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Driver cut free from car after Ribbleton crash

The car was found in Longridge Road Pic: Google The car was found in Longridge Road Pic: Google A driver has been taken to hospital following a crash in Ribbleton. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent two crews to […]

22 hours ago
Cyclist and van involved in collision in Cottam

Cottam Way where it meets Canberra Lane Pic: Google Cottam Way where it meets Canberra Lane Pic: Google An incident between a van and a cyclist in Preston has triggered a police appeal. During Friday 5 May a collision […]

1 day ago
Where Preston’s tram plans are up to in the city

An artists impression of how the tram stop on Deepdale Street would look An artists impression of how the tram stop on Deepdale Street would look The next step in Preston’s potential tram network is being taken from early July. Preston Trampower – […]

3 days ago
Preston train guard honoured for standing up to racist attack

A Virgin Trains employee, Matt Linton, has been honoured for standing up to a racist attack that happened on 29 December 2016. Transport Times judges recognised Matt’s noble actions at […]

3 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Broughton Bypass completion delayed until 2018

A section of the new bypass - with tarmac! A section of the new bypass – with tarmac! The estimated completion date of the new Broughton Bypass has now been delayed until early 2018. Running from before the Broughton […]

3 days ago
Network Rail apologise for ‘loud banging noises’ during rail works

Network Rail have held a series of information evenings for residents to come and find out more about the electrification of the Preston line, and the piling process which is currently […]

4 days ago
Overturned van shuts two lanes of the M55

Police shared this picture from the scene Pic: LancsRoadPolice Police shared this picture from the scene Pic: LancsRoadPolice Police had closed two lanes of the M55 near Preston following an overturned vehicle. A van and trailer has flipped over […]

5 days ago
Why this road has collapsed in Leyland

The hole in the road in Dunkirk Lane. Credit: @ClareBear_86 A road has collapsed in Leyland leaving a road closed while repairs take place. The damage happened in Dunkirk Lane […]

5 days ago
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