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Halloween Lantern Walk – 27th October

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Your chance to vote for the Photo Competition 2018 – VOTING NOW CLOSED

All entries are now in for the 2018 photo competition. Thanks for all those who submitted such fantastic entries! Your online votes will decide the winners. You can vote for up to three photos in each of the four categories: Landscapes … Continue reading

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Upcoming park walks

As part of the Heritage Open Days there will be an Illustrated History of Preston Park walk and a choice of 3 Rock Garden walks.The walks are free and there’s no need to book. Here are the dates: Rock Garden … Continue reading

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Coming events

The Fitness Hub launch: Saturday 28 July on the bowling green in front of the pavilion. Free. Brighton Pride: Saturday 4 August. The event will be longer than one day this year – details to follow. But on Saturday your … Continue reading

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Recent events

Bat walk: This took place last month; attendees were led by Sussex Wildlife expert Huw Morgan. A beautiful, still evening – just right for bats. Everyone had a good time apparently, and Huw was very informative. But there were no … Continue reading

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The Rock Garden is looking beautiful

It’s looking fantastic! Well done to Manager Andy Jeavons and the volunteers:

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Our new leaflets

We’ve designed and had printed some leaflets about the park for the benefit of park-users: The leaflet has a map as well as points of interest, a potted history and an example of the park’s flora and fauna. The leaflets … Continue reading

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Conservation work at St Peter’s Preston Park

Here’s the work under way to clean the stencilling . . . it’s looking really beautiful!

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Update on the Rose Garden

The borders around the garden – which, you may remember, have been recently re-planted – are looking really good. There were worries that the drought and the weeds may cause a real problem for the new plants, but diligent hoeing … Continue reading

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Tree walk 20th June

We are holding a tree walk at 7pm on Wednesday 20th June – meet outside the Rotunda. The walk will be led by experts Peter Bourne and Alister Peters. There is no need to book and there is no charge. … Continue reading

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