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
What future for Preston parkrun after Bristol ‘charging’ decision?

Parkrunners setting off in the Spring sunshine Pic: Robert Williams Preston parkrun has issued a statement as part of a nationwide response to a decision by a parish council in Bristol to charge parkrunners to use its park. The decision […]

6 years ago
In pictures: Preston Parkrun celebrates second birthday

All kinds of runners were out for Parkrun Preston’s Parkrun turned two years old the Saturday just gone. The run through Avenham Park takes place each Saturday morning with a fun 5k for runners of all abilities. Many […]

8 years ago
Inaugural Preston parkrun proves popular with runners

Preston parkrun Preston’s first parkrun got off to a flying start yesterday, with one hundred runners turning out for the inaugural event on Avenham Park. The parkrun began at 9am underneath the […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston’s first parkrun: A step in the right direction

Avenham Park Will Buckley, co-organiser of Preston’s first ever parkrun, offers us his thoughts on the day’s events. At, 7:45am this morning, Michael Ash-McMahon and I met to mark out the course […]

10 years ago
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