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

Traffic delays in Fulwood due to fire at allotments

Fire crews are dealing with a fire at allotments in Fulwood. Lancashire Police also attended to close the road as smoke was billowing across causing visibility problems. Crews were called […]

12 hours ago
Police name man killed in Kirkham ‘road rage’

Freckleton Street in Kirkham Pic: Google Police have named a man who died in an alleged road rage incident in Kirkham as Andrew Dean. Mr Dean, 46, died after being struck by a car near the […]

13 hours ago
Woman arrested following Penwortham bridge fall

A 26-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of causing a public nuisance after she fell from a bridge in the early hours of this morning. Police were called to […]

18 hours ago
Road reopened after incident on Penwortham bridge

Police closed the A59 in Golden Way, Penwortham, this morning after reports a woman was on the bridge. Traffic built up between Preston and Penwortham while specially trained officers brought […]

22 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Latest road closures begin around the Adelphi roundabout at UCLan

A view of the roadworks on the Adelphi roundabout Pic: 70023venus2009 A new set of road closures have begun as Preston’s university presses on with creating Adelphi Square. Motorists using the Adelphi roundabout are being advised Corporation Street is closed if […]

3 days ago
Plans to create an ‘urban village’ in the Stoneygate area have been unveiled

Exciting plans to create an ‘urban village’ in a neglected part of Preston have been unveiled. The Stoneygate Masterplan sets out a framework to develop the area and attract investment […]

1 week ago
How this surprise donation is helping more Prestonians get out and about

Joe Hannett (left) from Preston Shopmobility receives the donation from Jim Rolfe of Millercare A Preston charity can now help more people get out and about thanks to a surprise donation of three scooters. Preston Community Transport’s Shopmobility service received the donation from Millercare […]

1 week ago
Road closure as market demolition moves to next phase

The former Indoor Market building and car park are cordoned off while demolition work continues Pic: Blog Preston Part of Ringway will be closed from Monday July 22 as the ramp leading to the old Market Car Park is removed. Preston City Council says the demolition of the […]

1 week ago
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