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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.

Major Preston junction reopens following crash

The scene in Water Lane Pic: Tony Worrall A busy Preston junction has reopened after a crash. Preston Police were at the scene in Water Lane in Ashton-on-Ribble. Where the road meets West Strand and Watery Lane has […]

14 hours ago
Daughter tells of father’s air ambulance rescue at Preston Marina after heart attack on his boat

Christina with her father Dennis on a recent holiday to Wales Pic: Christina Shiels A family have told of their heartfelt thanks to the city of Preston and its emergency services after a father and grandfather was rescued after having a heart attack aboard […]

1 week ago
Mental health marathon to see laps round Preston Docks

Preston Docks Pic: Tony Worrall A charity event promoting the benefits of exercise for mental health is taking place at Preston Docks. The Mental Health Marathon is being organised by the Preston Community Mental Health […]

2 weeks ago
Police reopen Preston Docks junction which was closed due to flooding

Drivers are being turned round on Riversway Heavy and persistent rain in Preston forced the temporary closure of a junction at Preston Docks. Where Pedders Lane crosses the A583 was closed off by Preston Police due to […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Docks to Disney walk sees hundreds take part at Preston Docks

Paula Barrow, right, with daughter Eve and friend and former Ashton Community Science College colleague Lavinia Hundreds of people took a big step towards raising money for a Preston cancer foundation. Preston boxer Scott Fitzgerald joined Preston’s Mayor councillor David Burrow in the Docks to Disney […]

1 month ago
Person rescued from Preston Docks by firefighters

A calm scene at Preston Marina Pic: Tony Worrall An early morning rescue saw firefighters scrambled to Preston Docks. Two fire engines from Preston Fire Station and specialist appliances from Penwortham were sent to the Marina. One person had […]

1 month ago
Air ambulances called to Preston Docks

Air ambulances at Preston Docks Pic: Mark Barkworth/Blog Preston Preston Docks saw two air ambulances land during Tuesday (2 July). A man was taken ill aboard a boat in the Marina. Two air ambulances and North West Ambulance Service […]

2 months ago
Major changes for four routes into Preston planned

An overhead view of Junction 31 of the M6, key routes around it are due to see work done Pic: fragglehunter More than £2million is to be spent on four major routes into Preston during the next year. Lancashire County Council has confirmed it is targeting the M6 at Junction 31, […]

2 months ago
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