Broughton roadworks have been extended for another week

Posted on - 12th October, 2018 - 1:28pm | Author - | Posted in - Broughton, Preston News, Roads

A major road closure in Broughton will continue for another week.


A section of Garstang Road near James Towers Way was originally closed at 6am on Monday 10 September for a month.

The closure was due to Lancashire County Council constructing a ‘new gateway’ into the village with a new granite paved section of road.

Now, due to a problem with a delivery of materials, the roadworks have been extended for another week.

Read more: Roadworks shutting Black Bull Lane have begun

They will last until Friday 19 October.

A spokesperson for Lancashire County Council said: “Due to an issue with a delivery of materials for the improvement work on Garstang Road in #Broughton, the northbound road closure near the junction with James Towers Way will remain in place for another week – until Friday 19 October.”

Do you live in Broughton? What do you think about the road closure? Let us know in the comments below

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