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.

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 […]

1 year 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 […]

1 year 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 […]

1 year ago
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 […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

1 year 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 […]

1 year 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 […]

1 year ago
Spot yourself at Preston Santa Dash 2018 on the Docks

A pair of Santas pose for a picture on the run Hundreds of runners made their way round Preston Docks in the winter sunshine to raise thousands for charity. This […]

1 year ago
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