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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
Prestonians roll their eggs for annual Easter tradition

This Bank Holiday Monday saw thousands of Prestonian’s return to Avenham Park for the annual Easter Egg Rolling tradition. The tradition, which dates back to Victorian times, gives people the […]

2 years ago
How the weather looks for Preston’s Egg Rolling

We should see a fair bit of sunshine for the Egg Rolling Pic: Proud Prestonian We should see a fair bit of sunshine for the Egg Rolling Pic: Proud Prestonian Preston’s annual eggxtravaganza looks like it will take place in dry conditions. During Bank Holiday […]

2 years ago
Giant eggs are to appear around Preston city centre

The four giant Easter Eggs The four giant Easter Eggs Four giant Easter Eggs are to appear around Preston – but sadly they aren’t made of chocolate. Designed around iconic Preston themes the eggs give […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Easter Egg Rolling 2017: Everything you need to know

A favourite Prestonian past-time, chasing an egg down a hill! Pic: MiddleMissFord A favourite Prestonian past-time, chasing an egg down a hill! Pic: MiddleFord Miss One of Preston’s favourite traditions returns to the grassy slopes of Avenham Park once more. An expanded […]

3 years ago
In pictures: Egg Rolling on Easter Monday 2016

The eggs were rolling down Avenham Park for five hours during a fun-filled day. Rain stayed away for the majority of the day with only a few isolated showers. Anyone […]

3 years ago
Watch as Easter Egg rolling tradition continues in Avenham Park

Thousands of people turned out to honour the Preston tradition of rolling their Easter Eggs down the hill at Avenham Park. Children chased their chocolate down the slopes as the […]

3 years ago
Preston Easter Egg Rolling 2016: Family friendly events confirmed

Action at the Egg Rolling Family fun events for Preston’s Easter Egg rolling have been confirmed as part of the Victorian tradition. More than 40 local artists are to be around Avenham Park during the […]

3 years ago
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