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Watch how Friargate and Ringway in Preston city centre to look after £14.7m revamp

Aerial view of the new Ringway and Friargate junction Pic: Lancashire County Council Prestonians and visitors are being invited to give their views on designs for a new scheme which will reconnect Preston city centre to create a better leisure and shopping experience […]

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Brook Street from Victoria Street to Fylde Road to be closed to all traffic for five months

Brook Street from Victoria Street to Fylde Road will be closed to all traffic from 15 March to 16 August 2021. This is to facilitate highway improvement and installation of […]

1 month ago
Car park at Preston Docks to close for three days whilst maintenance works are completed

Preston City Council took to social media to update about maintenance and resurfacing work which will soon be taking place. The car park at Mariner’s Way (opposite the former Homebase […]

1 month ago
14-year-old boy taken to Alder Hey Children’s Hospital after being hit by van in Fulwood

Emergency services at Black Bull Lane A 14-year-old boy has been taken to Alder Hey Children’s Hospital for treatment after being hit by a van in Fulwood. The incident happened today (Wednesday 17 March) at around […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Roads in Preston and South Ribble which will see repairs and resurfacing in next 12 months

The new machine in action filling a pothole Lancashire County Council’s cabinet has agreed a major programme of investment in transport infrastructure. The money will go towards improving roads, streetlights, bridges, flood prevention measures, cycling and walking improvements […]

1 month ago
Swing Bridge at Preston Docks closed from Monday for a week

There will be a bridge closure in place at Navigation Way starting from Monday 15 March. The bridge will be closed for maintenance until Sunday 21 March. Diversions will be […]

1 month ago
Collapse of a chimney stack led to Lune Street closure in Preston city centre

Lune Street was closed during Thursday afternoon as fire services dealt with the partial collapse of a chimney stack. Fire services were called at 1.22pm and one fire engine from […]

1 month ago
Preston Covid cycle lane branded ‘dangerous’ by cyclists where it crosses rail track

Concerned cyclists have been voicing their complaints about a ‘dangerous’ section on a Covid cycle lanes. The route on Strand Road between Broadgate and Preston Docks goes over a section […]

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