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Vandalism happening ‘every other day’ at military charity based in Ashton Park

Some of the vandalism at Dig In North West Pic: Dig In North West/Facebook A Preston charity says it is experiencing vandalism at its premises “every other day”. Dig In North West, which provides peer-to-peer support for the military community, is based in the […]

2 months ago
Car fire tackled by firefighters near Ashton Park

Fire crew tackling the flames near Ashton Park Pic: Steven Hartley Firefighters put a fire in a car near Ashton Park during Friday evening. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent one crew from Penwortham around 8pm on Friday (26 July). The […]

2 months ago
Creating green spaces and saving lives – how this Preston charity is growing its impact

One of Let's Grow Preston's gardens A Preston charity that encourages a community of green spaces is growing its impact across the city. Established around eight years ago, Let’s Grow Preston aims to create and support […]

5 months ago
Ashton Park play area back open after fencing mangled in crash

The play area back open Pic: Preston City Council A children’s play area at Ashton Park remains open after a quick repair job. It was damaged during Monday (15 April) evening when a car crashed into the railings. The […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Watch terrifying moment car crashes off road into Ashton Park

The car is seen whizzing across Pedders Lane Pic: Ashton and Riversway PACT A dashcam has captured the terrifying moment an out of control driver goes off the road at a city park. Ashton Park children’s play area on its southern side saw […]

5 months ago
Warning after dog attack in Ashton Park

Alice needed stitches after the attack Pic: Blog Preston A woman is urging dog owners to be on their guard after her dog was attacked in Ashton Park. Stephanie Beswick-Holmes was walking with her husband Tom, her baby and […]

7 months ago
Moor Park gains Green Flag status to notch up seven top parks in Preston

Moor Park has seen a major change in fortunes Pic: Gary Bond Moor Park has seen a major change in fortunes Pic: Gary Bond Another of Preston’s parks has gained Green Flag status to recognise it as one of the country’s best […]

1 year ago
A little corner of Ashton Park has been given a makeover

The Let's Grow garden in Ashton Park The Let’s Grow garden in Ashton Park A community garden in Ashton Park has been given a makeover thanks to a group of Preston teenagers. The Prince’s Trust group from […]

1 year ago
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