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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.

How a 23-year-old is restoring a fishing boat which has rested in Preston Dock for 10 years

Sitting on Preston Dock since 2003 has been the 53-foot hull of Elizmor. Lovingly restored as a house boat after finishing her fishing days in 1989 it has been over […]

8 years ago
Preston supermarkets Christmas 2013 opening hours

Morrisons at Preston Docklands Looking for the 2014 Christmas opening times in Preston? See here… Turkey, check. Bread sauce, check. Potatoes, check. Bottle of decent red, errr, I’ve forgotten it darling! There’s always something […]

9 years ago
Consultants brought in to test viability of Preston council wind farm plan

Wind turbines could become a feature of the Docklands landscape Green energy and design consultations are being brought in to advise councillors on the potential for wind power in Preston. Preston City Council have signed a deal with Hyder Consulting […]

9 years ago
Umberto’s fish and chip shop to re-open after fire

Umberto's has been restored following the fire damage An iconic Preston fish and chip takeaway is due to re-open on Monday. Umberto’s was devastated by a fire in August but customers will be back inside from tomorrow. The […]

9 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston business creates new project to help fund The Space Centre

The Space Centre provides a safe place for children with disabilities to play and relax A Preston business has thrown its backing behind keeping The Space Centre open. The centre, which provides respite support to parents whose children have learning disabilities, has been struggling for […]

9 years ago
HMS Charger returns to Preston Dock

HMS Charger at Preston Dock when it visited in November The Royal Navy’s patrol vessel HMS Charger made a return to Preston docks on Saturday. The ship, which was adopted by Preston during the Guild celebrations returned to the City […]

9 years ago
Fire crews attend blaze at business building in Ashton

Two fire engines attended a fire at a business in Ashton. The fire, at a building near to the Trax BMX track on Wallend Road, started at 12.53am on Sunday. […]

9 years ago
Preston man jailed for firearms possession and Avenham sexual assault

Lancashire Police described the sexual assault carried out by Taylor as "horrific" A Preston man has been jailed for eight and a half years for firearms offences and a sexual assault in Avenham. Samuel Taylor, 29, was sentenced at Preston Crown Court […]

9 years ago
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