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Four months of delays expected as work starts to replace electric cables near Bluebell Way

Motorists are being warned to leave more time for their journeys in north Preston, near M6 junction 31a due to work to install a new electricity cable. The work to […]

2 days ago
Penwortham Bypass has been officially named

Penwortham Bypass has been officially named as John Horrocks Way, after a leading figure from the town’s history. Born in 1768, John Horrocks was a key player in Lancashire’s textile […]

4 days ago
Latest on roads affected by works for UCLan Masterplan

Harrington Street Pic: Google The University of Central Lancashire has released details of the latest roads to be affected in the second phase of its Masterplan highways improvements scheme. Harrington Street will be closed […]

1 week ago
Leyland Road widening work underway as bypass draws nearer

Work has started on a series of wider improvements in Penwortham as part of the later stages of construction of the town’s new bypass.  Lancashire County Council is constructing a […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Bus move to two standard single fare prices

Preston Bus is making timetable changes to a number of services Pic: Ian Simpson Fares on a number of Preston Bus services have seen changes come into force over the Bank Holiday weekend. The price of an adult return has increased by 10p to […]

2 weeks ago
Funding bid goes in to turn whole of A582 into dual carriageway from Cuerden to Preston

Work on the A582 is part of a plan to blow congestion away on the route into Preston Having a full dual carriageway the length of the A582 has seen a funding bid tabled. Lancashire County Council wants to turn the road into a four-lane carriageway from Preston […]

3 weeks ago
Work to create a cycle super-highway is underway in Penwortham

Work is underway to create a two-lane cycle super-highway as part of the Penwortham Triangle scheme. Road works are in place at the Golden Way junction with Leyland Road, to […]

3 weeks ago
Preston Station to have a Changing Places toilet as part of wider revamp by First Trenitalia

Heading onto the platforms at Preston Station Pic: Wayne Affie/Affiefilms Preston Railway Station is to get a Changing Places disabled toilet as part of a major revamp. First Trenitalia have won the franchise for the West Coast Mainline and this […]

3 weeks ago
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