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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.

‘Everything must go’ as Mothercare Preston prepares to close

Mothercare Preston Mothercare Preston has begun a closing down sale. Following the previous closure of 60 stores, it has been confirmed that Mothercare has now gone into administration and is closing its […]

2 years ago
Back to the Future super-fan to host 30th anniversary Preston screening

Back to the Future scene from Dortmund Comicon Pic: Peggy und Marco Lachmann-Anke from Pixabay A Back to the Future super-fan is organising a special cinema screening of the second instalment, to celebrate the 30th anniversary of its release. Ste Kershaw, who is DJ and […]

2 years ago
Locals need support for Preston Dock clean up

Preston Docks Pic: Tony Worrall There are plans to help clean up the water at Preston Dock. A new initiative called CLEARED (Community Led Action to Revitalise the Dock) will look to tackle the blue […]

2 years ago
Preston wealth management company celebrates one-year anniversary

The Juniper team A Preston-based independent financial planning practice is celebrating a year of being open. Juniper Wealth Management is based in the Old Docks House and delivers financial planning to clients. Jon […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement How this secret sign-maker is making Prestonians smile

Pic: @vews_one A secret sign-maker has popped up in Preston. The mystery maker goes by the name @vews_one on Instagram. Their bio simply states: “To Get Your Attention Makes Me Smile.” The […]

2 years ago
Review: Blog Preston gets silly for chilli at Chiquito

The chilli and spiced rice was unexpectedly excellent This week Yvonne and I took my niece Millie to Chiquito as part of Blog Preston’s series of best and worst Preston restaurants according to TripAdvisor. Situated at Preston Dock, […]

2 years ago
Family friendly places to visit on a rainy day in Preston

We all know it’s much easier to entertain the kids when the sun is shining. Unfortunately, the February half term is turning out to be a bit of a washout. […]

2 years ago
Porsche showroom on Preston Docks is officially opened

More than 500 guests joined the official Porsche showroom opening Preston’s new Porsche centre was formally opened by the great and the good of the city. Housed in Watery Lane and Strand Road the centre is the 42nd in the […]

3 years ago
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