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Preston roads flooded after heavy rain

A busy Preston junction has flooded after this afternoon's rain.

Transport
Road closure on Watling Street Road from Albert Road to Sharoe Green Lane.

Road closures after building collapses

One main road and two sides roads in Preston are off limits following the collapse of building renovation work.

Transport
Police say apassing paramedic stopped to help the injured motorcyclist.

Motorcyclist collides with van in Lancaster

A busy road in Lancaster was closed this morning after a motorcyclist went under a van, say police.

Transport
£7m a year battle to fix Lancashire’s potholes

£7m a year battle to fix Lancashire’s potholes

More than £7m a year is being spent repairing Lancashire’s pothole riddled roads.

Transport
Emergency services were called out to the scene of the accident at the busy junction

Police appeal for help after motorcyclist crash in Walton-le-Dale

Police have appealed for the public's help in finding out how a motorcyclist crashed at a busy junction in Walton-le-Dale which left him fighting for his life.
Transport
Many would like to see tougher action against those who cycle aggressively

Tougher penalties backed for those who break rules of the road, survey shows

Four out of five people would back tougher penalties for all road users, including cyclists, who break the rules of the road, a new study shows.

Transport

Accident on M6 near Preston fifth worst for queues and delays

Drivers travelling on the M6 near Preston suffered one of the worst traffic hold-ups across the whole country, experts have revealed.
Transport
Traffic jams on the UK's major roads could reach a peak next month

Traffic jams on major roads expected to hit peak in November

Traffic jams on the UK's major roads could reach a peak next month, new figures show.

Transport
Fears rail replacement bus service will clog up Preston’s busy roads

Fears rail replacement bus service will clog up Preston’s busy roads

It is already a city strangled by traffic.

Transport
Motorcyclist seriously injured in road accident

Motorcyclist seriously injured in road accident

A busy Preston road was closed this evening following a serious accident involving a motorcyclist.

Transport

GALLOWAY'S APPEAL: The challenges of getting on a bus

Getting the bus when you can hardly see is a daunting task.
News
Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the accident to come forward

APPEAL: Penwortham cyclist suffers head injuries in crash

A cyclist was taken to hospital with head injuries after he was involved in a collision with a car in Penwortham, say police.

Transport
Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward

APPEAL: Teenage cyclist suffers facial injuries in Preston crash

Police have launched an appeal after a teenage cyclist suffered facial injuries following a collision with a car in Preston.

Transport
The cyclist was involved in a collision at the junction of Liverpool Road and Kingsway

Cyclist suffers serious injuries in Penwortham crash

A cyclist was taken to hospital with "serious" injuries following a collision with a car in Penwortham, say police.

Transport
The GLC model is one of many affected

Air bag concerns force Mercedes-Benz recall

Hundreds of thousands of Mercedes-Benz cars in the UK are being recalled over air bag concerns.
Transport
Rivington Services

Revealed: The best and worst motorway service areas

Transport Focus surveyed customers at England's 112 motorway service areas.

Transport
A man has died in an accident on the M6.

Man, 65, dies after M6 smash

A man has died following a two-vehicle smash on the M6 motorway.

Crime
Lune Street will become two-way

Work starts to free up city bottleneck

Work has begun on uncorking a notorious bottleneck in Preston city centre.

News
Stolen car crashes into bus

Stolen car crashes into bus

Police are searching for two people after a stolen car smashed into a bus in Preston this morning.

Crime
Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

In a split second, someone’s life can be changed forever.

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