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

Broughton bypass: County councillors to visit proposed road route before making decision

The proposed route for the Broughton bypass County councillors being asked to decide whether the Broughton bypass should go ahead will visit the site this month. The development control committee at Lancashire County Council meets on Wednesday […]

6 years ago
Meet Preston’s councillors: Neil Cartwright representing Preston Rural East

This is the latest in our series looking at the councillors who represent us. Name? Neil Cartwright Age? 64 but young in outlook! Which ward do you represent? Rural East […]

6 years ago
Broughton bypass: Parish council issue passionate call for re-submitted plans to be approved

Broughton residents hope the bypass will bring peace and quiet to the village With the re-submission of the Broughton bypass for planning permission the local Parish council have issued a passionate rallying cry for it to be passed. Broughton parish councillor Peter Moss […]

6 years ago
Broughton roundabout roadworks: Overnight closures planned throughout August, September and October

Traffic at the Broughton roundabout is often backed up due to congestion on the A6 Work on the Broughton roundabout continues with overnight closures beginning from Sunday 11 August. The roadworks which will allow extra traffic through the bottle-neck junction of the A6 and M55 […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Broughton bypass plans back before Preston City Council for re-approval

The proposed route for the Broughton bypass Lancashire County Council has re-submitted its plans to build a bypass at Broughton. The project, which has been mooted for 20 years, has been re-applied for as previous permission, granted […]

6 years ago
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