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England rugby coach Eddie Jones to open new Preston Grasshoppers pitch

Eddie Jones calling the shots England rugby coach Eddie Jones is visiting the city on Monday to help Preston Grasshoppers launch their new pitch. One of the first artificial rugby pitches in the country has […]

4 years ago
Bonfire Night 2016: Firework displays in and around Preston

We can't guarantee there will be fireworks, but a good meal seems a safe bet Bonfire Night is fast approaching, and like last year, we have put together a list of the top firework displays in and around Preston this year. So wherever you choose […]

5 years ago
Preston Grasshoppers Bonfire Night and fireworks cancelled

One of Preston, and Lancashire’s, most popular Bonfire Night displays has been cancelled. Attended by thousands the annual display lights up the Fulwood sky at Preston Grasshoppers on or around […]

5 years ago
Hic! Hopfest returned to Preston Grasshoppers

Beer, balls and boys round 2.  That time of year again where I swap the usual outfit posts and ramblings for photos of beer on a rugby pitch.  I think […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Grasshoppers to become one of first in UK with artificial pitch

Preston Grasshoppers in action Pic: Mick Craig A Preston rugby club looks set to become one of the first in the country to play on an artificial pitch. Preston Grasshoppers is one of six selected by the […]

5 years ago
Beer festival Hopfest returning to Preston Grasshoppers

Beer glass at the Preston Grasshoppers beer festival 2015 Ale fans are set to camp out on a rugby pitch as thousands of pints are served at a fast-growing Preston beer festival. Preston Grasshoppers is seeing Hopfest return after […]

5 years ago
Preston Grasshoppers want to install artificial pitch

Grasshoppers First XV could play on artificial turf in future Pic: Mick Craig Preston Grasshoppers is applying to replace its turf pitch with artificial grass. The rugby club in Lightfoot Lane says it wants to boost usage of its main pitch, especially during […]

5 years ago
Preston Grasshoppers beer festival Hopfest to include Thwaites shire horses

The shires horses will be a mane attraction Shires horses will be among the guests at Preston Grasshoppers first beer festival. Hopfest is running from Friday evening and Thwaites brewery is bringing their dray and shire horses along […]

6 years ago
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