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Broughton interchange roadworks: Six months of disruption for carriageway widening

Tailback on the M6 at Preston Six months of road closures and roadworks start from mid-May as part of a multi-million scheme to tackle congestion at a Preston hotspot. The Broughton interchange where the M6 meets […]

4 years ago
Overnight closure of M6 this weekend to complete rescheduled bridge works

Overnight closures are to take place on the M6 at Junction 32 from Friday evening. Re-waterproofing work on the bridge carrying the motorway over Whittingham Lane at Broughton was disrupted […]

4 years ago
M6 Junction 32 northbound widening works announced

The Highways Agency will be carrying out works to improve the northbound M6 motorway through to junction 32. These works are part of the national Pinch Point Programme. The Pinch […]

4 years ago
55th Birthday of Britain’s first motorway which opened in Preston in 1958

Today, 5th December 2013, is the 55th birthday of the first British motorway which was opened in Preston in 1958 by The Rt. Hon. Harold Macmillan, M.P., the current Prime […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man injured in collision on the M6 southbound

A collision on the M6 southbound has left a man in his 60s in hospital. The incident between a Ford Fiesta and a van happened in the stretch from Junction […]

5 years ago
Serious road traffic collision on M6 North near Preston: Police appeal for witnesses

  Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man was seriously injured in a road traffic collision on the M6 northbound last night (Monday 4 February). The collision […]

5 years ago
Preston in the Picture: Bridge over the Ribble

bridge over the ribble There are a few bridges over the River Ribble in Preston but the bridge at Brockholes, close to the Tickled Trout Hotel must be the busiest. At one time many […]

6 years ago
Police appeal following fatal collision on the M6 at Preston

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision on the M6. The incident happened at around 11:00am this morning (24th October) on the northbound carriage way just […]

6 years ago
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