fishergate roadworks

Preston city centre traffic problems see business group lobbying Lancashire County Council

The temporary human traffic light in action before Christmas Pic: Tony Worrall Preston businesses are lobbying road chiefs about the new layout in the city centre. Congestion down Fishergate and the surrounding roads has become a cause for concern. Preston Business Improvement […]

4 years ago
Part of Church Street to get the Fishergate layout as roadworks resume

Expect more of this kind of scene during the coming months at the top end of Fishergate Pic: Tony Worrall Part of Church Street is to see the new look applied to Fishergate extended, but only as far as the Minster. Lancashire County Council has announced it will resume work […]

4 years ago
Fishergate road layout sent flying by driver

A familiar sight in Fishergate... Pic: Andrew Slade Part of the new Fishergate road layout has been knocked over once again. On Sunday afternoon the mini roundabout feature was sent flying once more. Andrew Slade posted a picture […]

4 years ago
Opinion: Nine things 2016 holds for Preston

A pot of gold could come in handy for public finances in Preston during 2016 Pic: Tony Worrall The end of the year draws near and like the Christmas Lights in Preston city centre the lights are going out one by one (gradually). It’s a good chance to […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fishergate traffic: Marshalls to be deployed with stop and go signs

Drivers trying to leave the Fishergate car park Pic: Kate Dickens Traffic marshals are being deployed in Preston city centre to try and ease the Christmas shopping gridlock. Motorists will see stop and go signs staffed by marshals as Lancashire County […]

4 years ago
Preston city centre traffic: Fishergate, Butler Street, Chapel Street and Corporation Street changes

The junction of Fishergate and Butler Street has become a major bottleneck Pic: Tony Worrall Gridlocked traffic during the run up to Christmas through Preston city centre could be eased. Drivers have reported delays of up to an hour trying to escape the city centre […]

4 years ago
Fishergate roadworks to see Cannon Street closed for a month

Cannon Street is to see work at its junction with Fishergate Pic: Tony Worrall A city centre road is to close for a month while major roadworks continue along Fishergate. The second phase of introducing new pavements to the city’s main shopping street is […]

4 years ago
Fishergate bollards claim a front bumper

Picture from Preston Police showing the damage to the car Fishergate’s new road layout has claimed a few front bumpers. The bollards are proving tricky for some drivers to navigate. Preston road policing unit say it was only a matter […]

4 years ago
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