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This category relates to all things to do with recreation in Preston.

Home library service put on hold to protect vulnerable residents from Coronavirus

Lancashire County Council’s home library service has been suspended until further notice due to the Covid-19 outbreak. It had been hoped that the service, which allows books to be delivered […]

2 weeks ago
Prestfest postponed due to Coronavirus fears

One of Preston’s biggest summer events has been postponed due to fears over the spread of Coronavirus. The organisers of Prestfest have confirmed that the event is to be postponed […]

3 weeks ago
Croston and Elswick named finalists in RHS Britain in Bloom 2020

Croston looking very pretty Pic: Croston in Bloom / Facebook Croston and Elswick have been announced as finalists for this year’s Royal Horticultural Society Britain in Bloom competition. The two villages will be among 70 finalists that will be going […]

2 months ago
Medal opportunities galore at the 38th Preston 10 Mile Road Race

The 10-mile course starts and ends in Hutton The 38th Preston 10 Mile Road Race will be taking place on Sunday 17 November, with a variety of medals up for grabs. Three championships will be contested – the […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement City of Preston 10k winners announced after more than 1,200 took part

More than 1,200 runners took to the streets of Preston for the City of Preston 10k on Sunday. Starting in Market Street, the runners ran past beautiful scenery via Avenham Park […]

6 months ago
New comedy night set to bring lots of laughs to Penwortham

A new comedy night is set to bring lots of laughs to Penwortham. The monthly comedy club will be held at The Venue – the town’s new arts centre in […]

6 months ago
90 years on this Preston choir is still in good voice

Preston Orpheus Choir A Preston choir is celebrating its 90th birthday. Preston Orpheus Choir, which was founded in 1929, is a mixed choir of about 40 people aged between 18 and 80. The choir practises […]

6 months ago
World-class dance teacher opens dancing club in Penwortham and Preston

Tina teaching one of her classes A dancer who has been named in the top three teachers in the world has opened a new dancing club in Preston and Penwortham. Tina Kelly opened Doo-Wop Dance Club […]

6 months ago
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