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

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 […]

2 years 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 […]

2 years 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 […]

2 years 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 […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Have your say on the future of Moor Park

Moor Park has seen a major change in fortunes Pic: Gary Bond Prestonians are being asked their views on the future of Moor Park. Preston City Council is putting together a funding bid to upgrade the park and wants to hear from […]

3 years ago
Fulwood Leisure Centre work behind schedule

Fulwood leisure centre's swimming pool Fulwood leisure centre’s main swimming pool An upgrade to a leisure centre in Preston is running a month behind schedule. Greenwich Leisure Limited who operate Fulwood Leisure Centre say issues […]

3 years ago
Spot yourself running Preston’s Cheeky Santa Dash

Runners dressed up to show their support and festive spirit Pic: Paul Melling Runners dressed up to show their support and festive spirit Pic: Paul Melling Hundreds of people braved a blustery morning in Avenham Park for the annual Santa Dash. The run, […]

3 years ago
Fulwood personal trainer launches online coaching – we tried it out

Jake coaching one of his clients Jake Dalmedo A Fulwood personal trainer is getting Prestonians virtually fit, after launching an online coaching programme. Jake Dalmedo, who is a Level 4 Strength and Conditioning Coach and Personal […]

3 years ago
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