Easter Egg Rolling

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 […]

10 months ago
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 […]

10 months 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 […]

10 months 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 […]

11 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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
Will you be egg rolling or pace egging this Easter Monday?

A traditional pace egg Pic: Lavender & Lovage Avenham Park egg rolling has been going on for centuries If you really want to get into the tradition of Egg Rolling this year, it’s time to ditch the chocolate […]

2 years ago
Preston Egg Rolling programme launched in Avenham Park

Children from Stoneygate Nursery and St Stephen’s Primary School with Plucky and the giant eggs Preston’s annual Egg Rolling programme and egg competition got off to a cracking start at […]

2 years ago
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