Man dies after motorway collision

A man has died after being involved in a collision on the M6 near Preston.


Motorway lane closure causes rush hour delays

Lane two of the M61 northbound between junction 9 and the M6 has been closed following an accident between an Audi A6 and a Mini.

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Two cut free from car

Two cut free from car

Two people had to be cut free from the wreckage of a car following a collision early today.

Campaigners say the movement of nuclear weapons around the country could put thousands at risk.

Is Lancashire ‘at risk of nuclear contamination’?

Nuclear convoys carrying warheads routinely drive on the M6. If one crashed, or was attacked by terrorists, more than 260,000 people could be in danger of contamination, according to a new report.

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Dylan  Crossey

Your tributes to Dylan Crossey

Tributes have flooded in online for Dylan Crossey who was killed after being knocked off his bike on Friday night.
Dylan Crossey

Family’s tributes to football-loving Dylan Crossey

A talented young amateur footballer who was killed when he was knocked off his bike had dreams of turning professional, his heartbroken family have revealed.

Crash on M61 near Chorley

UPDATE: Car traced after officer hurt in motorway chase

A vehicle involved in a motorway chase, which left a police car overturned, has been traced.

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Delays on the M6

‘Severe delays’ on M6

Motorists were being warned to expect disruption after “severe delays” on the M6 on Monday morning.

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Junction of Chapel Lane and Poplar Drive, Coppull. Picture: Google

Driver sought after crash with cyclist

Police are urging a driver to come forward after a teenage cyclist was hit by a car.

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The sewage roadworks with temporary lights near Grasshoppers, which have been causing hell for commuters, on Tom Benson Way

Commuters’ frustration as roadworks extended for a second time

ANOTHER hold-up has hit commuters in the north of Preston, with ongoing roadworks being delayed for a second time.

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Motorway chaos after collision blocks carriageway

Motorway chaos after collision blocks carriageway

Drivers on three motorways suffered rush hour delays this morning when part of the M65 near Preston was blocked by a collision.

GET COMFY:  Chay Currie, Chris Worden and Terri Ann test out the seating

Your chance to decide future of rail travel

For some commuters just getting a seat on the train is a luxury.

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UPDATE: Motorway reopens after serious crash

The M61 has now fully reopened after a serious car crash.


TIMELAPSE VIDEO: Work complete at Chorley train station

Passengers and neighbours have been thanked for their patience during big improvement works at Chorley train station.

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VALUE: Elisabeth Tasker, MD of Stagecoach Merseyside and South Lancashire

Stagecoach reveals new ticket prices and changes to some services in Lancashire

Bus operator Stagecoach has announced price rises and changes to bus routes from this weekend.

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Greater delays on the roads

Average road journey delay time increases

Motorists experienced greater delays on the roads as journey times increased during the second quarter of 2016, according to data from the Department For Transport.

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UPDATED: M6 reopens in Lancashire after pedestrian hit by vehicle

The M6 southbound was blocked in Lancashire this afternoon after a “serious” traffic accident in which a teenage male was hit by a vehicle.

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A lorry parked in a residential area of Buckshaw Village

Fury as drivers use village as toilet stop

HGV drivers are causing concerns in a village by parking overnight and littering residential areas.

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Motorway closed after fatal crash

Motorway closed after fatal crash

A stretch of the motorway is closed after a crash in which one person has died.

Crash: The wreckage of a car after a collision in Wigan Road PICTURE: Lancs Road police

Driver cut from wreckage after car flips in late night collision

A driver was cut free from the wreckage of his car after a crash in Euxton, near Chorley.

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