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Rosemere runners brave ‘wind and lashing rain’ during Avenham Park Santa Dash

A group of around 70 ‘brave souls’ last Saturday battled wind, rain and freezing temperatures to dash their way to Ā£700 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. On Saturday 4 December, Rosemere […]

6 months ago
Preston residents urged to submit Old Tram Bridge replacement designs

The Old Tram Bridge Preston residents can win a Ā£1,000 cash prize for submitting designs for a new bridge over the River Ribble. A campaigner has launched a competition inviting residents to produce a […]

6 months ago
Revamp work at Fulwood’s Conway Park to start

Conway Park is the venue for the fun day Enhancement work to improve the footpaths at Fulwood’s Conway Park will begin this week. Preston City Council has appointed contractor Horticon Ltd to extend the footpaths, plant cherry trees and […]

7 months ago
Ashton Park added to Preston’s award-winning green flag parks

the oldest tree in the field Six Preston parks and green spaces have been recognised as some of the best in the UK. Keep Britain Tidy unveiled the list and the city has a number of […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement A new Winckley Square conservation management plan for Preston

Later this year an application to the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) will be filed to provide funding for a Winckley Square Conservation Project which would involve a much needed facelift […]

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 parks to get a post Guild boost

Following the success of the Guild, that according to Preston Council saw almost 1 million attend, the main areas of attraction, Avenham and Miller Parks are desperatlry in need urgent […]

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 embankmentsĀ and was laid […]

10 years ago
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