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

Penwortham Bypass to see 10k, 5k and fun run take place

Penwortham Bypass work is ongoing Pic: Kevin Hunt Runners in Penwortham are being given the chance to run a brand new road – before it opens to drivers. Penwortham Bypass stretches from the A59 to the A582 and […]

3 months ago
Roller World is closing down this weekend

Roller World Preston opening day Preston’s only indoor roller rink has announced it is closing. Roller World opened in Campbell Street in July and has been popular with children and families. But in a shock […]

3 months ago
Families band together to save children’s services at Ashton’s Star Youth Centre

Ashton mums are banding together to save family and wellbeing services at The Star youth club. The club is one of 17 in Lancashire which faces uncertainty following Lancashire County […]

4 months ago
Two Preston brothers-in-law have launched a new boxing brand

Bravose is a new boxing brand made in Preston Pic: Anthony Ives Photography Two brothers-in-law from Preston are hoping to knock out the competition with a new range of boxing products. Boxing enthusiasts Anas Rehman and Muhammad Tayyab created the Bravose brand in […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Larches boxing club has become so popular it needs to expand

A gym session in the Larches club A boxing club in Larches is so popular it is bursting at the seams. Larches and Savick Boxing Academy has trained the likes of Commonwealth Games gold-winning medalists Scott Fitzgerald […]

4 months ago
Guild Wheel photo competition is launched

Out for a cycle on the Guild Wheel Pic: Tony Worrall Making its way in a 21-mile loop around the city its become one of Preston’s favourite things to do. The Guild Wheel has become a lasting legacy of the 2012 […]

4 months ago
Martial arts dojo opens in Fylde Road

The Nippon UK dojo putting youngsters through their paces A martial arts studio has a new dojo in the city. Nippon UK Martial Arts has settled in a permanent home in Fylde Road. The industrial unit, a former NHS […]

5 months ago
Star Youth Centre throws open its doors

Campaigners battling to save The Star youth centre in Ashton are holding an open day tomorrow (Saturday). The Star is one of 19 community clubs earmarked for closure as part […]

5 months ago
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