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Lancashire County Council urges residents to walk and cycle under new initiative

A cyclist in Avenham Park Pic: Paul Melling A new council initiative to boost physical activity aims to increase the number of Lancashire residents walking and cycling by 10 per cent. Lancashire County Council and Blackpool Council have […]

2 months ago
Fulwood Library launches monthly walking group

Fulwood Library in Garstang Road Pic: Google Fulwood Library last month launched a new monthly walking group for local residents. The library, located on Garstang Road, Fulwood, has created the group following the success of the Fulwood […]

2 months ago
Preston bookseller goes virtual with love of reading and walking

A bookseller from Preston has turned to YouTube to share his passion for walking and reading. Max Doughty aims to read his height in books every year, an impressive 6 […]

4 months ago
‘Walking-friendly’ Broadgate junction plan for Preston Cycle Superhighway

A new Preston Cycle Superhighway proposal aims to make cycling and walking safer for residents. The proposal involves a junction upgrade known as CYCLOPS that will improve facilities for those […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston veteran ‘still smiling’ after scaling Snowdon for Armed Forces charity

A former Royal Green Jacket from Preston has climbed Snowdon to raise funds for charity. Vince Stopp served in the military for 24 years and took on the challenge on […]

8 months ago
Preston couple walk coast to coast to raise over £1,000 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation

A Preston couple has raised £1,060 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation after walking more than 200 miles across the breadth of the UK. Retired biology lecturer Jill Greenhalgh and journalist Bryan […]

9 months ago
Roads in Preston and South Ribble which will see repairs and resurfacing in next 12 months

The new machine in action filling a pothole Lancashire County Council’s cabinet has agreed a major programme of investment in transport infrastructure. The money will go towards improving roads, streetlights, bridges, flood prevention measures, cycling and walking improvements […]

1 year ago
Preston girls in Blackburn Rovers youth team step up charity fundraising during lockdown

Two of the girls on their walk to raise money. Four girls who play for Under 11/12 Blackburn Rovers have been raising money for mental health charity If U Care Share Foundation. Holly, Evie M, Heidi and Evie C have […]

1 year ago
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