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

Preston motorway delays: M55 re-opened after serious accident near Junction 3

The M55 westbound entry slip road from the M6 at Preston has re-opened after a serious accident The westbound stretch between junction 1 and 3 was closed from around 6.30pm until 9.15pm. […]

6 years ago
Motorists reminded of M6 overnight closures

Tailback on the M6 at Preston Overnight closures of the M6 northbound take place on Friday 13 June and Saturday 14 June. The motorway is to be closed from junction 31 to 32. On Friday 13 […]

6 years ago
Broughton bypass: List of properties and land to be bought for bypass route

Many fields to the East of Broughton are due to be bought up by the county council Farms, houses and a school car park could be bought by the county council under compulsory purchase so the Broughton bypass can be built. Lancashire County Council has made public […]

6 years ago
M6 Junction 32 roadworks: Overnight closures until November announced

Tailback on the M6 at Preston Overnight closures and lane closures are due to begin from Friday as the M6 roadworks at Broughton continue. A £7 million project to widen the northbound M6 at Junction 32 […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

6 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 […]

6 years ago
How City Deal worth millions to Preston will change the face of the city forever

The majority of the City Deal work is to happen in the West of the city Detailed plans have been released showing how the shape of Preston will be changed forever by a multi-million pound plan. The City Deal, worth £434m in funds for new projects […]

6 years ago
Broughton roundabout roadworks: Faulty road surface means more overnight closures

Traffic at the Broughton roundabout is often backed up due to congestion on the A6 Not content having just finished roadworks at the Broughton roundabout there are now to be overnight closures from resurfacing work. Lancashire County Council has admitted the material supplied for the […]

6 years ago
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