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Watch latest progress on Preston Western Distributor in frosty aerial scenes

Posted on - 9th January, 2021 - 7:00am | Author - | Posted in - Cottam, Fylde News, Ingol, Lea, Photos, Preston News, Redevelopment, Roads, Transport, Videos, Woodplumpton
Aerial view of the Preston Western Distributor works in late December 2020 Pic: CJ Green
Aerial view of the Preston Western Distributor works in late December 2020 Pic: CJ Green

New footage shows the progress being made on the Preston Western Distributor.

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A frosty landscape to the west of the city is shown from above in drone footage by CJ Green.

Sent to BlogPreston the video and pictures show how the new link road from the M55 down to the Docks at the A583 is taking shape.

Footage flying over the new road to the west of the city

Costing around £200million the new road includes four new bridges and three underpasses.

Link roads off to new housing estates in Cottam are also due to come off the Western Distributor.

Over the Christmas period the first phase of the new viaduct at Lea over the railway line was taking shape.

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Footage released by Lancashire County Council was also released this week to show further progress.

What do you think about the new Preston Western Distributor? Let us know in the comments below

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