‘Slow down’ posters, banners and stickers for Preston communities to halt speeding

Lancashire County Council has launched a resource pack with banners, bin stickers and hi-vis jackets to help encourage drivers to slow down. The packs urge drivers to ‘slow down, save […]

2 months ago
Driver caught speeding in Ingol with no hands on steering wheel

The police were out in force yesterday in Preston catching drivers who were not adhering to the rules. They caught someone on Tom Benson Way, which is a 40mph limit, […]

3 months ago
Queen Street speed sign mistake prompts drivers to go 50mph in 30 zone

Police today switched off a traffic sign displaying the incorrect speed on Preston’s Queen Street. This morning (Thursday 16 December), the remote control sign prompted road users to drive 50mph […]

5 months ago
Police tackle increased speeding on Preston’s roads as drivers urged ‘essential travel only’

Police have launched a campaign to tackle speeding in Preston after an increase in drivers flouting the limit during lockdown. Since motorists were asked to restrict journeys to essential travel […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Pedestrian injured in Garstang Road collision

A woman suffered head and hip injuries in a collision in Garstang Road last night. Emergency services were called to the junction with Ripon Street at around 6.30pm to reports […]

3 years ago
Penwortham man receives hoax speeding letter triggering police warning

A scam warning has been issued by Lancashire Police relating to fake speeding letters. Police say a man in Penwortham received a letter purporting to be a notice of intended […]

5 years ago
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