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News and information about Preston Docks, which includes Preston Marina. Now a leisure, retail and housing complex it was previously the city’s docklands.

Arson investigation launches after second fire in five months at former Baffito’s at Preston Docks

Four crews tackled the blaze Pic: @ianarmistead / Twitter An arson investigation has been launched after the former Baffito’s restaurant at Preston Docks caught fire again yesterday (Thursday 29 April). Images posted on social media showed plumes of thick smoke rising from […]

2 weeks ago
Another fire breaks out at former Baffito’s restaurant at Preston Docks

Former Baffito's on fire Pic: Karen Simmons The former Baffito’s restaurant at Preston Docks has caught fire again. Images of the fire began emerging on social media at around 7pm today (Thursday 29 April). Firefighters previously tackled […]

2 weeks ago
Mr. Cheesy serving toasties and more at Preston Docks

A brand new mobile food takeaway van is now serving breakfasts, toasties, sides and drinks from the Docks. The bright yellow Citroen HY van, called Mr. Cheesy, will be located […]

4 weeks ago
Preston City Council sell off parcel of land at entrance to Preston Docks

The land is currently home to the Car Supermarket showroom Pic: Blog Preston Land in Navigation Way by the Docks in Preston has been sold off by the city council. Documents detailing the sale are being held by Preston City Council but are […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Upcoming afro-beats artist films music video at Preston Docks

The music video was filmed at Preston Docks Slim Deezi, an upcoming music artist who has lived in Preston all his life has recently filmed a music video featuring Preston Docks in the background. The afro-beats pop artist […]

1 month ago
Tributes paid to pensioner who died following crash at Preston Docks

The family of 82-year-old Brian Cartmell from Preston have paid tributes following his death on 24 March after a road traffic accident. Preston Police officers were called to Mariners Way […]

2 months ago
A new B&M store and garden centre on Preston Docks has opened

Over the weekend a brand new B&M store was opened in Mariners Way at Preston Docks. The discount store has taken the place of the former Homebase and includes a […]

2 months ago
Police appeal after 80-year-old man taken to hospital during Preston Docks crash

Mariner's Way on the Docks is closed Pic: Google Lancashire Police are appealing for information after a man was left with life-threatening injuries following a collision with a car in Preston. Officers were called to Mariners Way at 6.02pm […]

2 months ago
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