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‘Deliberate’ damage to Collins Road pavement in Bamber Bridge means more work needed

Work on Collins Road. Credit: Blog Preston Deliberate damage to so-called “improved” pavement on a Bamber Bridge road means that further work will need to be carried out. Work had been done in June to improve the […]

2 weeks ago
Preston’s tenth bus lane planned for Ribbleton Lane

Ribbleton Avenue Highways bosses are considering the creation of another new bus lane in Preston ‚Äď a move that would bring the total number of bus-only zones in the city to 10. […]

3 weeks ago
Parking restrictions on Walton Summit to keep bus passengers safe

One of the bus stop laybys to be removed and replaced with a bus stop clearway A series of parking restrictions are to be introduced around an industrial area of South Ribble in order to ensure the safety of bus passengers. Lancashire County Council highways bosses […]

3 weeks ago
Corporation Street bus gate fines are now being issued

The bus gate in Corporation Street Pic: Blog Preston Motorists driving in the Corporation Street bus gate are to be fined from today. Lancashire County Council has confirmed the warning letters will stop and those using the bus-only section […]

3 weeks ago
State of Preston’s streets likely to remain top priority for residents

A pothole in Blackbull Lane, Fulwood Pic: FixMyStreet The politicians who want to be Preston‚Äôs next MP have been challenged by a member of the public about how they would deal with the state of the city‚Äôs roads. […]

3 weeks ago
Designs for exciting new Longridge events space to be produced

Ideas for Towneley Garden Design ideas for a new landscaped¬†events space in a Ribble Valley town are to be produced this summer, after borough councillors backed an initial ¬£10,000 contract for work by a […]

3 weeks ago
Physical and mental illness causing stubbornly high absence rate at Lancashire County Council

County Hall in Preston. Pic: Blog Preston A raft of physical and mental illnesses are causing a stubbornly high sickness absence rate at Lancashire County Council, cabinet members have been told. The number of workers needing medical […]

3 weeks ago
Some of Lancashire’s oldest traffic lights set to be replaced

County Hall in Preston. Pic: Blog Preston Some of Lancashire‚Äôs oldest traffic lights could be prevented from sudden failure after a successful bid for government cash. Lancashire County Council has been handed a ¬£234,000 grant from the […]

4 weeks ago
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