Preston buildings & attractions

Key places and buildings in Preston which are regularly in the news

Free sporting sessions to be held in Moor Park

Moor Park pavilion is the meeting point for the sporting events Sporting taster sessions for children and young people in Preston are to be held. Branded as the Summer of Sport, Moor Park is to host free sporting events for 11 […]

7 years ago
Moor Park receives £1.7 million lottery cash for restoration project

Artist impression of the Moor Park skate park A brand new skate park in a Preston park has moved a step closer as lottery funding has been secured. Moor Park is to have £1.7 million invested in creating […]

7 years ago
New Fishergate layout to be extended up to Preston Bus Station

The new look Fishergate Preston’s main shopping street’s facelift is set to be extended as the government announced more funding for Lancashire. A £233.9 million injection of cash for the county includes funding for […]

7 years ago
Preston Pals flower beds at Miller Park

A small part of Victorian Miller Park has been converted into a tribute to Prestonians who served their county in the First World War. The flower bed at the top […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Moor Park rats: Cull them or leave them be?

Two rats swimming in the pond at Moor Park Pictures and sightings of the rats which are infesting Moor Park have become a political hot topic. We reported in April how residents have expressed concerns about the rats being […]

7 years ago
Quickest way out of Preston on a bike?

What is the quickest way on foot or wheels out of the city and into the countryside? A fast pedal along Lancaster Canal? Across the Ribble, south to Bamber Bridge […]

7 years ago
Your pictures: Preston Caribbean Carnival 2014

Dazzling carnival procession Pic: Jim Beattie Preston’s annual Caribbean Carnival took over the city centre streets for the 40th time. Celebrating the ruby anniversary in the sunshine there were hundreds of performers in dazzling costumes. Many […]

7 years ago
Kids Summer fun at Preston parks

Preston Council present ‘Park it’, a series of free evening activities, hosted at a different Preston park each week. The aim is to give young people an opportunity to try […]

7 years ago
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