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M65 at Bamber Bridge fully reopened after 48-hour closure due to oil spill

This stretch of the M65 was closed by police Pic: Google The M65 motorway has now been reopened following the oil spill on part of the M65 on Monday, July 5. Thousands of tonnes of material have been used to resurface […]

3 weeks ago
M65 at Bamber Bridge to remain closed until Wednesday morning after fuel leak

Section of the M65 where the crash took place Pic: Google Highways England is advising road users that the M65 is still closed in both directions between junction 1 and junction 1a due to a crane leaking hydraulic fluid over the […]

3 weeks ago
M55 to close overnight to lift Becconsall Bridge beams into place

Light trails on the M55 Pic: Mick Craig Prestonians are being reminded about the upcoming overnight road closures in June. From Monday, 14 June to Wednesday 16 June, there will be night time closures on the M55. The […]

2 months ago
M6 northbound at Junction 32 Broughton Interchange shut due to crash

Highways England have announced the closure of Junction 32 on the M6 Northbound after a road traffic collision has occurred. Police have said the incident is a result of a […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement £1 million worth of routine repairs to M55 and M6 at Preston happening in June

There will be routine wear and tear repairs taking place on the M55 and M6 starting in June. The works, costing over £1 million will help to ensure drivers can […]

2 months ago
M6 bridge set to be repaired almost three years after lorry struck bridge between Junction 32-33

Picture released by police of the lorry on the M6 Road work is expected to start on Saturday April 17 almost three years after a crash on Turner’s Farm cattle bridge over the M6 north of Preston. A 50mph speed […]

4 months ago
Lorry driver airlifted to hospital and ‘stable’ after M6 crash with Junction 27 southbound ‘up and over’ closure still in place

One of the cars came to rest under the wheels of the lorry Pic: Ady Taylor Pictures show the aftermath of recovery work on the M6 after a major crash has shut the motorway. Three cars and a lorry were involved in the smash on the […]

6 months ago
Three lanes of M6 at Junction 31 reopen after crash

Vehicles being attended to on the M6 at Junction 31 Pic: Highways England Emergency services had closed three lanes of the M6 southbound at Preston. A crash between Junction 31A (Red Scar/Bluebell Way) and Junction 31 (Tickled Trout) saw traffic officers and police […]

7 months ago
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