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Longridge Road roadworks causing delays

Longridge Road on a clearer day Pic: Google Two sets of roadworks in Longridge Road are causing delays for commuters. A first set in Ribbleton near Tesco see United Utilities repairing a sewer. These are due to finish […]

3 years ago
Whittingham burst water main investigated by United Utilities engineers

A section of Whittingham Lane, between Church Lane and Cumeragh Lane has a burst water main Pic: Google Engineers for United Utilities are assessing whether they need to close a rural road. Lancashire Police said on Wednesday afternoon there is a burst water main off Whittingham Lane in […]

3 years ago
Grimsargh Wetlands homes plan due for approval to avoid lengthy planning appeal battle

How the Grimsargh Wetlands may look once the nature reserve is created Twelves new homes due to lead to the preservation of a ‘haven for wildlife’ in Grimsargh are set for approval. Previously rejected by Preston City Council the proposal from United […]

3 years ago
Grimsargh Wetlands plans lodged once again by United Utilities

A view of the reservoirs in Grimsargh A multi-million pound scheme to secure the future of three former reservoirs as a nature reserve has been resubmitted. United Utilities wants to build 12 homes in Preston Road, Grimsargh, […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Curlew numbers rise at Grimsargh Wetlands as United Utilities to appeal council decision

Curlew in flight near Preston Pic: Joe Hayhurst Wetlands in Grimsargh have seen a record number of roosting curlew birds this Spring. The land, which is due to be given over by United Utilities to the village, includes […]

3 years ago
Penwortham water leak: Homes have supplies back on

Margaret Road in Penwortham Pic: Google A number of homes in Penwortham are spending the evening without water supplies. United Utilities engineers have been in Margaret Road since 2pm on Tuesday attempting to fix a leak. […]

4 years ago
Roadworks cause A59 gridlock near Preston

Queues on the A59 near the San Marco restaurant Pic: Andy Hilbert Commuters heading home from Preston on the A59 towards Longton and beyond have been facing hour-long delays due to roadworks. United Utilities have put temporary traffic lights in place while […]

4 years ago
Preston flooding: United Utilities suspend water rates for flood hit homes and businesses

Flooded offices in Walton-le-Dale Preston and Lancashire households affected by flooding during and since Boxing Day are to receive a boost from United Utilities. The water firm has suspended all charges to homes and businesses […]

4 years ago
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