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Tornado steam train spotted at Preston and Bamber Bridge Railway Stations

The Tornado steam train today visited Preston and Bamber Bridge Railway Stations to the delight of residents. The LNER Peppercorn Class A1 60163 Tornado is a steam locomotive completed in […]

10 hours ago
Northern offers reward after thrown bricks smash trains in Leyland

Northern Rail has offered a £500 reward after thrown bricks smashed into trains in Leyland. Two of the incidents occurred on Saturday evenings as Northern services travelled through Leyland. The […]

11 hours ago
Cottam roadworks to continue as ‘traffic calming’ project pushes works past six-month mark

Lancashire County Council has today confirmed that Cottam’s Hoyles Lane roadworks will continue. The project was scheduled for completion after eight weeks, but as of Tuesday 12 October, the works […]

6 days ago
Temporary traffic lights now gone that caused Fulwood hold-ups

Roadworks at the junction of Fulwood’s Black Bull Lane and Garstang Road led to delays yesterday. On Wednesday 13 October, temporary traffic lights were in place while work was undertaken […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement CCTV shows man wanted in connection to train robbery between Preston and Chorley

Police have released CCTV of a man wanted in connection to a robbery on a train between Preston and Chorley. At around 5.30am on Tuesday 31 August, the victim and […]

1 week ago
Penwortham cycle superhighway roadworks to begin

Penwortham Bridge Pic: Geoffrey Whittaker The county council is asking people to allow extra time when travelling around Penwortham as essential work is being carried out to construct a continuous two-way cycle track between Penwortham […]

2 weeks ago
Lancashire’s highways team need your help to name their gritters in time for winter

Lancashire’s highways teams are asking locals to come up with names for their new gritters. Nine of the instantly recognisable big yellow machines will be spreading salt on the roads […]

2 weeks ago
October strikes to affect bus services in Preston

A Stagecoach bus Bus services in Preston are to be disrupted this month as drivers strike over low pay. The drivers are employed by the Ribble Motor Services LTD, part of the Stagecoach […]

2 weeks ago
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