Emergency services shut London Road at Walton-le-Dale due to crash

Damage to the British Transport Police van following the London Road crash Pic: Shane King A car and a van are understood to have been involved in a crash near the Capitol Centre in London Road. The incident recorded at approximately 4pm this afternoon, (April […]

5 months ago
Early plans lodged for new mosque on land off Broughton roundabout

An application has been submitted for a new mosque to be built off Broughton roundabout. Outline plans include construction of a new build place of worship, with features including parking […]

5 months ago
Barton Grange garden centre reduce parking spaces as police warn over A6 restrictions

Inside Barton Grange's Christmas display last year Pic: Tony Worrall Car parking at a popular garden centre between Preston and Garstang has been cut back. Barton Grange Garden Centre is allowed to open under the government restrictions, as garden centres […]

10 months ago
New homes plan for field off A6 at Barton due for approval

The field off the A6 at Barton due for development Pic: Google Proposals for a new housing development off the A6 at Barton are set for approval. Wainhomes and The Sovini Group have applied to build on land just before the Station […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Part of A6 near Preston due to be closed for eight weeks

Road sign in place in advance of the A6 closure Pic: Martin Strickland/Facebook Part of the A6 is due to close on Monday (13 January) for eight weeks. The road will have works being carried out by gas company Cadent between Broughton and […]

2 years ago
Fire crews at the Boars Head in Barton

Fire crews at the Boars Head Pic: Nigel Trundle Firefighters are at a former pub to the North of Preston. A fire has broken out at the old Boars Head on the A6 at Barton. during Thursday (18 July). […]

2 years ago
Barn fire closes the A6 at Barton

Jepps Lane where it closes the A6 Pic: Google Firefighters are tackling a fire at a barn just to the north of Preston. Traffic has been halted on the A6 due to the fire which is just off Jepps […]

2 years ago
Biker who died in Whittle-le-Woods crash is named

Matthew Gebarowski Matthew Gebarowski Tributes have been paid to a biker who died after a crash in Whittle-le-Woods. Matthew Gebarowski suffered serious injuries to his head after a collision with a car […]

3 years ago
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