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Preston Easter Egg Rolling in Avenham Park: Everything you need to know

Eggs being rolled in Avenham Park in 2015 Pic: Paul Melling Preston’s traditional Easter Egg rolling returns on Bank Holiday Monday. Avenham Park is the venue for the tradition which dates back to Victorian times. Chocolate, hard boiled and decorated eggs […]

4 years ago
The Preston Magazine: Latest issue goes back to egg rolling past

Avenham Park egg rolling has been going on for centuries Preston’s egg-rolling tradition was making the news back in 1905. Thousands turned out for the annual Easter tradition on Easter Monday and the latest issue of the Preston Magazine takes […]

4 years ago
Video: Watch the Easter Eggs roll at Avenham Park

Waiting to start at the Egg Rolling It’s a tradition dating back to the Victorian era and one Prestonians certainly know how to celebrate. Watch as families set their Easter Eggs rolling down the steep slopes of […]

5 years ago
In pictures: Easter Egg Rolling at Avenham Park

Action at the Egg Rolling Preston was blessed with soaring temperatures as the sun shone down on the Easter Egg Rolling. Avenham Park was thronged with thousands of visitors who took in the annual spectacle. […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Recap: Easter Egg Rolling in Avenham Park

The 11am egg roll at Avenham Park Preston will turned out at Avenham Park for the annual Easter Egg Rolling event. The entertainment at the egg roll started from 11am and we brought you pictures, videos and updates […]

5 years ago
Preview: Preston Easter Egg rolling at Avenham Park for Easter 2014

One of Preston’s great traditions returns to Avenham Park on Easter Monday. Taking place for more than 100 years the Easter Egg rolling is an annual event which sees Easter […]

5 years ago
Hundreds turn out for Easter Egg Rolling tradition in Avenham Park

Michelle Steele sent in this photo of the egg rolling in action Despite being the coldest Easter on record nothing could stop a tradition dating back to Victorian times taking place in Avenham Park. Hundreds of families turned out to roll their […]

6 years ago
Easter Egg rolling in Avenham Park: Preston tradition dating back to Victorian times to take place on Easter Monday

Easter Monday will see children of all ages enjoying a day out in the park The annual Easter Egg rolling returns to Preston’s Avenham Park on Easter Monday. For over 100 years the egg rolling has seen families take to the slopes of the Victorian […]

7 years ago
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