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News and information about the Riversway area of Preston, Lancashire. You won’t hear many people talk of Riversway apart from the annual festival, but its more commonly associated with Preston Dock and Marina.

Former Baffito’s restaurant at Preston Docks set to become care home

Baffito's front Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council has agreed to sell the former Baffito’s restaurant at the Docks. The dockland property in Navigation Way is set to be taken over by Glenholme Healthcare Group, […]

1 week ago
Where in Preston Covid-19 cases have doubled, as Lancashire leaders speak out against government plans

Screenshot of Covid-19 case data map 1 to 7 October In the week 1 October to 7 October some areas in and around Preston have seen the number of Covid-19 positive cases double or even quadruple. According to government data, cases […]

2 weeks ago
Police say body found in Preston Docks is missing Blackpool man

Missing person David Watkinson, 56. Pic: Fylde police The body of a man recovered from the Docks at Mariners’ Way, Ashton-on-Ribble, has been named as missing man David Watkinson by police. David, 56, from Blackpool was last seen […]

3 weeks ago
Emergency services presence at Preston Docks as body recovered

Emergency Services at Preston Docks Pic credit: Tony Worrall A body has been found in Preston Docks during Wednesday (7 October) morning. Update: Police say body found in Docks was missing Blackpool man Preston Police were called to the […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Digital platform launches for Preston and South Ribble Flood Risk scheme

Environment Agency staff showcase the flood defences Pic: Chris Hough Residents of Preston and South Ribble now have access to a new online platform to attend virtual meetings, access information and provide feedback on their proposed flood risk management scheme. […]

1 month ago
Teenage boy stabbed outside McDonalds at Preston Docks

McDonalds at Preston Docks Pic: Google A 16-year-old boy was stabbed outside a fast-food restaurant at Preston Docks. Preston Police confirmed they were called to McDonalds, in Riversway, Ashton-on-Ribble, around 8.40pm on Tuesday (22 September). A […]

1 month ago
The areas of Preston, South Ribble and Chorley to have had positive coronavirus tests in the last week

The number of positive tests for coronavirus has risen across Preston, South Ribble and Chorley. Last week, Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged people to only obtain a test if they […]

1 month ago
Pop-up cycle lane to be removed on A583 Riversway and Watery Lane

A583 Riversway and Watery Lane/Strand Road junction. Pic: Google maps A pop-up cycle lane in Preston is due to be removed due to low usage, but other measures to boost cycling as part of the emergency response to the coronavirus […]

2 months ago
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