South Ribble Locations

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A582 widening: Public to be consulted on dual carriageway plan for key Preston route

The A582 roundabout is a major pinchpoint on the Preston road network Making one of the busiest routes into Preston a dual carriageway is being considered by transport bosses. The A582 through South Ribble is a key route in the Preston road […]

7 years ago
Postcards from Preston: Looking back at Miller Arcade, Market Place and Walton le Dale

Miller Arcade on the right from when the trams still ran Pic: Preston Digital Archive Take a walk back in time with some tinted postcards from the Preston Digital Archive. They show Preston when it used to have trams running, the splendour of the Miller […]

7 years ago
Lostock Hall roundabout roadworks to begin from early January

The A582 roundabout is a major pinchpoint on the Preston road network A key roundabout on a route in and out of Preston is due to have major roadworks from early January. Lancashire County Council will be digging up the Lostock Lane/Stanifield […]

7 years ago
Car found flipped on its side in Penwortham

A car was flipped on its side in the early hours of Sunday morning. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service were called out to Priory Lane in Penwortham to reports of […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Christmas bus timetables: Longer hours offered at park and ride sites

Longer park and ride hours are being offered in the run up to Christmas. The last bus from the city centre to the Walton le Dale and Portway park and […]

7 years ago
A582 widening: Public invited to give views as Penwortham dual carriageway plan moves forward

The tank roundabout Congestion-busting plans to turn a key route to and from Preston into dual carriageway are being put out to the public. The A582 is due to be upgraded to have […]

7 years ago
Cuerden development: Concerns about ambulance response times if traffic increases

The County Council says Cuerden is a "strategically important site" Ambulance service chiefs have raised concerns about plans for a major new development on the edge of Preston. Cuerden at the end of the M65 where it joins the A6 […]

7 years ago
Capitol Centre changes: Vue Cinema and Frankie and Benny’s restaurant could be demolished

Frankie and Benny's would also be knocked down A major redevelopment of a shopping park on the edge of Preston has been tabled. Owners of the Capitol Centre have applied for permission to demolish the Vue Cinema and […]

7 years ago
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