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Tanterton man hit by car appeals for witnesses after hit-and-run in Woodplumpton Road

A man has appealed for witnesses after a car knocked him off his bike and ran him over on Woodplumpton Road. Daniel Cole from Tanterton in Preston travelled to work […]

4 days ago
Fire service attends crash on Haighton Green Lane near Grimsargh

Two fire engines from Preston were last night called to a road traffic collision on Haighton Green Lane. At 23.13 on 14 September, Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service attended an […]

4 days ago
78-year-old evades police for 35 miles while driving wrong way on M6 past Preston

Car travelling wrong way on M6 Pic: Lancs Road Police A 78-year-old male has been arrested after driving the wrong way on the M6 for around 35 miles past Preston. Police were alerted to the car being on the wrong […]

6 days ago
Electronic signs to make Preston and Lancashire’s roads safer

New electronic signs are being deployed on Lancashire’s highest-casualty roads to make drivers think twice before doing anything to put themselves or others at risk. The ‘Variable Messaging Signs’ can […]

7 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lancashire County Council to spend £3m on electric vehicles and charging points

Almost £3m is being invested into new electric vehicles and charging points after Lancashire County Council have given the go-ahead for a cleaner, greener future. The first service to go […]

2 weeks ago
M65 crash between Preston and Blackburn seriously injures 79-year-old woman

Lancashire Police are appealing for witnesses and dashboard mounted camera footage after a serious collision close to Junction 3 of the M65. Police were called around 12.05pm yesterday (Thursday, 2 […]

2 weeks ago
Saddle Inn at Lea due to be demolished

Saddle Inn, Lea. Pic: Google The Saddle Inn, Lea is due to be demolished and redeveloped into a new petrol station and drive-through coffee shop. The planning application states that the development will be operated […]

3 weeks ago
Penwortham to Preston Cycle Superhighway plans revised after concerns raised by public

Broadgate today Following on from a public consultation during the summer to introduce a one-way traffic restriction on Kingsway, a revised Penwortham to Preston Cycle Superhighway scheme has been developed to respond […]

3 weeks ago
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