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News and information about the village of Broughton which is just to the North of the city of Preston, Lancashire

Beer and pie festival returning to Broughton

Crowds enjoying a pint at last year's festival Crowds enjoying a pint at last year’s festival A village club is playing host to its now annual beer and pie festival. Broughton and District Club is home to the […]

2 weeks ago
Lorry crash shuts two lanes of M6 at Preston

The lorry on the M6 has come to rest over a number of lanes The lorry on the M6 has come to rest over a number of lanes A jackknifed lorry is causing delays on the M6 southbound. Two lanes were shut between Junction […]

2 weeks ago
More overnight closures for Broughton Bypass work

A section of the new bypass - with tarmac! A section of the new bypass The latest overnight closures on a major route in Preston have been announced. Lancashire County Council is shutting the A6 for more work on […]

2 weeks ago
Car recovered after crashing off the M6 at Preston

The car sustained some damage during the crash Pic: Lancashire Road Police The car sustained some damage during the crash Pic: Lancashire Road Police A motorist was treated for minor injuries after a car came off the M6 to the north of […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement First drivers to use Broughton Bypass from Monday

Broughton Bypass work continues Broughton Bypass work continues Part of a new bypass in Preston is to be driven on for the first time during Monday. Due to roadworks at the M55 junction with […]

1 month ago
Latest on A6 temporary lights for Broughton Bypass

Broughton Bypass work continues Broughton Bypass work continues More details have emerged about whether temporary traffic signals are being put on the A6 at the M55 junction. Broughton Bypass construction is continuing ahead of […]

1 month ago
Team Preston do us proud at the Lancashire School Games

Alex Morris - part of the gold medal winning team from Broughton High School Alex Morris – part of the gold medal winning team from Broughton High School Pupils from Preston schools notched up six medals in the Lancashire School Games. More than 2,000 […]

1 month ago
Broughton Bypass works to see more temporary lights introduced

Major work is ongoing at the A6-M55 junction Major work is ongoing at the A6-M55 junction An update on where the delayed Broughton Bypass is up to has been issued. Preston, South Ribble and Lancashire City Deal has […]

2 months ago
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