Delays after lock-on protest at Cuadrilla

A contraflow has been put in place outside the Cuadrilla fracking site this morning following a lock-on protest, say police.

Wednesday, 26th July 2017, 8:33 am
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 1:06 pm
A lock-on protest is taking place on Preston New Road

Four women are believed to be locked-on outside the site on Preston New Road.

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Traffic is reported to be "heavy".

A police spokesman said: "A group of women are locked-on outside the site. Traffic does appear to be moving at the moment."

Drivers are advised to expect disruption and seek an alternative route if possible.