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

Preston man completes ultra marathon in Lake District

A Preston man has completed an ultra marathon in the Lake District. Alex Atkinson took on the Lakeland 50-miler which is one of the most difficult races in the world. […]

4 months ago
Ashton Park sports hub consultation begins

The plans for the Ashton Park sports hub The public are being invited to give their views on major changes to Ashton Park. Preston City Council has unveiled proposals for nearly £10m to be spent on building a […]

4 months ago
Preston City Games returned at UCLan for first time in 10 years

A group of people on a platform being awarded a trophy and cheering UCLan Sports Arena hosted the first Preston City Games since 2012 on Friday 30 June that saw teams of businesses compete in football, rounders and netball, followed by Golf at Ashton […]

4 months ago
Padel court plans at West View Leisure Centre

Padel is a racket sport that combines elements of tennis, squash and badminton and is played by over 18 million people worldwide One of the UK’s fastest-growing sports looks set for a permanent home at a city leisure centre. Plans have been lodged to redevelop a former outdoor sports pitch at West […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Yoga centre in central Preston set to welcome international dance teacher

An international dance teacher is flying in from Mexico to teach a dance class at a yoga centre in central Preston. Misty Tripoli, the founder of the popular dance fitness […]

5 months ago
Ashton-on-Ribble bowling club hosts city firms

Five city firms swapped offices for the bowling green. Ashton-on-Ribble’s bowling and social club played host to the corporate bowls event. Teams from FWP Ltd, PWA Planning, Harrison Drury Solicitors, […]

6 months ago
Dog walking duo operating dog field in Goosnargh

Four paws are pounding across a field in Goosnargh as a new dog field opens. Mr & Mrs Barker, who run Go Barkers, have applied to convert a field next […]

6 months ago
Preston martial arts centre celebrating 30th anniversary with a free open day

A class at Nippon UK Martial Arts Preston’s Nippon UK Martial Arts is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a free open day. Taking place tomorrow (Sunday 21 May) from 11am to 3pm, there will be giveaways, raffles, treats, […]

6 months ago
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