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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 […]

2 years ago
Things to do this May half-term in and around Preston

Ashton Park saw the sun beat down as families turned out to enjoy The Big Lunch Pic: Tony Worrall School is out for a week, the kids are at home and you suddenly find yourself questioning ‘what to do now’? Don’t panic, there are plenty of things going on […]

2 years ago
Prestonians braved the weather for Easter Egg Rolling 2018

Preston’s popular Easter Egg Rolling tradition was not ruined, despite the torrential weather conditions that blessed the city. Rain, hail and wind did not stop avid egg rollers braving the […]

2 years ago
Spot yourself at Preston’s Easter Egg Rolling 2018

Egg rolling for Easter Bank Holiday Monday in Avenham Park Egg rolling for Easter Bank Holiday Monday in Avenham Park Preston’s traditional Easter fun wasn’t ruined by the typical Bank Holiday weather. Since Victorian times the city has gone to […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Woman found passed out by the River Ribble

Emergency services at the entrance to Miller Park in South Meadow Lane Pic: Tony Worrall Emergency services at the entrance to Miller Park in South Meadow Lane Pic: Tony Worrall There was a heavy police presence around Avenham and Miller Park on Tuesday (6 March) […]

2 years ago
Preston Easter Egg rolling returns to Avenham Park for 2018

One of Preston’s longest-standing traditions returns during Easter weekend. Dating back to Victorian times the egg rolling sees children, and adults, send their Easter Eggs flying down the slopes of […]

2 years ago
Police confirm body found in river as missing Michael Brookes

Michael Brooks' death was not treated as suspicious Michael Brookes – new picture released of missing Preston man Lancashire Police has now confirmed the body found yesterday (February 6) is that of missing Michael Brookes. A body was […]

2 years ago
New pictures of missing Michael Brookes released

Michael Brooks' death was not treated as suspicious Michael Brookes – new picture released of missing Preston man More than 30 family members, friends and members of the public joined a search during Saturday afternoon to find missing […]

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