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Greener rail commuting headed to Preston and the North West

Preston Station Pic: Donna Clifford The government have announced a £78m plan to electrify a section of the North West’s rail network, which will boost potential for green commuting across Preston and the North West. […]

3 weeks ago
Preston Bus scraps exact fare policy following customer feedback

Preston Bus is making timetable changes to a number of services Pic: Ian Simpson Preston Bus has announced a range of new improvements to its service to help encourage passengers post-lockdown. Beginning Monday 26 July, Preston Bus is permanently scrapping its exact fare policy […]

2 months ago
Parts of the M65 at Bamber Bridge still closed due to oil spill in the carriageway

Preston Police have taken to twitter to warn people that due to yesterday’s oil spill on part of the M65, the motorway is still closed in both directions. The road […]

3 months ago
Lancashire Hen Harrier migrated 1,000 miles to Spain two winters in a row

A hen harrier named Apollo has become the first Lancashire bird to migrate over 1,000 miles to Spain. The two-year-old bird has spent the past two winter in sunnier climes. […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement South Ribble Police respond to concerns about Worden Park visits

Worden Park on a frosty morning Pic: Tim Watts South Ribble Police posted on Facebook about their concerns of the public visiting Worden Park, Leyland. Residents have made the police aware of non-locals visiting the area, especially during weekends. […]

8 months ago
Storm Christoph causes flooding on the rail line between Leyland and Bolton

A Northern train service at Preston Station Pic: darrener24d National Rail have taken to social media to warn commuters of the disruption caused by Storm Cristoph. Heavy rain has flooded the railway between Leyland and Bolton. Buses have been […]

8 months ago
Major changes planned to Ringway and Friargate in Preston city centre

More details about a scheme to improve pedestrian and cycle access and public transport journey times in and out of Preston city centre have been revealed. In March, Lancashire County […]

9 months ago
Crash on M6 close to Junction 31 northbound cleared but delays remain

This morning (Friday, 13 November) traffic was built up from the Blacow Bridge Interchange (M61) to Junction 31 (M60, Preston, Blackburn and Clitheroe) for the A59, after a collision occurred. […]

10 months ago
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