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‘Absolute chaos’ predicted for Preston if bus lane goes ahead

The route on New Hall Lane A councillor who wants to drive out plans for a new bus lane in Preston has predicted that it will cause “absolute chaos” if it goes ahead – but has […]

1 month ago
Petition launched by councillor to scrap New Hall Lane bus lane

The route on New Hall Lane A councillor has urged highways bosses to ditch plans for a new bus lane on a busy route into Preston – warning that it will have “far-reaching consequences” for the […]

2 months ago
New Hall Lane bus lane is approved despite concerns over ‘narrow road’

The new bus lane would run towards the city centre for a section of New Hall Lane Pic: Google Proposals for a ‘temporary trial’ of a new bus lane in New Hall Lane have been dismissed. Lancashire County Council’s cabinet approved pressing ahead with the stretch of bus-only road […]

2 months ago
Man charged after Fishwick cross-Channel small boats raid

A man being led away after the raid in Fishwick Pic: NCA A man is due to appear in court after being charged with organising cross-Channel small boat crossings. National Crime Agency officers raided a property in Stefano Road in Fishwick during […]

2 months ago
Small boats crossing arrest made in Fishwick as National Crime Agency raid property

National Crime Agency officers storm the property in Stefano Road Pic: NCA A 38-year-old man has been arrested during an immigration raid on Sunday morning in Fishwick. National Crime Agency officers say the man, arrested in the Stefano Road area, off New […]

2 months ago
Fresh Fishwick fly-tipping as council investigation continues

Fly-tipping on Dundonald Street has returned Pic: Karen Greaves Severe fly-tipping has taken place again on a street in Fishwick. Dundonald Street, off New Hall Lane, was targeted as a dumping ground and despite recent clean-up efforts has been […]

3 months ago
One-in-a-million rifle shot left Preston man without an eye

Mr Fewery wearing black out lens A man from Preston has told of how he was left needing to wear a black out lens after being shot in the eye in a freak accident.  Since that […]

3 months ago
‘Serious health hazard’ of persistent fly-tipping off New Hall Lane

The mountain of rubbish in Dundonald Street Pic: Karen Greaves/Blog Preston Mattresses, rotting fruit and vegetables and rubbish have been left on a side street off New Hall Lane for the last two weeks. Preston City Council says it is taking […]

4 months ago
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