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In celebration of Avenham Park’s junior parkrun

Junior parkrunners in action Pic: Ian Scott As the autumn nights creep in and gloom and grey starts to take hold of our mornings, it becomes more of a challenge to get out and about for exercise. Honestly, […]

3 days ago
Junior parkrun returning to Avenham Park

Looking down on Parkrun runners in Avenham Park Pic: Lynn Brown Avenham Park junior parkrun is restarting on Sunday (9 May). Runners aged four to 10 years old will be able to join in with the free, timed 2k parkrun. Avenham […]

5 months ago
Disappointment at Cuerden Valley parkrun ending

Ramona Mulligan at her very first parkrun with her dog Alfie Cuerden Valley parkrun is being scrapped as a result of costs to the park. Many are disappointed that the run, which has been going since 2013, is coming to an […]

5 months ago
Clayton-le-Woods woman completes a year of daily runs while spreading messages of love and hope

Ramona and the You Are Not Alone hearts A Clayton-le-Woods woman who has run at least 5km every day for the past year has been praised by the local community for spreading love and hope throughout the challenge. […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ramona’s joy as she completes 100 Cuerden Valley parkruns in 100 days for charity

Ramona has a well-deserved lie down after completing her 100th parkrun in 100 days A Clayton-le-Woods woman has completed 100 parkruns in 100 days to raise funds for homeless charity Shelter. Ramona Joy Mulligan started the challenge on 1 April, just after lockdown began, […]

1 year ago
Challenge yourself in 2018 with fitness events in and around Preston

Looking down on Parkrun runners in Avenham Park Pic: Lynn Brown Looking down on parkrun runners in Avenham Park Pic: Lynn Brown With every new year comes a new opportunity to focus on health and getting fit – especially after all […]

4 years ago
This woman is doing something very unusual on the morning of her wedding

Catherine will be doing the parkrun and then walking, not sprinting, down the aisle Catherine will be doing the parkrun and then walking, not sprinting, down the aisle A bride-to-be is doing an unusual form of last minute preparation for her wedding. Catherine Newton […]

4 years ago
Junior Parkrun is bankrolled by Preston City Council

Looking down on Parkrun runners in Avenham Park Pic: Lynn Brown Youngsters in Preston are going to be encouraged to get their trainers on in a junior version of Parkrun. Following the success of the Parkrun model across the world, Preston […]

5 years ago
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