Thousands turned out for the annual Easter Egg rolling event on Preston’s Avenham and Miller Parks this Bank Holiday, carrying on a tradition that has endured for over a hundred […]7 years ago Preston in the Picture: May Desktop Calendar Miller Park Tulips
This month’s desktop calendar captures the vibrant colour of Spring in Preston’s Miller Park. The gardeners have done a great job and the park has been a blaze of colour […]8 years ago A success for spooky Halloween Sunday at Avenham & Miller Parks
Despite the awful rain and wind on Sunday, the ‘Spooky Halloween’ Event, held at the Avenham Park Pavilion and Miller Park, had a packed attendance and both parents and children […]9 years ago Preston in the Picture: Autumn in the Park
For one reason or another it’s been a bit of a busy week and I wasn’t sure where this week’s Preston in the Picture shot was going to come from. […]10 years ago Advertisement Advertisement Preston in the Picture: A Floral Tribute
It’s really great to walk through Avenham and Miller Park now that the facelift is all but complete. It is a magnificent open space that would be an attraction in […]10 years ago Re-Fest brings contemporary art to Avenham & Miller Park
Last night a group of performing arts student from the University of Central Lancashire brought their own brand of outdoor contemporary arts to Avenham and Miller Park. It’s not everyday […]10 years ago Preston in the Picture: Flood Risk?
I had planned a completely different photo for this week but the lousy weather and other commitments have combined to scupper my plans. Instead my picture this week is one […]10 years ago Preston Past: Avenham & Miller Parks (Part 2)
Avenham and Miller parks were both opened in 1867, however, Miller Park was created on land extending from the East Lancashire Railway to the North Union Railway embankments and was laid […]10 years ago Most Discussed