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Ruffs Dog Show hit by heavy rainfall

Dogs shelter under trees as the rain comes down at Ruffs Dog Show Pics: Benny Mc'Nally Four-legged competitors at Preston’s annual dogs show got a soaking while completing their course. Preston’s weather saw the heavens open over Ashton Park. The Ruffs Dog Show, which has an […]

5 years ago
Sun shines on The Big Lunch in Ashton Park

Hundreds of families turned out in Ashton Park for the annual Big Lunch. Bouncy castles, free food and entertainment throughout the Sunday afternoon were on offer. Children performed dance routines […]

5 years ago
Showcase of veterans work on Ashton Park garden for charity third anniversary

A Preston charity is to celebrate its third birthday by lifting the lid on its work in Ashton Park. Dig In North West, which helps veterans from across the city, […]

5 years ago
Ruffs Dog Show returning to Ashton Park

An English Bull Terrier takes on the agility course at Ruffs Pic: Tony Worrall Dogs and their owners will be limbering up for the annual dog show in Ashton Park. Ruffs has been running for 11 years and sees a number of agility challenges […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston flooding: Parks across the city turned into lakes after Boxing Day downpours

Savick Brook bursting its banks in Haslam Park Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s parks have been left a waterlogged mess after torrential rain during the Christmas period. The city’s award-winning green spaces have been turned into temporary lakes and run off areas […]

6 years ago
Ashton Park community garden to be dug into former bowling green

Ashton Park may see new flowers blooming Pic: Tony Worrall A new community garden is set to be created in Ashton Park on the site of an old bowling green. Preston City Council cutbacks meant two bowling greens were mothballed […]

6 years ago
Park It festivals for Preston youngsters return during the summer

A series of events for teenagers in Preston return during the summer holidays. Park It sees Preston’s parks have a range of different activities on them from bouncy castles, gladiator […]

6 years ago
The Big Lunch on Ashton Park becomes a great success story

Preston has just put on the biggest Big Lunch the city has ever seen.  In fact it was showcased amongst the top in the country. The community came together to […]

6 years ago
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