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

Broughton residents begin campaign against retirement complex

An artist impression of the shops and offices cornering the Broughton crossroads An artist impression of the shops and offices cornering the Broughton crossroads A Broughton woman who could end up living in the shadow of a new retirement complex has launched […]

3 days ago
Broughton crossroads to see further changes to ‘improve safety’

The Broughton crossroads Pic: Blog Preston The Broughton crossroads Pic: Blog Preston One of Preston’s most dangerous junctions is set to become safer as further changes are planned. The Broughton crossroads as seen dozens of crashes […]

6 days ago
Broughton prepares for a referendum about its future

St John Baptist Church in Broughton Pic: Tony Worrall St John Baptist Church in Broughton Pic: Tony Worrall Broughton looks set to go to the polls later this year to decide how it should develop over the next decade. […]

6 days ago
Major delays on M6 near Preston as vehicle on fire

Motorists travelling on the M6 Southbound will see delays today following a major crash. Traffic remains stopped between Junctions 33 and 32 southbound heading towards Preston. Three lanes were closed […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Flower Bowl at Barton Grange is now open

Curling rink at the Flower Bowl Pic: Alex Varty Curling rink at the Flower Bowl Pic: Alex Varty A new attraction has opened at a garden centre to the north of Preston. The Flower Bowl at Barton Grange Garden […]

1 week ago
Broughton restaurant faces demolition in retirement village plan

Another view of the Indian restaurant on the Broughton crossroads A Touch of Spice would be no more An Indian restaurant in Broughton village looks set to be bulldozed. A Touch of Spice in Garstang Road is being eyed up […]

2 weeks ago
Major Preston Bus and Stagecoach timetable changes from September

The 35 Service is one of those seeing changes made to its timetable Pic: Ian Simpson The 35 Service is one of those seeing changes made to its timetable Pic: Ian Simpson Bus passengers in Preston are being advised of a number of changes from early […]

2 weeks ago
Preston competes to be Rugby League World Cup training camp

Scotland players in training at the Sports Arena Scotland rugby league players in training at the Sports Arena Preston has formally begun its bid to become a training camp for the Rugby League World Cup. The tournament is […]

2 weeks ago
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