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Lytham Road has reopened nearly two months late after rail bridge works

Posted on - 11th May, 2019 - 9:49am | Author - | Posted in - Cadley, Fulwood, Preston News, Roads, Transport
Lytham Road bridge back open to traffic Pic: Blog Preston
Lytham Road bridge back open to traffic Pic: Blog Preston

The road under a railway bridge in Fulwood has reopened.

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Lytham Road has been shut since late-February.

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Network Rail needed to complete waterproofing and structural repairs to the bridge.

The work was twice-delayed due to over-running and the road reopened during Friday (10 May).

In late March the reopening of Lytham Road was delayed due to ‘challenges’ faced by the contractor and a new date of 18 April set.

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That came and went and the closure was kept on until the new date in May.

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