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.

Ribble Steam Railway preparing for Friendly Engines event

One of the friendly engines at the Ribble Steam Railway The Ribble Steam Railway on Preston’s Docks is preparing for the return of the Friendly Engines. All the engines running during the weekend of Saturday 19 July and Sunday 20 […]

8 years ago
Riversway Festival cancelled for 2014

Canal barges make their way into Preston to take their positions for the Riversway Festival Preston’s annual maritime spectacular will not take place this year. Last year’s Riversway Festival took place after a last-ditch team of volunteers, charities and local businesses stepped in but this has […]

8 years ago
New Indian restaurant The Silk Route opens

The restaurant opens in the recently closed Ming Dynasty A new Indian restaurant is to officially open this week. The Silk Route is opening in what was the troubled Ming Dynasty chinese on Strand Road, Riversway. The management team […]

8 years ago
Euston Street Park community fun day date set

Euston Street Park is being worked on by volunteers A Preston street is preparing a community celebration for August. Residents of the Euston Street Park area in Riversway are being invited to see how the park is developing. Preston […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston business turns office into GIANT England flag

The firms headquarters takes a patriotic turn for the World Cup A Preston business have been getting into the World Cup spirit – by turning their offices into a giant England flag. Marketing agency every1 got the paint out for their […]

8 years ago
Preston City Games: Dragon Boat Racing on Preston Docks

Dragon boat comes to a halt during the race on the Docks Businesses from Preston and beyond have competed in the annual Preston City Games. It’s highlight is the Dragon Boat Racing on Preston Docks, Riversway. Teams row down the docks with […]

8 years ago
Peter Andre meets hundreds of Preston fans at Morrisons

Peter Andre gives a thumbs up to fans Over 500 Prestonians flocked to the Riversway Morrisons to catch a glimpse of singer-songwriter and reality TV star Peter Andre. Peter was greeted by hundreds of fans who had queued […]

8 years ago
Indian restaurant to open on Strand Road

The restaurant opens in the recently closed Ming Dynasty Another Indian restaurant is to be added to Preston’s curry eating scene. The Silk Route opens in mid-June on the site of the former Ming Dynasty Chinese restaurant on Strand […]

8 years ago
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