silly Squad’, and take part […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Free online festival to bring music, dance, yoga and more to Preston’s homes

A yoga class at Mandala A free online festival kicks off this weekend to keep people connected, active and entertained at home. Living City will stream live activities including music, yoga and mental health discussions […]

9 months ago
Fulwood girl using lockdown to become a crafty YouTuber

Lockdown has seen one Fulwood girl beginning to become a YouTube sensation. Six-year-old Kennedy has set up her own channel on the online video service to encourage other children to […]

9 months ago
Teenage Penwortham dance school owner keeping her students dancing through lockdown

Demi Naylor A teenage dance school owner has taken classes online to help her students keep dancing through the coronavirus lockdown. Demi Naylor, 19, opened DLN Dance based at Vernon Carus Sports Club […]

9 months ago
Sight loss charity Galloways throws down the gauntlet for The 2.6 Challenge

Charities have teamed up to create a fun challenge to take place on April 26 – the day of the cancelled London Marathon. Each year the marathon raises vital funds […]

9 months ago
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