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.

Morrisons petrol station re-opens on Preston Docks

The revamped petrol station at Morrisons on Preston Docks The Morrisons petrol station on the Docks has opened after a five week closure. The old kiosk has been demolished and a new building has gone up housing a Morrisons […]

7 months ago
Woman pulled to safety at Preston Docks by heroic police officers

Preston Docklands Pic: Tony Worrall A woman is continuing to recover in hospital after being rescued from Preston Docks by police. Preston Police officers pulled the woman from the icy waters during Friday night. Emergency […]

7 months ago
Bikers help raise funds for North West Blood Bikers

Handing over support to the blood bikers, Lee Townsend (North West Blood Bikes) and John Nichol (Bowker Motorrad) Dozens of bikers turned out to help raise funds for the North West Blood Bikers. The Seasonal Social at Bowker Motorrad in Preston had more than 100 bikers attend. The […]

8 months ago
Black smoke seen rising near Preston Docks

Smoke plume near Preston Docks Pic: Kevin Edwards/Blog Preston A large plume of smoke can be seen drifting across Preston Docks on Thursday (24 January) afternoon. Pictures sent to Blog Preston show the billowing black smoke in the direction […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fears for future of Preston creative youth group

Ablaze A Preston creative youth group is in danger of closing due to a funding crisis. Ablaze Community Youth Group, which has operated for 20 years, can no longer afford rising […]

8 months ago
Police trace man wanted for Plungington fight

Miguel Di Palma A fugitive on-the-run in Preston has been found hiding at a house in Ashton-on-Ribble. Preston Police had been searching for Miguel Di Palma. The 21-year-old was wanted by police after […]

8 months ago
Christmas 2018 and New Years opening hours for Preston supermarkets

Christmas is a time to relax, make special memories with the family and enjoy some much-needed wind down time. You’ve spent weeks preparing for the festivities only to realise that […]

9 months ago
Watch as Porsche showroom takes shape at Preston Docks

An overhead view of the new development in Watery Lane An overhead view of the new development in Watery Lane New footage shows how a new car showroom is progressing at Preston Docks. Bowker Group is building a 43,000 square […]

9 months ago
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