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Terrifying footage shows driver going the wrong way down M55

The car was seen going the wrong way down the motorway A driver has been filmed driving the wrong way down the M55 near Preston. The incident happened on Sunday 13 January when traffic was travelling westbound between Junction 1, Broughton, […]

3 years ago
Benefits of City Deal are felt in first year

Lord Heseltine will speak as part of a panel discussing the City Deal The £370m Preston, South Ribble and Lancashire City Deal, designed to invest in the city’s infrastructure including roads, transport and job growth has seen benefits in its first year. The […]

6 years ago
Changes to be trialed for Penwortham flyover to reduce congestion

Lancashire County Council is to trial a new layout on the Penwortham flyover in an attempt to ease congestion. The road towards Preston docks will now feature cones and signals […]

6 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
Advertisement Advertisement Fallen branch blocks city centre road

A large section of a tree on the corner of Lord Street and Lancaster Road in Preston came down just before 5pm yesterday evening. The large branch hit the pavement […]

7 years ago
Preston motorists told to expect more roadwork disruption

Starting on 13 July and expected to continue until at least 27 July 2014 surface dressing will mean road closures and partial closures in and around the city. The following […]

7 years ago
Bus diversions as Preston prepares for Carnival

Various routes in and around Preston City Centre will be closed from 11am on Sunday 29 June, to allow for the Caribbean Carnival procession. Preston Bus tell us the roads […]

7 years ago
Council begin ground testing ahead of major new construction at Preston

City Deal map Tests begin Monday 23 June in preparation for new distributor roads around Preston. Lancashire County Council will be using a drilling rig to investigate the land on which several new […]

7 years ago
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