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In celebration of Avenham Park’s junior parkrun

Junior parkrunners in action Pic: Ian Scott As the autumn nights creep in and gloom and grey starts to take hold of our mornings, it becomes more of a challenge to get out and about for exercise. Honestly, […]

2 days ago
New route announced for this weekend’s City of Preston 10k race

Runners at a previous City of Preston 10k Pic: Paul Melling The organisers of Sunday’s City of Preston 10k have confirmed Avenham Park as the new race route. Graham Jackson, The Running Bee Foundation’s Race Director, said they were forced to […]

2 days ago
Gavin Renshaw’s first Paint Preston mural spotted on Boltons Court

The first Paint Preston mural has appeared on the side of T. Snape Printers and Co on Boltons Court. Created by artist Gavin Renshaw as part of a new street […]

2 weeks ago
Runners prepare for City of Preston 10k race as countdown begins

Preston 10k runners Runners are preparing for the SPAR City of Preston 10k race following the beginning of the two-week countdown last Sunday. Organised by the Running Bee Foundation and sponsored by SPAR, […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston City Council will continue to run Avenham Park’s Pavilion cafe

The Pavilion Cafe in Avenham Park Pic: Tony Worrall Avenham Park’s Pavilion cafe is going to continue to be run by Preston City Council. The cafe has been run by the council since July 2019 after closing for a […]

1 month ago
Preston People’s Choir celebrates 10th anniversary

The Preston People’s Choir is celebrating its tenth anniversary this month. Natural voice practitioner Moira Hill, who leads the choir, is part of a network of songwriters and choir leaders […]

2 months ago
Preston’s Harris Museum to host free family storytelling day in Avenham Park this weekend

Preston’s Harris Museum has invited families to a free storytelling event in Avenham Park this Saturday. The first event will run on Saturday 14 August, from 12 noon – 3pm […]

2 months ago
Police believe no suspicious circumstances as body of man found in Avenham Park woods

 A man has been found dead in a park in Preston. The body was discovered in Avenham Park near the city centre this morning (Friday, July 16). It followed calls […]

2 months ago
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