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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.

Red suits at the ready – it’s the annual St Cath’s Santa Dash!

Get on your marks for the family-friendly St Catherine’s Hospice Santa Dash! The popular festive fun run returns to the iconic waters of Preston Docks this December, with the whole […]

2 weeks ago
Locals need support for Preston Dock clean up

Preston Docks Pic: Tony Worrall There are plans to help clean up the water at Preston Dock. A new initiative called CLEARED (Community Led Action to Revitalise the Dock) will look to tackle the blue […]

3 weeks ago
Things to do this October half term in Preston

Hoghton Tower It may seem like the kids have only just settled in at school after the summer holidays but October half term is nearly here. See our list below to keep […]

1 month ago
Residents and businesses invited to share their views on the Flood Risk Management Scheme

The Ribble in flood down at the Bullnose on Boxing Day Pic: Roger Goodwin Residents and businesses are invited to attend a number of events hosted by the Environment Agency to share their views on the Preston and South Ribble Flood Risk Management Scheme. […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement How this group covered 360 miles around Preston Docks for mental health awareness

Mental Health Marathon participants Pic: Tracy Jackson A charity event for mental health has seen participants cover 360 miles-worth of laps around Preston Docks and raise hundreds of pounds for charity. The Mental Health Marathon was planned […]

2 months ago
Review: Blog Preston gets silly for chilli at Chiquito

The chilli and spiced rice was unexpectedly excellent This week Yvonne and I took my niece Millie to Chiquito as part of Blog Preston’s series of best and worst Preston restaurants according to TripAdvisor. Situated at Preston Dock, […]

3 months ago
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 […]

3 months 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 […]

3 months ago
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