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Rail replacement buses teed up for rail strike day

Northern Trains has warned passengers travelling next Friday they may face using rail replacement buses.

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Traffic is reported to be slow in both directions betweenMoss House Lane and Plumpton Lane.

Delays on Preston New Road due to demonstration

Delays are reported around the Cuadrilla site on Preston New Road due to a demonstration.

Transport
Officers are warning drivers to approach the slip road to the M58 at junction 26 with caution.
Pic: Motorway Cameras

Broken down vehicle on northbound M6

A vehicle has broken down in a live lane on the northbound M6, say NW Motorway Police.

Transport
An earlier picture of ducks taken on the campus by Lancaster SU
PIC: Lancaster Uni SU

Traffic slow on major Lancaster road as ducks use zebra crossing

Drivers in Lancaster are being urged to drive with care after reports of ducklings on a major road leading into the city centre.

Transport
The lane was closed for around one hour.
Pic: Highways England

UPDATE: Van fire closes one lane on M6

A lane was closed on the southbound M6 following a vehicle fire, say Highways England.
Transport

Grandma and girl kicked off bus for having...a pot of paint

A grandma and her four-year-old granddaughter were kicked off a bus and threatened with the police – for having a tin of paint.

News
Northern services will be disrupted

Passengers warned to expect disruption ahead of third Northern Rail strike

More disruption is expected on rail services across Lancashire when guards stage a third walkout.

Transport
The scene at junction 28 after the crash

UPDATE: Man taken to hospital with serious injuries after 10 vehicle smash

One man was taken to hospital with "serious" injuries following a 10 vehicle smash on the northbound M6.
Preston
Firefighters were called to make the scene safe
Pic: Googlemaps

Firefighters called to two-car crash in central Lancaster

Firefighters were called to a collision in central Lancaster last night after a two car crash, say fire services.

Lancaster
Scene on the M6 tonight

UPDATE: M6 closed after multi vehicle crash

The M6 was shut northbound at junction 28 following a multi-vehicle accident earlier this evening.

Transport

SPEED KILLS: Motorists captured driving at dangerous speeds in Preston

Lancashire Road Police have released shocking dash-cam footage, tagged with the warning 'speed kills', after they caught two motorists speeding in Preston.

Preston

New Hall Lane collision causes long delays

Fire crew were called in to free one person from a vehicle following  a road traffic accident on New Hall Lane, Preston.
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Highways England are currently attending
(Pic: Highways England)

Warning: Debris on southbound M6

Drivers on the M6 are being warned of debris on the road by North West Motorway Police.

Transport
Car overturns on country lane

Car overturns on country lane

One person escaped with what are believed to be only minor injuries after a car overturned and smashed into a lamp post.

Transport
Two seriously injured as collision blocks busy main road

Two seriously injured as collision blocks busy main road

Two people were taken to hospital with “serious” injuries following a collision on the A59 near Tarleton.

Transport
Broughton bypass construction work continues.

City road closures planned as part of Bypass works

Road closures in Preston are planned for next week, as part of the latest stages of work on the Broughton Bypass.

Your lancashire
Trespass reports have nearly doubled since 2011

Children putting their lives in danger trespassing on railway

Nearly 200 potentially deadly trespass incidents were reported on the railways around Blackpool and Preston last year.
Crime
Witness appeal after hit and run

Witness appeal after hit and run

Police have issued an appeal to trace a pedestrian who witnessed a hit and run collision which left a cyclist with a broken arm

Transport
Motorway partially closed after early morning smash

Motorway partially closed after early morning smash

Part of the M61 was closed for more than an hour this morning following a collision involving at least two vehicles.

Transport
Traffic is predicted to be heavy on the M55 over the bank holiday weekend

M55 named one of the worst for bank holiday traffic

The motorway running from Preston to Blackpool has been named one of the worst holiday traffic jam hotspots.

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