Category Archives: Walk in Preston

A walk in Preston – to the Tram Road Bridge 21st May 2024

  A Wednesday walk arriving in Avenham Park, Preston to visit the Pavilion, shown in the first photo.  In there are some wallboards explaining the design and work for the new bridge design for the Tram Road Bridge which has … Continue reading

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A walk in Preston – Avenham way – April 2024

The 23rd April 2024, a nice day for a walk round Preston.   This route goes along East Cliff, to Miller and Avenham Parks then along the River Ribble to the Tram Road Bridge.  Then back up above the flood plain … Continue reading

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A Walk in Preston 19th January 2024 Friargate area

A January walk from Ringway to Adelphi along Friargate to look at the almost complete update of the road.  Past Roper Hall where I sat some Open University exams 50yrs ago. Then right on Walker Street.  Right again on Patten … Continue reading

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A walk in Preston 21st October 2023

A walk in Preston on the 21st October 2023.  The photos needs the date changing. From Miller Park, onto the parade off Bushell Place (Preston is my Paris), Ribblesdale Place,  a Mural, Miller Arcade, The Harris building, The Cenotaph,  The … Continue reading

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Avenham Park in June 2023

A short summer walk in Avenham Park, Preston.  

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Preston to Leyland and back by bus and train 11th May 2023

Another  walk from near Preston Docks to the Bus Station for  a bus to Leyland taking  about 45 minutes.   A walk to the  British Commercial Vehicle Museum taking about 5 minutes.  A quick trip round followed by a 10 minute … Continue reading

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A Walk in Preston 27th April 2023

Another walk, this time from a garage at the far end of Preston Docks into the City Centre, about 3 miles each way, more than you’d think.   Walking along Chain Caul Way, turning right into Lockside Road to the outer … Continue reading

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A walk in Preston Centre 21st March 2023

Another walk in the centre of Preston. A photo of the The Old Bull on Church Street.   It was once Preston’s top inn and called the Bull & Royal.  There is a well known painting in the Harris Museum & … Continue reading

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A Walk in Preston Centre 10th March 2023

Another walk in Preston.  It was a lovely day and I’d bought a new camera at Wilkinson’s Cameras in St George’s Mall, Preston.   A pocket camera with a small sensor but a big optical zoom. Here we are under a … Continue reading

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Deepdale Retail Centre and Preston Football Ground walk – 11th February 2023

Deepdale Retail Centre near the football ground and within reach of three motorway junctions.  Easy to park, although it does get busy on the road outside, and we haven’t been at weekend. M&S, Boots, Next, Game, JD, TUi, Craft Shop, … Continue reading

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