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What happened yesterday as M6 collision brought Preston to standstill

There were delays across Preston following an incident on the M6 Traffic in Preston was brought to a standstill yesterday (October 29) following a crash on the M6. There was […]

3 years ago
‘Eastway is stuffed’ – Preston reacts to three months of the Broughton Bypass

One of the first cars on the new road at Broughton Pic: LancsCityDeal One of the first cars on the new road at Broughton Pic: LancsCityDeal Preston motorists have given their views on whether the Broughton Bypass is working three months on. The […]

4 years ago
Human traffic lights return to Fishergate as Preston gridlocked once more

A stop-go man controls traffic in Lune Street Pic: Louise Hogg Motorists are reporting delays of up to an hour leaving Preston city centre car parks – and the human traffic lights have returned. Louise Hogg said it took an hour […]

5 years ago
Preston gridlocked: Shoppers trapped in St George’s Shopping Centre car park

Going nowhere from the St George's car park... Preston city centre is once again gridlocked as Bank Holiday shoppers try to make their escape. Motorists are reporting delays of more than hour trying to exit the St George’s […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston congestion city: How long do we spend stuck in traffic jams?

Traffic backed up on the Ringway Pic: Tony Worrall Drivers in Preston are spending slightly less time stuck in traffic compared to five years ago according to new data. The annual Traffic Index study shows the city is still […]

5 years ago
Preston city centre traffic problems see business group lobbying Lancashire County Council

The temporary human traffic light in action before Christmas Pic: Tony Worrall Preston businesses are lobbying road chiefs about the new layout in the city centre. Congestion down Fishergate and the surrounding roads has become a cause for concern. Preston Business Improvement […]

6 years ago
Gridlock city: Why has Preston’s peak-time traffic become so much worse recently?

Strand Road was bumper to bumper "as usual" according to Blog Preston readers Preston motorists have faced gridlock once more on the roads both in and outside the city. Congestion has seen cars backed up on routes through the city centre and the […]

7 years ago
Ashton roadworks: Roads closed for resurfacing

Lancashire County Council have announced plans to close roads in the Ashton-on-Ribble area of the city. The council says temporary prohibition is necessary to enable resurfacing works to be carried […]

7 years ago
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