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Six Preston parks keep the green flag flying

Miller Park on a summer's evening Pic: Gary Bond Preston’s parks have been recognised once again for their glorious views, flowers and upkeep. The latest Green Flag Awards sees Preston City Council keeping the green flag flying at five […]

2 years ago
Preston Easter Egg Rolling 2019 hour by hour weather forecast

Action at the Egg Rolling One of Preston’s biggest annual events returns to mark the tradition of rolling Easter Eggs down the grassy slopes of Avenham Park. Egg rolling is often blighted by gale-force winds […]

2 years ago
Avenham and Miller Parks unveiled as Centenary Fields

Plaque and interpretation board at the entrance to Avenham Park Avenham and Miller Parks have been dedicated as ‘Centenary Fields’ to remember those who lost their lives in conflict and […]

2 years ago
Centenary Fields to be unveiled in Avenham and Miller Parks to mark WW1 fallen

 Ribblesdale Place entrance to Avenham Park Pic: Google Part of Avenham and Miller Parks is being designated as a Centenary Field to honour the memories of soldiers who fought and […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston junior parkrun turns two

The junior parkrunners in action Pic: Ian Scott The junior parkrunners in action Pic: Ian Scott Preston’s junior parkrun is marking its second anniversary on Sunday. Taking place every Sunday the free 2km run is open to four […]

3 years ago
Classic car show coming back to Miller Park

Classic cars parked up in the park at a previous event Classic cars parked up in the park at a previous event Classic cars are returning to one of the city’s biggest parks. Miller Park is playing host to the Classics […]

3 years 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 […]

3 years ago
Avenham and Miller Parks military link to be marked

A view over Avenham Park Pic: Tony Worrall A view over Avenham Park Pic: Tony Worrall Avenham and Miller Park’s roles in the First World War are to be marked. Preston City Council is putting forward the parks […]

3 years ago
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