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Japanese rock garden in Avenham Park temporarily closed due to dead trees

Avenham Park rock garden closed. Pic: Preston Parks Part of Avenham Park is temporarily closed off. The closure is as a result of three dead trees being removed from the rock garden. Whilst the work is ongoing the […]

10 months ago
Cyclists fight back, blaming dog walkers for safety issues on the Guild Wheel

Dog and cyclist on the Guild Wheel Pic: Tony Worrall Cyclists are taking to social media to defend themselves and lay the blame for Guild Wheel safety issues on dog walkers. In an article published by Blog Preston last week, […]

1 year ago
Keep bee-dy eyed on walks as family hides hundreds of bees around Preston

Niamh showing off some of her hand painted bees. A Tanterton family have been as busy as bees during lockdown, hiding motivational hand-painted bees around Preston. The bees are painted on to rocks and wood slices with some including […]

1 year ago
Preston’s battered and paint-peeling playgrounds to be repaired

The city's play areas in many parks have fallen into disrepair Pic: Tony Worrall The city’s play areas in many parks have fallen into disrepair Pic: Tony Worrall Parks, play areas and tennis courts across Preston are set for a lick of paint in […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston parks retain their Green Flag quality

Miller Park in all its glory Pic: Tony Worrall Five parks in Preston have retained their green flag status as being outstanding spaces in the city. Avenham Park, Miller Park, Grange Park, Haslam Park and Fishwick nature reserve all scooped the […]

6 years ago
Kids Summer fun at Preston parks

Preston Council present ‘Park it’, a series of free evening activities, hosted at a different Preston park each week. The aim is to give young people an opportunity to try […]

7 years ago
Tramping through the leaves at Avenham and Miller Park

Last Sunday we ducked the throngs of people on crazy Christmas shopping missions and headed down to the park. It was just the remedy for a busy week. There isn’t […]

8 years ago
In pictures: Nine photos of Preston’s award-winning parks

We’re celebrating the best that Preston’s parks have to offer with a selection of our favourite photos from the Preston Flickr group. Five of the city’s parks have been awarded […]

8 years ago
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