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

Oktoberfest coming to Tarleton with steins, street food and live music

Food stall at a previous Preston Oktoberfest event Pic: Benny Mc'Nally/Preston Chatterbox A feast of Bavarian entertainment is coming to Tarleton with an Oktoberfest event. The Vestry Tap Room is hosting the two-day event, which will feature imported beers, authentic German street […]

2 years ago
Rosemere offering free places for the City of Preston Road Race

Jack Gray is signed up for the Preston 10-miler Runners are being offered a free place for a 10-mile or five-mile race in the city. Rosemere Cancer Foundation is the official charity partner of the City of Preston Road […]

2 years ago
Tree falls in Miller Park during Preston parkrun

Runners make their way by the tree in Miller Park Pic: Steven Taylor Runners taking on the city’s parkrun had an unexpected hurdle during Saturday morning. More than 400 runners took on the 5k around Avenham and Miller Park. A fallen tree in […]

2 years ago
The Pavilion Cafe in Avenham Park is officially open again

The Pavilion Cafe in Avenham Park Pic: Mick Gardner The Pavilion Cafe in Avenham Park is officially open as the summer holidays get under way. The cafe has been swiftly renovated by Preston City Council after its shock closure […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Christmas is coming five months early at this Preston craft superstore

A Christmas tree in store at Inspirations A Preston craft superstore is already preparing for Christmas, despite it being the middle of summer. Inspirations at the Capitol Centre is holding a free Christmas in July event from […]

2 years ago
New pottery studio opens in Preston city centre

Inside Make North A new pottery studio is now open in Preston city centre. Make North, which is based in the former Saul Street Clinic, opened on Monday 15 July. It provides pottery […]

2 years ago
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 […]

2 years 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 […]

2 years ago
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