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‘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
Lancashire County Council urges residents to walk and cycle under new initiative

A cyclist in Avenham Park Pic: Paul Melling A new council initiative to boost physical activity aims to increase the number of Lancashire residents walking and cycling by 10 per cent. Lancashire County Council and Blackpool Council have […]

2 months ago
Preston joins bid to house Great British Railways headquarters

The front of Preston Station Pic: Donna Clifford Preston has joined a government competition that will see the city compete to be the home of the Great British Railways HQ. Lancashire County Council has led the bid by […]

2 months ago
Prestonian pair on the way to Poland-Ukraine border to help those displaced by conflict

Two Prestonians are driving to Medyka on the Polish-Ukrainian border to help transport those who have been displaced by the conflict to different areas in Europe. Paul Lord and Darren […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement South Ribble Scouts to visit South Korea for World Jamboree

Six South Ribble teenagers will join 3,228 UK Scouts at a global adventure festival in South Korea next year. South Ribble Scouts Charlotte, 16, Henry, 15, Eoghan, 12, Millie, 14, […]

2 months ago
Road in Larches closed for utility works with buses diverted

Greaves Town Lane where the collision is said to have taken place Pic: Google Lancashire County Council has closed Greaves Town Lane in the Larches for utility repairs and maintenance works. The road was closed from 9am Monday 14 February and will remain shut […]

3 months ago
Car travelling wrong way on M6 at Preston caused traffic chaos this morning

Overnight the M6 was closed causing traffic delays, and Lancashire Police have taken to social media to let people know why. The M6 Northbound has now been reopened between J31A […]

3 months ago
Preston Bus announces February service changes

A 23 service in operation by Preston Bus during lockdown Pic: Colin Ward Preston Bus will next month run a range of services less frequently in response to the ongoing national driver shortage. From 7 February 2022, services 6, 8, 19, 23, 31, […]

4 months ago
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