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Garstang Road may close for Fulwood to Preston cycle superhighway works

Garstang Road Pic: Google This was of course, an April Fool (check the date!), we hope you enjoyed it. A stretch of Garstang Road could be set to close to allow work to commence […]

2 months ago
Preston city centre could be 100 per cent pedestrianised by 2027

This was of course, an April Fool (check the date!), we hope you enjoyed it. Bold plans seen by Blog Preston reveal the city centre could become the first in […]

2 months ago
Disqualified driver who lied about speeding through Broughton is jailed

Steven Lee Pic: Preston Police A Preston man has been jailed for driving while disqualified and perverting the course of justice. Back in December 2020, Steven Lee’s Mercedes convertible was recorded driving at excess speed […]

2 months ago
Video shows completed Penwortham Brow section of Preston cycle superhighway

Lancashire Council has released a GoPro video of the now finished Penwortham Brow section of the Preston cycle superhighway. In the video, Lancashire County Council has shown the full extent […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Freddie Flintoff, McDonald’s & Roadchef team up to showcase extra tall bins

McDonald’s is partnering with Roadchef motorway services to roll out a range of 6ft-tall litter bins designed to be within easy reach for truck drivers – so big, they nearly […]

2 months ago
Figures reveal how Preston average speed cameras are cutting speeding

One of the average speed cameras now up in London Road A police analysis investigating average speed cameras in Lancashire has shown they reduced collisions, casualties and speeding on eight roads. Since their installation between March 2017 and August 2018, average […]

2 months ago
Preston Docks Swing Bridge to close for maintenance works

The Swing Bridge at Preston Docks will close next week for three days for maintenance works. The bridge will close from 9am on Wednesday 23 March to 3pm on Friday […]

2 months ago
Ringway roadworks update given by Lancashire County Council

Representatives including Cllr Riggott and Phil Durnell from the county council and Claire Lowe from UCLan visited the Ringway site The main partners of a £14.7m scheme to regenerate Preston city centre in line with other modern cities visited the site this week to see how work is progressing. The […]

2 months ago
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