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Preston Pedalfest to see distance rides and short cycles by the River Ribble

Cycle ride in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Putting your feet to the pedals is the order of the day on a Sunday later in July. Two long-distance cycle rides are taking place during Pedalfest. Preston’s first cycling […]

4 years ago
Avenham and Miller Parks receive special TripAdvisor ranking

When your parks look as good as this it's not hard to see why the ratings are high Pic: Paul Melling Visitors to Preston have given a stamp of excellence to the city’s splendid Victorian parks. Avenham and Miller Parks have received the TripAdvisor certificate of excellence. This means the parks […]

4 years ago
Seven great places to walk your dog in and around Preston

beacon fell What better way to take advantage of the longer evenings and the warmer weather than taking a walk with our furry friends. Here are a few beauty spots from in […]

4 years ago
Preston from above: Drone footage shows Avenham Park and city centre in new light

The River Ribble rolls on by Preston city centre and the area around Avenham and Miller Park is seen from a totally new perspective. Nicola Martin, who runs the Preston, Past and Present Facebook group, has […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement In pictures: Classic cars roll into Miller Park for a second year

Hundreds of visitors have enjoyed a motoring spectacle in Miller Park. Vintage cars lined the sides of the park throughout Saturday for the Classic Car Festival. Returning for a second […]

5 years ago
Preston parks retain their Green Flag quality

Miller Park in all its glory Pic: Tony Worrall Five parks in Preston have retained their green flag status as being outstanding spaces in the city. Avenham Park, Miller Park, Grange Park, Haslam Park and Fishwick nature reserve all scooped the […]

5 years ago
The Big Pedal: Road closures announced around Winckley Square

Cyclists will take on the Avenham Park route Pic: Tony Worrall Roads throughout Preston city centre are to be closed and the one-way system around Winckley Square suspended for a big bike ride. The Big Pedal comes to the city on […]

5 years ago
Man punched in Avenham Park and has mobile phone stolen

The incident happened in the early hours of Saturday 11 July in Avenham Park A man was punched in the face and had his mobile phone stolen as he made his way through Avenham Park in the middle of the night. Preston Police are […]

5 years ago
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