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Tree falls in Miller Park during Preston parkrun

Runners make their way by the tree in Miller Park Pic: Steven Taylor Runners taking on the city’s parkrun had an unexpected hurdle during Saturday morning. More than 400 runners took on the 5k around Avenham and Miller Park. A fallen tree in […]

4 weeks ago
Vegan super-mum breaks 10k buggy run world record at Preston event

Jo with Arthur on her world record buggy run A Lancashire mum is a world record holder after achieving the fastest-ever time for a female pushing a single buggy over 10k. Jo Armitage, who lives in Brinscall, completed the Wesham […]

3 months ago
Preston junior parkrun turns two

The junior parkrunners in action Pic: Ian Scott The junior parkrunners in action Pic: Ian Scott Preston’s junior parkrun is marking its second anniversary on Sunday. Taking place every Sunday the free 2km run is open to four […]

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 […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

3 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 […]

3 years ago
In pictures: A frosty start in Avenham Park

While Preston may have escaped the snow – for now, it didn’t escape the cold. There was a frosty start with some early morning sun and that was enough to […]

5 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 […]

5 years ago
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