Menu

Transport

This category relates to all things to do with transport in Preston.

Emergency tree works at Brockholes Brow to cause road closures and diversions

Preston City Council have announced that emergency tree work will take place at Brockholes Brow, Preston. The work on the A59 will take place Sunday, 21 February. Read more:Bus lane […]

1 week ago
Pedestrian taken to hospital after being hit by car on Ringway

The crash took place close to the Queen Street retail park Pic: Google Police have reported that they were called to a road traffic collision today (Tuesday 16 February) at around 4.44pm. Emergency services are currently at the scene. The incident occurred between […]

2 weeks ago
Further Fylde Road roadworks as UCLan’s Adelphi Square work nearing final stages

Highways work on the University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) £200m Masterplan development is now entering its final phase. Phase five of the works will begin on Monday (15 February) and […]

2 weeks ago
Man taken to hospital in serious condition following Bamber Bridge crash

A man in his 20s has been seriously injured following a crash involving a van and a cyclist. Two ambulances, an air ambulance and a rapid response vehicle all attended […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Bus lane on Tithebarn Street made permanent

A bus entering the bus-only lane in Tithebarn Street Pic: 70023venus2009 A bus lane on Tithebarn Street is now being made permanent which will give priority to pedestrians crossing between the city centre and public space at the bus station. It […]

2 weeks ago
New Hall Lane reopens after serious crash causes overnight closure

New Hall Lane near the junction with Blackpool Road and Brockholes Brow Pic: Google Police closed New Hall Lane for around seven hours overnight after a serious crash. It has since been confirmed that an 18-year-old passenger died in the crash. The driver and […]

3 weeks ago
Selfie takers on the tracks force Preston bound train into emergency stop

More than 800 services will run on Saturday - but this is around a third of the normal trains Pic: AeroPixels A train had to apply its emergency braking at Hoghton level crossing on Sunday (31 January). The train had to stop near Preston when a a group of six people […]

4 weeks ago
Lorry driver airlifted to hospital and ‘stable’ after M6 crash with Junction 27 southbound ‘up and over’ closure still in place

One of the cars came to rest under the wheels of the lorry Pic: Ady Taylor Pictures show the aftermath of recovery work on the M6 after a major crash has shut the motorway. Three cars and a lorry were involved in the smash on the […]

1 month ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures Early Spring flower display at Ashton Park, PrestonEarly Spring flower display at Ashton Park, PrestonMoor Park Masterplanolourful construction site in PrestonTowards Deepdale PNE Football Stadium in PrestonDecaying old building in PrestonSeasonal walkway in Avenham, PrestonCloudy reflections at the docks in Preston View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.