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

Fulwood and Broughton Cricket Club tweaks plans so expansion can begin

A bird's eye view of the club's expansion plans A Preston-based cricket club has submitted an updated application for its expansion plans so that development work can begin. Fulwood and Broughton Cricket Club originally applied to create a new […]

8 months ago
Fulwood Leisure Centre pools closed due to ‘technical fault’

Fulwood Leisure Centre in Black Bull Lane Pic: Blog Preston A Preston leisure centre has closed its swimming pools due to a technical fault. Swimmers arriving at Fulwood Leisure Centre were turned away during Sunday (30 June). It follows a […]

8 months ago
How a Pokémon Go gaming community is bringing fun, fitness and friendship to Preston

A Preston Pokemon Go meet up A Pokémon Go group with more than 500 members is bringing fun, fitness and friendship to Preston. Pokémon Go blew up on the gaming scene in 2016, and the augmented […]

9 months ago
New cafe planned for the empty Games Workshop unit

An empty retail unit in the Miller Arcade could open as a cafe if Preston City Council grants approval. An application has been submitted to convert the former Games Workshop […]

9 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ticket refunds are in the pipeline, says Guild Hall boss

Preston Guild Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Tony Worrall Customers anxiously awaiting refunds for shows which have been cancelled at the Guild Hall can expect to be refunded in due course, said Simon Rigby. Hundreds of disappointed punters have […]

9 months ago
Review: Ribble Pilot takes a nosedive

Ribble Pilot chicken and chorizo burger This week I took my eldest daughter Beth to the Ribble Pilot as part of Blog Preston’s best and worst restaurants series according to TripAdvisor. Situated on the Preston Docks, […]

9 months ago
Fulwood Leisure Centre swimming pools remain closed

Fulwood Leisure Centre in Black Bull Lane Pic: Blog Preston A leisure centre is Preston has now shut its swimming pools ‘until further notice’. Greenwich Leisure Limited who operate Fulwood Leisure Centre says a mechanical fault has forced the closure. […]

10 months ago
Fulwood Leisure Centre forced to close swimming pools due to fault

Fulwood Leisure Centre in Black Bull Lane Pic: Blog Preston Anyone planning a swim has been advised Fulwood Leisure Centre’s swimming pool has been shut. Both the main pool and the teaching pool are out of action. Better Leisure, who […]

10 months ago
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