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Demolition of former Preston Market Hall and car park moving onto ramp stage

The former Indoor Market building and car park are cordoned off while demolition work continues Pic: Blog Preston Demolition of Preston’s former Market Hall and car park remains on track – despite a wrangle over demolishing a ramp. Preston City Council is working to take down the building […]

1 week ago
Work to create new Penwortham Bypass junction set to cause disruption on the A59

Currently a road to nowhere on the new bypass Pic: Kevin Hunt A section of a major road through Penwortham is to shut as work continues to create a new junction with the Penwortham Bypass. The A59 between Penwortham and Hutton will […]

1 week ago
Giant hogweed to be tackled as it grows into Deepdale side street

The hogweed coming through the railings Pic: Twintoo0 A toxic plant growing through railings on a Deepdale side-street looks set to be removed. Giant hogweed, or Heracleum mantegazzaianum, can cause skin to blister if it comes into contact […]

2 weeks ago
Broughton crossroads and Woodplumpton Lane closures as roadworks continue

Ongoing roadworks in Broughton as part of the new look road scheme Pic: Blog Preston Motorists using the Broughton crossroads are being warned of its closure. Woodplumpton Lane is being closed between the crossroads and Kingsway Avenue. The temporary closure of the crossroads is due […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fishergate bus lane IT glitch leads to wrong demand for higher penalties for drivers

The Fishergate bus lane Pic: Tony Worrall Motorists are being advised to check if they receive a penalty fine for driving in the Fishergate bus lane due to an IT glitch. Lancashire County Council has revealed it […]

3 weeks ago
Preston tip to see opening times change

The Ingol household waste recycling centre Pic: Google Tip times across Preston and the rest of Lancashire are being changed. Lancashire County Council says to save money it is standardising when household waste recycling centres are open. Tips […]

4 weeks ago
Preston Bus to withdraw Preston to Skipton 280 service

The Preston Bus service is to replace TransDev who were relying on a council subsidy A bus service which winds its way through the Ribble Valley looks set to be scrapped. Preston Bus has announced it no longer wants to run the 280 service. Going […]

1 month ago
Preston Bus Station western apron work triggers Tithebarn Street closure

Work continues on the western side of the Bus Station Pic: 47441436852 Part of a Preston city centre road alongside the Bus Station is to be closed. Tithebarn Street from the junction with Old Vicarage to Lord Street is to have access […]

1 month ago
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