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Lane closure on the M6 causing Sunday lunchtime delays at Preston

Heavy traffic on the M6 around Junction 31A on Sunday Pic: MotorwayCameras Sunday drivers heading through Preston are seeing delays due to a crash on the M6. Highways England says there is a lane closed on the M6 northbound. Emergency services are […]

16 mins ago
Preston Guild Hall to see council fund new paving along front of building

The report points to the usage of the front of the building for live TV broadcasts as placing extra strain on the pavement Pic: Tony Worrall Simon Rigby’s stalled renovation of the front of Preston Guild Hall now looks set to land Preston City Council with a new bill. Lancashire County Council undertook major roadworks down […]

5 hours ago
Driver crashes into front garden near Ribbleton school

BMW abandoned in Ribbleton Pic: Blog Preston A driver fled their vehicle after a crash in Ribbleton during Wednesday afternoon. A BMW driver lost control and crashed into the front garden of a property in Ribbleton Hall […]

4 days ago
Preston weather warning: Monday evening and Tuesday morning commutes set to see downpours

A previous downpour in Preston Preston is set to be drenched during Monday evening. The Met Office has issued a new alert for heavy rain across the city and the surrounding area. A yellow weather […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Parked car left smashed as driver lost control on busy Fulwood road

The damage can be seen to both vehicles Pic: LancsRoadPolice A BMW driver lost control in a crash on a busy Fulwood road. Preston Police closed off part of Black Bull Lane during Sunday (11 August) afternoon. Shortly after 4pm […]

7 days ago
Pensioner dies after falling off bike in Lea

Sidgreaves Lane Pic: Google A pensioner has died after falling off his bike in Lea. Police were called to Sidgreaves Lane shortly after mid-day on Thursday August 8. An 83-year-old man was pronounced dead […]

1 week ago
Police closed M6 after late-night incident near Junction 31

Traffic on the M6 during Tuesday night Pic: Tracey Ryan Motorists became stuck in long tailbacks during Tuesday evening on the M6. Preston Police closed the M6 between Junction 32 at Broughton and Junction 31 at the Tickled Trout. It’s […]

2 weeks ago
M6 reopens between Junction 32 and Junction 31 at Preston

M6 closure in place at Junction 31A Pic: Steve Milton Monday morning commuters are seeing major delays on the M6 at Preston. Preston Police had shut the M6 in both directions due to a police incident on the Longridge Road […]

2 weeks ago
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