Motorway closed after car fire

A section of the M6 was closed on Wednesday evening after a car fire.

The new Lune West Bridge

Motorway slip road closures ahead for Lancaster junction

The southbound slip road at Junction 34 of the M6 is to close tonight, Tuesday, as part of the final stages of Heysham M6 Link work.

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Police were called to assist at the scene of an accident on Kellet Lane.

Man injured in crash on Kellet Lane

A man was injured in a two-car smash on Kellet Lane on Tuesday afternoon.

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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Lancaster motorcyclist dies in Scotland crash

Lancaster motorcyclist dies in Scotland crash

A 74-year-old man from Lancaster has died in hospital following a crash on the A712 road, just north of Newton Stewart in Scotland.

Elizabeth Taylor from Morecambe who tripped on a pavement near her house and fell headlong into a lamppost. Elizabeth and her husband Donald have been trying to alert the highways department about the kerb for a year but nothing has been done.

Woman hurt after trip on uneven kerb

A trip over a kerb wouldn’t have happened if it had been fixed, claim a Morecambe couple.

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Loyn Bridge near Hornby closed due to vehicle damage

Lancashire County Council is alerting drivers to a diversion in place in the north of the county due to the closure of a bridge between Gressingham and Hornby.

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A broken down trailer caused traffic disruption in Galgate. Picture: Lancs Road Police.

Broken down trailer blocks Galgate road

The back wheels of a farm trailer came off on a road in Galgate causing traffic disruption.

A moped rider suffered minor injuries after a crash on Morecambe Road. Picture: Lancs Road Police.

Moped rider injured in Morecambe Road crash

A moped rider suffered minor injuries in a crash with a car on Morecambe Road.

A biker suffered minor injuries in a crash on Shore Road, Silverdale. Picture: Lancs Road Police.

Biker injured in crash in Silverdale

A motorcyclist suffered minor injuries in a crash on Shore Road in Silverdale.

The Heysham M6 Link the Bay Gateway officially opens on Halloween, October 31.

Date revealed for Heysham M6 link opening

An official opening date has been revealed for the Heysham M6 link road.

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Road closures take place this weekend

UPDATE: Lancaster M6 road closures

The Friday night closure on the M6 northbound and southbound between junctions 33 and 34 will not take place due to predicted wind speeds.

Overturned caravan on the M6 near Lancaster

UPDATE: Motorway fully reopened after caravan overturned

All lanes of the M6 closed because of an overturned caravan near Lancaster have been reopened.

Junction closures taking place next weekend.

Lancaster M6 junctions to close

Lancaster’s M6 Northbound and Southbound between junctions 33 and 34 will close next weekend.

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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Coun Janet Hall (Skerton East), resident Jean Parr, Coun Abbott Bryning (Skerton East), Coun Karen Leytham (Skerton West), Coun Rob Devey (Skerton West) and Coun Robert Redfern (Skerton East).

Councillors back bridge restriction to help make most of link road

Plans to introduce a weight limit on the two bridges which carry traffic over the River Lune in Skerton have been backed by ward councillors.

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Richard Peregrine sent us this photo of a large pothole or sinkhole in Long Marsh Lane on Friday morning.

Large hole appears in Lancaster road

A dangerous 2ft deep pothole or sinkhole appeared in a Lancaster road this morning, Friday.

Lancaster Railway Station

UPDATED: Flooding causes rail delays in Lancashire

Train travellers are facing delays and cancellations between Lancaster and Preston this morning due to flooding.

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Virgin train

UPDATED: Lines reopen after de-railment

Rail lines have re-opened after a de-railed train was put back on the tracks in Lancashire.

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The Hurley Flyer on the bay on a crystal clear morninng.2901052-38

50 years of saving lives in the bay

Morecambe’s RNLI Lifeboat is celebrating 50 years of bay rescues.

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