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Preston, M6, M61 and M55 gridlocked by holidaymaker traffic and crashes

Current state of Preston and surrounding area's roads. Pic: @twiteringgoose Many roads in and out of Preston are currently at a stand-still or slow moving. This is due to a three-vehicle car crash earlier today on the M6 between Junctions […]

2 weeks ago
M6 delays at Preston of more than an hour due to three-vehicle crash

Current traffic on M6 northbound. Pic: Motorway traffic cameras There are delays on the M6 northbound between J31A (Preston East, Longridge) and J32 due to a collision. The motorway filled with sunseekers heading to Blackpool and the Lake District […]

2 weeks ago
Waterproofing roadworks on M6 Whittingham Lane northbound

More roadworks announced on the M6 Motorway north of Preston. As part of the Highways Agency’s ongoing programme of roadworks to maintain England’s strategic road network works are due to […]

7 years ago
55th Birthday of Britain’s first motorway which opened in Preston in 1958

Today, 5th December 2013, is the 55th birthday of the first British motorway which was opened in Preston in 1958 by The Rt. Hon. Harold Macmillan, M.P., the current Prime […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Serious road traffic collision on M6 North near Preston: Police appeal for witnesses

  Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man was seriously injured in a road traffic collision on the M6 northbound last night (Monday 4 February). The collision […]

8 years ago
Snow disruption in Lancashire

Heavy snowfall is caused huge disruption to some of Lancashire’s motorways overnight. The M65, M58 and in particular M6 motorways were affected with drivers being stuck for hours on the […]

8 years ago
Police appeal following fatal collision on the M6 at Preston

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision on the M6. The incident happened at around 11:00am this morning (24th October) on the northbound carriage way just […]

9 years ago
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