Monthly Archives: July 2012

Paintings by Alejandro Martinez Rodriguez

These lovely paintings of Preston Park by Alejandro Martinez Rodriguez will be on show as just one of many art and craft exhibits at this year’s PresFest on August 25th. Don’t miss it.

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Profile of Emma Kane

Emma is the new Ranger for Preston Park. What is it you enjoy about the work? What don’t I like about my job! I particularly like the enthusiasm of the people I work with, colleagues and public alike. I feel … Continue reading

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Talking to Peter Riddleston

Retired Preston Park gardener, Peter Riddleston, shown above, was interviewed by the Friends of Preston Park and oral historian Jo Palache in order to make his fascinating memories of the park’s history available to everyone. His vivid recollections start from … Continue reading

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Wildflowers in bloom

You may have noticed the new wildflower border along the slip road at the north end of the park. As you can see from the picture, the flowers are looking beautiful. Congratulations to the park staff!

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