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News and information about the village of Broughton which is just to the North of the city of Preston, Lancashire

Touch of Spice set to close

Another view of the Indian restaurant on the Broughton crossroads A popular Broughton restaurant is set to close its doors after a turbulent year has left clouds hanging over the future of the site. Touch of Spice will serve it’s […]

2 months ago
Crashes on M6 and M55 at Junction 32 causing delays

The crashes are affecting traffic trying to leave the M6 at Junction 32 Pic: Google Two crashes on the M6 and M55 are causing delays on Wednesday evening in Preston. One lane is shut on the M6 northbound between Junction 31A and Junction 32 due […]

2 months ago
M55 delays after crash blocks motorway westbound

The junction 3 crash near Kirkham turn off Pic: LancsRoadPolice Motorists on the M55 were caught up in delays after a crash near Junction 3. The Kirkham turn was slow due to a crash involving a number of cars on […]

2 months ago
Broughton retirement complex plan for Touch of Spice is rejected

A new artist impression of how the development at the Broughton crossroads may look Proposals for a new retirement complex and shops in the centre of Broughton village have been knocked back by councillors. Midas Land Limited wanted to knock down the current Touch […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement M6 crash at Junction 32 causes delays

A driver has been treated at the scene after a crash on the M6 at Preston. The black car was parked up on one of the slip lanes at the […]

2 months ago
Preston Conservatives appoint new female leader

Councillor Sue Whittam has been a councillor for nearly five years Preston’s Conservative group have appointed a new leader to take them into the all-out election this year. Councillor Sue Whittam is the first ever female leader of the Tory group […]

2 months ago
Police searching for missing Broughton pensioner

Ray MacKay A pensioner has gone missing from Broughton. 81-year-old Ray MacKay was last seen at his home address around 2.15pm on Friday (4 January). His car, a grey Land Rover Range […]

2 months ago
Whittingham homes plans near M6 go back in

Whittingham Lane would see a new access road put in to the development Pic: Google Whittingham Lane would see a new access road put in to the development Pic: Google A further 111 homes could be built alongside the M6 between Broughton and Whittingham. Emery […]

3 months ago
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