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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.

Business hub and co-working space opens at Preston Docks

Shout Connect's launch event at Preston Docks A new business hub and co-working space has opened at Preston Docks. Shout Network which helps local businesses raise awareness of their brand, welcomed around 300 guests to the launch […]

1 week ago
Changes to new flats plan at Preston Docks

The Point in Maritime Way Pic: Google Previously approved plans to create new flats in the Preston Docks area, seeks variation of condition one in the original planning permission due to layout and appearance amendments to the […]

4 weeks ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week July 2 to 8

Sunset over the Preston Marina on a sunny weekend in the city Pic: Tony Worrall As dramatic scenes continue to unfold in Westminster, the summer months roll on, with the school holidays firmly on the horizon and promises of improved weather. This week, news of […]

1 month ago
Preston car dealership employees raise thousands for cancer charity in memory of dearly-missed colleague

Bowker Motor Group colleagues at Whernside More than 20 car dealership employees have completed the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge in memory of a much-loved colleague. Staff at Bowker Motor Group, which has a dealership near Preston […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston trails: Exploring the route of the Ribble Steam Railway

The Ribble Steam Railway station, note the bitumen tankers Pic: Geoff Whittaker This walk is about three miles one way, or six miles returning the same way. It starts from Preston Station. You can return via Penwortham Bridge and Fishergate to the […]

2 months ago
Ex-Green Frog worker manages new Ashton-on-Ribble sandwich shop

A former takeaway van employee described as a ‘dream worker’ has started a new job at an Ashton-on-Ribble sandwich shop. Jess Smith, who previously worked at The Green Frog in Mariners Way […]

4 months ago
Preston Docks Swing Bridge to close for maintenance works

The Swing Bridge at Preston Docks will close next week for three days for maintenance works. The bridge will close from 9am on Wednesday 23 March to 3pm on Friday […]

5 months ago
The Green Frog sad to say goodbye to much-loved staff member who was a ‘dream worker’

The Green Frog on Mariners Way in Preston is sad to be losing a much-loved staff member who has worked there for 18 years. Jess Smith took to the takeaway […]

6 months ago
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