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New Hall Lane revamp: Date set for initial decision by Lancashire County Council

Artists impression of the new look New Hall Lane The next step in New Hall Lane’s proposed £1million revamp has been set. Lancashire County Council is preparing to pump money into the road – often branded an eyesore – […]

4 years ago
A582 roadworks: Dual carriageway route is submitted for approval

A section of the proposed A582 dual carriageway and which land would be protected from development Land looks set to be protected to widen the A582 for its entire length between the M65 to Preston city centre. It follows criticism of the roadworks scheme after it is […]

4 years ago
A582 roadworks: Flensburg Way roundabout to see Centurion Tank remain

Work on the A582 is part of a plan to blow congestion away on the route into Preston Roadworks on a roundabout on a key route into Preston city centre and Penwortham have been announced. Flensburg Way roundabout is having extra lanes and new traffic lights added as […]

4 years ago
Preston Western Distributor: Who will construct £110 million link road?

The proposed route of the Western Distributor and Link Roads The search is on to find who will construct the Preston Western Distributor road. Cutting through farmland on a 4km route to the west of the city, it is going […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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
Vernon Carus factory homes plan gets go ahead

The Vernon Carus factory is to be demolished as part of the plans Pic: Tony Worrall Up to 650 new homes are to be built to the South of Preston. Morris Homes and Bovis Homes have both been granted permission to develop former industrial areas in […]

4 years ago
A582 roadworks: Overnight closures planned at Stanifield Lane

The A582 roundabout is a major pinchpoint on the Preston road network Drivers using the A582 through the south of Preston are being warned of overnight closures. A series of temporary closures are to take place in August as roadworks at 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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