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Preston station’s historic glazing gets modern replacement

The front of Preston Station Pic: Donna Clifford A major restoration project on Preston railway station’s glazed frontage is complete. The £600,000 Great North Rail Project investment has seen the north side of the 140-year-old station transformed with […]

1 month ago
Lytham Road has reopened nearly two months late after rail bridge works

Lytham Road bridge back open to traffic Pic: Blog Preston The road under a railway bridge in Fulwood has reopened. Lytham Road has been shut since late-February. Network Rail needed to complete waterproofing and structural repairs to the bridge. The […]

1 year ago
Warning to rail travellers heading south from Preston this summer

Network Rail has warned passengers heading south on the West Coast Mainline this summer to plan ahead and expect delays. Maintenance work at Acton Grange, near Warrington, means the line […]

1 year ago
Lytham Road closure to continue as bridge works hit by further delay

Closure signs have been amended with a May closure date Pic: Blog Preston Lytham Road will remain closed until May after further delays to the maintenance work. Network Rail closed the road at the end of February to carry out essential repairs to […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lytham Road railway bridge will stay shut for another three weeks

Lytham Road will see closures and diversions Pic: Google The road under Lytham Road railway bridge will remain closed until April 18. Network Rail are carrying out waterproofing and structural repairs. The road, which cuts through under the railway, […]

2 years ago
Lea Road delays expected due to railway bridge works

Lea Road will be reduced to one lane Pic: Great North Rail Project Motorists in Lea are being warned of delays due to work on a railway bridge. The Great North Rail Project has warned that Lea Road has been reduced to a […]

2 years ago
Lytham Road to be shut for railway bridge works

Lytham Road will see closures and diversions Pic: Google Lytham Road will see closures and diversions Pic: Google A key cut-through route in Fulwood is to be shut for nearly a month next year. Lytham Road where it goes […]

2 years ago
Preston to Manchester rail line to close for nine days this summer

A wiring train between Preston and Manchester Pic: Network Rail A wiring train between Preston and Manchester Pic: Network Rail Preston to Manchester is not a journey you will be able to do by train for nine days during the […]

2 years ago
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