M55 reopens eastbound near Preston after car flips down embankment

A motorway near Preston has been reopened after a serious crash. It is understood a car has turned onto its roof between Junction 3 (Kirkham) and Junction 1 of the M55 and […]

9 years ago
M6 Broughton interchange roadworks: Motorists reminded of overnight closure

Tailback on the M6 at Preston Overnight closures of the M6 Junction 32 are continuing this weekend as part of a £7 million roadworks scheme. The Highways Agency have advised motorists to allow extra time as […]

10 years ago
Preston motorway delays: M55 re-opened after serious accident near Junction 3

The M55 westbound entry slip road from the M6 at Preston has re-opened after a serious accident The westbound stretch between junction 1 and 3 was closed from around 6.30pm until 9.15pm. […]

10 years ago
Man in hospital after firing crossbow on Preston motorway

A man is in a stable condition at Royal Preston Hospital after suffering a serious head injury when firing a crossbow. The incident happened around 3.30am on Tuesday on the […]

10 years ago
Four events for Prestonians to see new M55 link road plan

Route of the proposed link road © Crown copyright. Lancashire County Council. Licence No. 100023320 2004 Consultation on a proposed link road between the M55 and the west of Preston has begun. Four events are being held in Lea, Ingol, Fulwood and Ashton for local residents […]

10 years ago
M6 Junction 32 roadworks: Overnight closures until November announced

Tailback on the M6 at Preston Overnight closures and lane closures are due to begin from Friday as the M6 roadworks at Broughton continue. A £7 million project to widen the northbound M6 at Junction 32 […]

10 years ago
Broughton bypass: Plans to go on display at consultation events as Lancashire County Council moves forward with relief road

A proposed route for the bypass at Broughton A relief road to cut congestion at a Preston traffic hotspot is back on the table. Plans for the Broughton bypass will be on display in Goosnargh, Fulwood and Broughton […]

11 years ago
June start for Broughton roundabout roadworks

Traffic at the Broughton roundabout is often backed up due to congestion on the A6 June is set to see months of roadworks at one of the city’s busiest junctions. A £2.6 million scheme to tackle congestion at the Broughton roundabout will finally begin but […]

11 years ago
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