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Broughton crossroads traffic lights to be removed

Broughton crossroads: How many hours of their lives have drivers spent here? Pic: Google Removing the Broughton crossroads traffic lights as part of a £1million plan has drawn criticism from villagers. Lancashire County Council is pushing ahead with major changes to the roads in […]

3 years ago
Listed: Broughton Bypass roadworks on surrounding roads

Expect to see plenty of temporary traffic lights during roadworks A number of roadworks have been put in place for the next year while the Broughton Bypass is constructed. Motorists are being warned of disruption to the north of the […]

3 years ago
Broughton Bypass: Work officially begins on new road

Edwin Booth gets the first spade as Broughton Bypass work begins Work on a congestion-busting road mooted for more than 25 years has begun. The Broughton Bypass, to the north of the city, has seen spades put in the ground during […]

3 years ago
Broughton Bypass: Clearance work to start before Christmas as contractors appointed

Many fields to the East of Broughton are due to be bought up by the county council Construction work on the Broughton Bypass is due to begin before Christmas. Lancashire County Council has appointed contractors HOCHTIEF to undertake work on the 1km long relief road. The road, […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Watch route the Broughton Bypass is due to take

The Bypass is a 1km route taking out the A6 through Broughton Not sure on where the Broughton Bypass is going to run? A fly-through video gives an overhead look at how the new road will cut through the fields surrounding Broughton. […]

3 years ago
Benefits of City Deal are felt in first year

Lord Heseltine will speak as part of a panel discussing the City Deal The £370m Preston, South Ribble and Lancashire City Deal, designed to invest in the city’s infrastructure including roads, transport and job growth has seen benefits in its first year. The […]

4 years ago
Broughton Bypass likely to trigger Whittingham housing boom

whittingham Major new housing developments on the former Whittingham Mental Hospital are expected to be unlocked by the Broughton Bypass. The Homes and Communities Agency is currently demolishing much of the […]

4 years ago
Broughton Bypass: Green light given for Lancashire County Council to buy up land

The proposed route for the Broughton bypass A major new road due to ease traffic jams in the north of Preston has been given the green light. The Broughton Bypass, talked about since the turn of the […]

4 years ago
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