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Temporary lights in Lea Road as work continues on the railway this weekend

Temporary traffic lights will be in place in Lea Road, Lea, from 11pm tonight (Saturday) till 6am on Monday morning. Traffic under the railway bridge will be reduced to a […]

2 years ago
Disruption to rail services as drainage works get underway

Drainage works on the Preston to Blackpool line Pic: Network Rail Passengers are being advised to plan their journeys and check before they travel as the final phase of drainage improvements […]

3 years ago
Police appeal after racist abuse on train from Preston

British Transport Police are asking for the public to help following a recent incident where a number of rail passengers were subjected to a barrage of racist abuse. The incident […]

8 years ago
Colin Dickinson At The Preston Historical Society

At the meeting of the Preston Historical Society held on Monday 4th March, members and guests were presented with a superb talk and photographic slide show of the once ubiquitous […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Essential rail works over the weekend in Preston

  Preston residents have been warned to expect noise and disruption due to rail track improvement works over the weekend. Network Rail has sent out letters to Preston households informing […]

8 years ago
Vicars Bridge. Demolition of the redundant railway bridge

Not standing for much longer: The view across Vicars Bridge Vicars Bridge, so called because the route leads to a vicarage, is facing demolition. The much delayed removal of the bridge is finally going ahead this weekend I am told. […]

8 years ago
David Hindle book signing 19 October

Meet David Hindle who wil be signing copies of his latest book David’s new book, Victorian Preston and the Whittingham Hospital Railway, known as the ‘nurses special’, explores not only […]

9 years ago
Ribble Steam Railway diesel weekend

A great family weekend out in Preston. This weekend at the Ribble Steam Railway and Museum on the docks at Preston will be the one weekend of the year when […]

9 years ago
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