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Avenham Park to host country’s biggest Big Lunch

A stall at a previous Big Lunch in Preston Avenham Park is set to host the country’s biggest Big Lunch this Jubilee weekend. The Big Lunch is an Eden Project initiative, which encourages communities and streets to get out […]

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Hourly weather forecast for Easter Monday 2022 egg rolling at Avenham Park

Kids send their Easter eggs flying down Avenham Park hill at the 2019 event Pic: Paul Melling The much-loved tradition of egg rolling returns to Avenham Park this Easter Monday. After being cancelled for the past two years due to Covid, the 2022 event promises to be […]

1 month ago
Preston history trails: Fishergate circular featuring Penwortham Old Bridge

Penwortham Old Bridge Pic: Wikimedia Walking is a great way to keep fit and see things you would otherwise miss. Preston is full of historic buildings, parks and an attractive river. Access from public transport […]

1 month ago
Old Tram Bridge set to be included in Preston’s Levelling Up Fund bid

The closed Old Tram Bridge Pic: Ashley Warren Preston Preston City Council is planning to apply to Round 2 of the Levelling Up Fund for investment in parks and active travel infrastructure to support a healthy, liveable and sustainably connected […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week March 19 to 25

Looking down Fishergate on a sunny Preston day Pic: Tony Worrall This week, development and infrastructure progress in Preston switched up a gear after Lancashire County Council released a video of the now complete Penwortham Brow section of the Preston cycle […]

2 months ago
Preston city centre to display Jubilee-themed illuminations this weekend

An array of Jubilee-themed lights and decorations will this weekend illuminate Preston city centre until the end of June. From 25 March, residents will enjoy red, blue and white lighting […]

2 months ago
South Ribble running club awards belated Christmas funds to Rosemere

A local running club that raised funds during a Santa dash last Christmas has presented an £800 cheque to Rosemere. Michael Brennand of the Central Lancs Running and Triathlon Club […]

2 months ago
Ukrainian photographer to raise funds for victims of war with portrait session in Avenham Park

Karina Azlanova Ukrainian freelance photographer and artist Karina Azlanova is holding a portrait session in Avenham Park this Saturday to raise funds for those fleeing the conflict in her home country. Karina, […]

2 months ago
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