Rail users in the north west hit by 24-hour strike

Rail travellers across the north west have been hit by train strikes as Northern employees walked-out in a dispute over the role of guards.

There will be picket lines at many stations

Rail strike to go ahead as union talks collapse

A rail strike on Friday will go ahead following a collapse in talks.
Two lanes were closed as a result of the accident
Pic: Highways England

One lane closed on northbound M6 after accident

One lane is closed following an accident on the northbound M6 say Highways England.
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.

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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.
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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.

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Five hurt in four vehicle smash

Five hurt in four vehicle smash

Five people have been taken to hospital after a four car pile-up blocked a busy road during the teatime rush hour.

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Knott End to Fleetwood ferry

Knott End ferry decision sparks anger

A decision to delay the launch of a new contract to run the trouble-hit Knott End to Fleetwood ferry until after May's county elections has caused a political storm.

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Fire crews rushed to the three-car crash on the M6.

Long delays around the north of Preston after three-car crash on M6

Heavy delays are still affecting the many areas of Preston after a crash between three cars on the M6 northbound.

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Motorists warned - average speed cameras are now live

Preston’s first average speed cameras are now live – motorists have been warned.

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RMT members on the picket line at Blackpool North last week

New rail strike announced for Grand National day

Rail Union RMT has confirmed further strike action by guards and driver members on Arriva Rail North over the introduction of Driver Only Operations.

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Roads were closed due to the April snowfall in Derbyshire in 2016

Snow warning issued for Lancashire

A weather warning for snow has been issued for Lancashire.

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The Fleetwood Knott End Ferry

Wyre Council to decide on new deal for Knott End ferry service

Mystery surrounds a secret meeting about the future of the Knott End to Fleetwood ferry.

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The occupants of the cars received minor injuries.

Police called to two-car smash on M6

Emergency services were called to a two-car smash on the southbound carriageway of the M6.
Celebrations at the opening of the Bay Gateway, the new M6 link road. From left, Coun Janice Hanson, coun John Fillis and leader of Lancashire County Council Jennifer Mein.

£23m boost unveiled for Lancashire’s roads

County Hall has pledged to look at preventing road problems rather than shelling out on repairs as highways bosses sign off new £23m spending plans.

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a fatal crash here.

Police appeal for information after fatal crash

Officers are appealing for more information after motorcyclist was killed.
Damaged Lancashire road

£23m ROAD REPAIRS: Drainage

Here is the full programme list for drainage.

Damaged Lancashire road

£23m ROAD REPAIRS: Footways

Here is the full programme list for footways.

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Damaged Lancashire road

£23m ROAD REPAIRS: Rural Unclassified

Here is the full rural unclassified list.
Damaged Lancashire road

£23m ROAD REPAIRS: A, B and C Roads - Surface Dressing Programme

Here is the full list of A, B & C road surface dressing programme.

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