Menu

M6 roadworks near Preston to shut motorway

Posted on - 1st August, 2016 - 5:30pm | Author - | Posted in - Bamber Bridge, News, Roads, Transport, Walton-le-Dale
Light trails on the M6 near Preston Pic: Shane King

Light trails on the M6 near Preston Pic: Shane King

Two miles of the M6 near Preston are to be shut overnight.

Advertisement

Work begins on the two mile stretch between Junction 29 (for the M65) and Junction (30).

Highways England is putting diversions in place for the work which is to resurface the motorway.

The northbound carriageway closes for two nights. Work on the southbound carriageway takes seven nights.

The work begins on Monday 1 August. The diversions are to be put in place from 9pm to 5am on weekdays, and until 7am on weekends.

Read more: Work on the M6 at Junction 32

Project Manager John Lyssejko said: “Regular drivers on the M6 in Lancashire will know this stretch needs resurfacing, and people will benefit from smoother and safer journeys as a result.”

Anyone with questions should contact Highways England on 03001235000.

Share
Preston in pictures Preston Bus StationFLAG MARKET 1987CENOTAPH 1987Street candid at PrestonBoat on the canal at PrestonFamily on the Flag Market Preston‘No Photos’, Preston Covered Market Area, 2016.Old Cafe, Preston, Lancashire View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.