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Motorway lane closure following two car incident

Emergency services closed one lane of the M65 after an incident involving two cars.

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WATCH: Hundreds of Wolves fans take over Chorley ahead of potential Championship-winning match

Up to 200 "boisterous" Wolverhampton Wanderers supporters enjoyed what could be a pre-title party this afternoon in Chorley.
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Crews were in attendance approximately 30 minutes

Two taken to hospital after two-car collision in Chorley

Two fire engines attended the scene of a car crash this morning in Chorley.

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Two fire engines attended the scene.

Delays after van fire on the M6

Firefighters were called to the scene after a van caught fire on the M6.

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A photo of the scene posted by Assistant Chief Constable Terry Woods.

M6 closed following "serious injury collision" involving car and lorry

The M6 was closed this afternoon following a two-vehicle collision.
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The site is between Hardwicke Street and Penny Street

Changes tabled for Preston car park plan

Controversial council plans for a city centre car park have been tweaked and will return before Preston’s planning committee next week.

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Aston Martin Vantage

First drive: Aston Martin Vantage

Could this really be the much-loved British brand's Porsche 911 beater? Rebecca Chaplin heads to Portugal to see if it lives up to the hype.
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Speed limits are set for a reason

Half of drivers think speeding is acceptable, poll finds

Half of drivers (50%) think it is acceptable to break speed limits, new research suggests.

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Blackpool North station

Here's what a Northern director had to say when confronted about yet 'another cancelled train'

A regional director at Northern Rail, which operates the trains running out of Blackpool, appeared to blame delays in the electrification work between the resort’s North station and Preston for trains being cancelled.
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Blackpool North station earlier this week

Rail minister blames delay on electrification work on bad weather and two specialist trains that broke down and CRASHED

Rail minister Jo Johnson said he was ‘disappointed’ with the delay on work, which was blamed on a ‘combination of bad weather and technical glitches’, including a breakdown on a specialist wiring train – with another wiring train involved in a road smash.
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Temporary traffic lights were removed on Wednesday

Temporary traffic lights that caused chaos under Devonshire Road railway bridge axed as council claims they were there without permission

Temporary traffic lights under the railway bridge in Devonshire Road, North Shore, were removed on the orders of the council, which yesterday claimed they were put up without permission.
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The accident happened during Friday's rush hour

Delays after accident on M6

Delays have been reported on the southbound M6 this morning following an accident.
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Police say he suffered multiple serious injuries and was taken to Aintree Hospital, where he later died.

APPEAL: Fatal crash in Lancashire

A motorcyclist has died following a collision on a road in Ormskirk, say police.

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Delays after crash on M65

Delays after crash on M65

Delays have been reported on the M65 following a three-car crash.
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The work ongoing at Blackpool North train station

Anger over rail delays lead to calls for clarity as bosses slam 'unfounded' rumours

MPs called for clarity over the progress on the huge rail upgrade project linking the resort to Preston and beyond.
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Virgin Pendolino

Extra trains will link Preston to London

Preston is on track for 35 extra train services to London from next month.

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The 'Macmillan Minion' is Benidorm-bound for cancer research

A team of four are raising vital money for charity by driving more than 1,400 miles to Spain in their cartoon character-inspired banger.
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The 19th Chipping Steam Fair, which took place last year

It's full steam ahead for the 20th anniversary Chipping Steam Fair

Organisers are pulling out all the stops ahead of the 20th anniversary of the Chipping Steam Fair.

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Potholes are worse than ever after this winter

Pothole breakdowns soar following harsh winter weather

The harsh winter led to one of the worst three-month periods for pothole-related breakdowns, new figures show.

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A Southwest Airlines plane sits on the runway at the Philadelphia International Airport after it made an emergency landing

What happens when a plane window is smashed?

The death of a passenger on a US airliner shows the potentially serious consequences of a damaged plane window.

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