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Broughton roundabout subway to be closed to pedestrians

The Broughton roundabout where the female driver claims the incident happened Pic: Keith Sergeant An underpass allowing pedestrians to safely get across one of Preston’s busiest junctions is to be shut. For those wanting to get from D’urton Lane to Eastway the subway under […]

2 months ago
Emergency gas repair roadworks likely to cause Broughton delays

Prepare for gridlock along this section of Garstang Road Pic: Google Drivers heading through Broughton are being warned of delays due to emergency roadworks. The National Grid are preparing to start repair works on a gas main in Garstang Road. Stop-go […]

3 months ago
Delayed Broughton Bypass sees new underpass put in place

Helms Farm Underpass being put into position The delayed Broughton Bypass has seen some major work take place during this month. Helms Farms Underpass is what engineers have been getting into place for the route which will […]

3 months ago
Broughton Bypass opening delayed due to bridge building problems

Two homes in Whittingham Lane demolished A major new road to the north of the city is to take a further five months to complete and cost another £3m. Problems building a bridge in a section […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Supermarket plan for Broughton petrol station

The Texaco garage on the A6 could be demolished A petrol station on a busy road on the outskirts of Preston could be demolished to become a supermarket. The Texaco garage in Broughton, known as the Broughton Filling Station, […]

5 months ago
Homes demolished as Broughton Bypass work continues

Two homes in Whittingham Lane demolished Two homes have been demolished as Broughton Bypass work continues. The two properties in Whittingham Lane were knocked down to make way for the new road. Number 35 and 37 […]

5 months ago
Broughton crossroads traffic lights removal plan confirmed

Broughton crossroads: How many hours of their lives have drivers spent here? Pic: Google The removal of traffic lights at the Broughton crossroads has been given the nod by the man responsible for transport in Lancashire. Council officers say up to 90 per cent […]

10 months ago
Broughton crossroads traffic lights to be removed

Broughton crossroads: How many hours of their lives have drivers spent here? Pic: Google Removing the Broughton crossroads traffic lights as part of a £1million plan has drawn criticism from villagers. Lancashire County Council is pushing ahead with major changes to the roads in […]

10 months ago
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