"Expect delays" as traffic builds on major resort route

A contraflow is causing traffic jams in a main route in to Blackpool.

Saturday, 30th June 2018, 2:06 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th July 2018, 6:14 pm
Police have warned of traffic delays

Police have warned drivers to "expect delays" around the contraflow on the A583 Preston New Road coming in to Blackpool.

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The contraflow is in place all day, and local businesses are open as usua.

A spokesman for Fylde police said: "Traffic is continuing to build on the A583 Preston New Road with the contra flow in place.

"We would advise motorists to expect delays and where possible use alternative routes."