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M55 near Preston reopens after incident causes tailbacks

Tailbacks on the M55 Pic: Anthony New The M55 near Preston has reopened after an incident caused tailbacks. There were closures on both sides of the motorway, between junction 1 at Broughton roundabout and junction 3 at […]

2 months 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
Appeal following road rage attack just off M55 near Kirkham

Lancashire Police are appealing for information on a road rage attack that happened on the M55 in Greenhalgh over the weekend. Police were called around 6.55pm on Sunday 23 May […]

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
New bird’s eye footage shows progress on Preston Western Distributor

The Preston Western Distributor Facebook page have shared new drone footage of the projects progress. Bird’s eye view footage shows the new road, set to be finished in 2023. The £200million road scheme […]

8 months ago
Man’s body found under motorway bridge near Broughton

M55 slip road Pic: Google A man’s body has been found under a motorway bridge near Broughton. LancsLive report that police confirmed the news earlier today (Sunday 8 November). Police were called to the eastbound […]

9 months ago
Two arrested following death of motorcyclist in M55 collision

Two people have been arrested after a motorcyclist died following a collision on the M55 motorway. The crash happened at 9pm on Sunday (September 6th) when an Audi A4 collided […]

11 months ago
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