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Avenham Park Easter Egg rolling is cancelled for second year and goes virtual

Preston residents are reminded that despite the popular Egg Rolling event not taking place this year, there are plenty of ways to celebrate Easter at home. Opportunities to get involved […]

4 months ago
Preston’s 2020 Easter Egg Rolling event will beat lockdown by going online

Easter chick and chocolate bunny Pic: Susanne Jutzeler, suju-foto from Pixabay This year’s Easter Egg Rolling event should have been taking place in Avenham Park with a full line-up of activities and entertainment – however, with the UK in lockdown due […]

1 year ago
Preston’s annual Egg Rolling back for Easter Monday 2020

A sea of people in Avenham Park Pic: Jim Beattie Preston’s annual Easter Egg Rolling event is back for 2020 with a fun-packed line-up. The Easter Monday extravaganza will include the traditional activities of egg rolling – on the hour […]

1 year ago
Easter Egg Rolling in Avenham Park drew modern day record crowds

A sea of people in Avenham Park Pic: Jim Beattie Preston’s annual Easter Egg rolling drew record-breaking crowds for modern times. With temperatures of up to 26 degrees it was a case of chasing melting chocolate eggs down the hill […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston bakes for the annual Easter Egg Rolling in Avenham Park

The good weather brought huge crowds out for the egg rolling tradition at Avenham Park Pic: Blog Preston Preston basked in temperatures reaching 26 degrees during the annual Easter Egg Rolling. Thousands of people flocked to Avenham and Miller Park for the free festival. The Preston tradition of […]

2 years ago
Preston Easter Egg Rolling 2019 hour by hour weather forecast

Action at the Egg Rolling One of Preston’s biggest annual events returns to mark the tradition of rolling Easter Eggs down the grassy slopes of Avenham Park. Egg rolling is often blighted by gale-force winds […]

2 years ago
Preston Easter Egg Rolling back for 2019 with CBeebies stars

Egg Rolling returns to Avenham and Miller Parks this Easter Monday, with a special appearance from CBeebies stars Cook and Line. The duo, who star in Swashbuckle, will bring their […]

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 […]

3 years ago
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