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Spot yourself at super hero assault course in Avenham Park

Taking on the assault course in Avenham Park Taking on the assault course in Avenham Park Avenham Park saw a visit from Batman, Spiderman and Wonderwoman during Saturday (16 September). The Hero Assault Course was set up in […]

2 years ago
Classic cars returning to Miller Park

Some of the classic cars at last year's event in Miller Park Pic: Benny Mc'Nally Some of the classic cars at last year’s event in Miller Park Pic: Benny Mc’Nally Dozens of classic cars will line a grade-II listed park in the centre of Preston. […]

2 years ago
Swiss Chalet damaged by arsonists during attack

The Swiss Chalet remains open despite the vandalism Pic: Tony Worrall The Swiss Chalet remains open despite the vandalism Pic: Tony Worrall A listed building in Avenham Park has been damaged by vandals. Avenham Park’s Swiss Chalet has a section boarded […]

2 years ago
Pedalfest returns with two-wheeled fun in Avenham Park

A cyclist in Avenham Park Pic: Paul Melling A cyclist in Avenham Park Pic: Paul Melling Lycra-clad riders are preparing to pedal two epic routes from Avenham Park for the city’s annual cycle festival. Pedalfest is returning to […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Five Preston parks named among the best in the world

Preston parks have been earning plaudits again. Credit: Tony Worrall Five of Preston’s Parks have been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as some of the very best in […]

2 years ago
Man found dead near Avenham Park was due in court

John Williamson John Williamson A man found dead in Avenham Park was standing trial for historic sex offences at Preston Crown Court. John Williamson, 70, was accused of 13 counts of rape […]

2 years ago
Preston wants a Ben Ashworth Way – let’s make it happen

Friends of inspirational Preston runner Ben Ashworth are calling for a permanent memorial to him – by a section of the Guild Wheel being named after him. Graham Dixon, who […]

2 years ago
Why there are allotments being dug in Avenham Park

One of the allotments in Avenham Park Avenham Park allotments have appeared A series of vegetable patches have sprung up in a Preston park. They are there to mark 100 years since Britain turned to allotments to […]

2 years ago
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