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Riversway

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.

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 […]

11 hours 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 […]

7 days 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 […]

3 weeks 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, […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Review: How a Preston waterfront Italian restaurant defied expectations

Baffito's diavalo pizza has lots of topping This week my daughter and I had a meal at Baffito’s on Navigation Way in Ashton, as part of a series of best and worst rated Preston restaurants on TripAdvisor. […]

1 month ago
Porsche showroom on Preston Docks is officially opened

More than 500 guests joined the official Porsche showroom opening Preston’s new Porsche centre was formally opened by the great and the good of the city. Housed in Watery Lane and Strand Road the centre is the 42nd in the […]

1 month ago
Police trace car with false plates at Preston Docks McDonalds drive-thru

The Mercedes was found to be using false plates Pic: LancsRoadPolice Police uncovered a car with false plates at the McDonalds drive-thru on Preston Docks. The vehicle was stopped by police during Sunday (16 June). Reports came in of police activity […]

1 month ago
Review: Ribble Pilot takes a nosedive

Ribble Pilot chicken and chorizo burger This week I took my eldest daughter Beth to the Ribble Pilot as part of Blog Preston’s best and worst restaurants series according to TripAdvisor. Situated on the Preston Docks, […]

2 months ago
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