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Another Fishergate bollard is sent flying

A Fishergate bollard has claimed yet another victim and this time it's managed to come away with part of a bumper.
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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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Drivers reported delays in the area

Delays after two-vehicle smash on southbound M6

All lanes have re-opened following a two-vehicle smash on the southbound M6, say police.
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Lancashire's gritters are gearing up to keep the county moving over the weekend

Snow warning issued for Lancashire

A weather warning for snow has been issued for Lancashire.

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The accident happened between junctions 6 for Horwichand 5 for West Houghton.

UPDATE: Lane closed on southbound M61 after accident

One lane was closed on the M61 southbound after a vehicle and a trailer hit the central reservation.
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Members of the RMT on a picket line at Blackpool North

Thousands back petition to keep guards on all Northern trains

More than 11,000 people have signed an online petition calling on train operator Northern Rail to scrap plans for driver only operations (DOO).

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Firefighters were called to the motorway

Lorry blaze leads to delays on motorway

Drivers faced delays this morning when a lorry caught fire during rush hour.

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An entry ramp has been closed on the M6 southbound after a lorry shed its load.

Entry lane onto M6 closed after lorry sheds its load

An entry lane was closed on the M6 southbound after a lorry shed its load.
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The collision, which according to police 'could not have been avoided' by the driver, happened yesterday afternoon on Spendmore Lane inCoppull.

Young girl injured after being knocked off her bike

A young girl was injured when she was knocked off her bike by a car as she wobbled into the road, say police.
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Tailbacks are reported to extend back to Leyland Road/Golden Way.

'Severe delays' after roadworks on A59

Drivers are reporting 'severe' delays this morning after one lane was closed due to roadworks on the eastbound A59 in Preston.
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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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Damaged Lancashire road

£23m ROAD REPAIRS: Drainage

Here is the full programme list for drainage.

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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.
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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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Damaged road in Lancashire

£23m ROAD REPAIRS: A, B & C Roads - Resurfacing/Inlay

Here is the full list of A, B & C road resurfacing and inlay.
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Train users are urged to check before they travel today as strike hits services across the north west.

Passengers urged to 'check before you travel' as strike hits north west trains

Train users are urged to check before they travel today as strike hits services across the north west.
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New mobile phone rules saw 77 Lancashire drivers fined and given 6 penalty points for using phone while driving

New mobile phone rules saw 77 Lancashire drivers fined and given 6 penalty points for using phone while driving

A total of 77 drivers were stopped and handed tough new penalties as part of a week of action to catch motorists using mobile phones behind the wheel.
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M6 closed following crash

M6 closed following crash

Both carriageways of the M6 have been closed following an accident involving two lorries.

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