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Readers hit back at plans to reduce traffic

A plan to solve Preston’s traffic problems has sparked a huge reaction from our readers.

Preston
Police are appealing for witnesses after a crash on the promenade.

Appeal after pedestrian injured on zebra crossing in Morecambe

Police are appealing for witnesses after a pedestrian pushing a bike was injured in a crash.

Transport
Drivers on this route should expect delays

One lane closed after accident on M6 Northbound (Junctions 36-37)

Traffic heading northbound on the M6 towards Cumbria can expect delays this morning due to an earlier accident.

Transport
The incident was reported to police at around 6am this morning

UPDATE: Elderly man who was walking on motorway escorted to safety by police

Police have escorted an elderly man who was walking on the hard shoulder of the M6 to safety.
Transport
UPDATE: Elderly man dies after being hit by Mini

UPDATE: Elderly man dies after being hit by Mini

A 90-year-old pensioner has died hospital after being hit by a car in South Ribble.

News
LANCASTER and MORECAMBE  31-10-16  - ROAD OPEN
The first motorists drive on the newly opened Bay Gateway, the new M6 link road, Heysham, developed by Costain.

Section of M6 to stay closed for roadworks

A busy section of the M6 will have one lane and its hard shoulder closed for most of spring 2017.

Lancaster
Elderly man suffers bleed on brain after being hit by transit van

Elderly man suffers bleed on brain after being hit by transit van

A 74-year-old man has suffered a bleed on the brain after being hit by a transit van.

News
Huge barn blaze being treated as arson

Huge barn blaze being treated as arson

A huge barn fire which took fire crew more than nine hours is extinguish, is being treated as arson by police.

Longridge
A 'serious fire' has closed a road in Ribchester

'Serious fire' closes road

A 'serious fire' has closed a Lancashire street in both directions - forcing a detour.

Longridge
Biker hurt in Blackpool crash

Biker hurt in Blackpool crash

A biker has been injured in a road collision in Blackpool.

News
Car fire on M6 southbound near junction 31.

Woman escapes car blaze which halted M6

A woman was able to get out of her car before it burst into flames on the M6.

Preston
Strand Road in Preston has been named as one of the most congested in Lancashire.
Traffic on Strand Road.  PIC BY ROB LOCK
28-8-2015

Four major road projects to ease city congestion

Four major traffic projects around Preston could help to save the city’s businesses millions of pounds a year.

News
Police have named Qaisar Abbas.

LATEST: Man who died following collision close to the M65 is named

Police have confirmed that the father of four killed in yesterday's crash near the M65 was Qaisar Abbas of Halifax Road, Brierfield.
Transport
A number of accidents have been reported on the M6 this morning.

Accidents on M6 Southbound causing delays

There have been a number of accidents this morning (Friday, 2 December) affecting Southbound traffic on the M6 around the Wigan and Cheshire areas.

Transport
Police have launched their annual drink-drive campaign

Morning after drink drive message

The devastating consequences of drink driving will be highlighted as part of a county-wide campaign being launched this week.

Crime
The scene of the collapsed subway this morning

Commuter chaos as station evacuated

Work has begun to clear up the area after the wall of a disused subway collapsed at Wigan North Western station.

News
Bus services are being subsidised for another year

£2m set aside for bus routes

County Hall looks set to spend £2m to carry on providing subsidised bus services for another year.

Transport
A crashed car.

Thousands show Drive For Justice campaign support

Almost 2,500 people have signed a petition lobbying for stiffer punishments for those who kill or seriously injure on our roads.

Crime
A serious accident on shuttleworth hall link road is causing delays on the M65.

UPDATE: Man airlifted to Royal Preston Hospital with serious injuries following road accident

A driver has been airlifted to Royal Preston Hospital with serious injuries following a multi-vehicle crash this morning.
Transport
Chris Grayling

Road repair fund to fill thousands of potholes

Transport chiefs on the Fylde coast will get money to repair thousands of potholes over the next year.

Transport
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