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Tailbacks on the M6 after crash involving multiple vehicles

There are long delays on the M6 motorway after a crash involving a number of vehicles, police said.
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Union leaders are urging Sir Richard Branson to intervene

Branson urged to meet unions over Virgin West Coast pay row as strikes loom

Union leaders are urging Sir Richard Branson to intervene in a dispute over pay which is set to spark a series of strikes on Virgin Trains West Coast.

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Researchers suggested that momentary distraction is a common contributor to road traffic deaths

Full moons can increase likelihood of fatal motor bike crashes

More fatal motorbike crashes take place on nights where there is a full moon, research has found.

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Lancashire Road Police shared a picture on social media of the Bay Gateway in Lancaster covered in ice. Police jokingly offered residents "free ice skating lessons".

Drivers warned over ice on roads as freezing temperatures hit Lancashire

Drivers have been urged to take extra care on the roads this morning after freezing temperatures across Lancashire led to widespread ice and frost, say police.
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Traffic chaos on the A585

Revealed: How much time traffic jams will add to your journey in Lancashire

An unknown quantity for any car journey is how long you might be delayed.

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Lane remains closed after major lorry blaze on M6

Drivers are being warned of possible disruption on the M6 this morning after one lane remains closed following a major lorry fire.
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Lorry on fire at M6 junction 32

UPDATED: Lorry fire blocks M6

A huge HGV blaze has blocked the M6 just north of junction 32 at Preston tonight.
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The stoppage happened on the M55 motorway.

'Pre-emptive' police efforts see two arrested in motorway stoppage

Police have arrested two individuals after a vehicle was stopped using 'pre-emptive tactics' on the M55 motorway.
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The stopped car. Photo: Lancashire Road Police.

Suspected drink and drug drivers caught travelling wrong way down a one way street

Police in Blackpool have arrested two people after stopping a car travelling the wrong way down a one way street.
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Police helping a stranded car in Rivington, Chorley. Photo: Lancashire Road Police.

SNOW LATEST: Cars stranded and drivers rescued despite Lancashire avoiding the worst of 'Snowmageddon'

For the large part, 'Snowmageddon' in Lancashire was a damp squib.
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Anchorsholme Lane East. Photo: Google.

Ambulances on the scene after two car collision

A road was closed after a two car collision near a school, police confirmed.
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A yellow warning for Preston has been issued by the Met Office.

SNOW WARNING: Blackpool's hour-by-hour snow forecast for Sunday

A yellow weather warning has been issued for Blackpool on Sunday as sub-zero temperatures continue to sweep across the north west.
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Emergency services attended the scene of the accident

Car slid down embankment after M55 crash

A car slid down an embankment on the M55 following a two-car collision, say Highways England.
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Potholes on Cropper Road

Emergency repairs as Blackpool road crumbles

Emergency repairs are being carried out on one of Blackpool’s worst roads after resurfacing plans were hit by more delays.

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Police are now warning drivers to slow down while driving in poor weather conditions.

Delays on M6 after crash

Two lanes were blocked on the M6 after a driver reportedly lost control of their vehicle.
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Shhh. No mobiles of headphones

Future of quiet carriages on trains under scrutiny after passenger palaver

A train operator is considering scrapping its quiet carriages and is asking its passengers whether they want them to stay or go.
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Delays are reported to be tailing back to junction 26.

Delays on M6 after series of crashes

Drivers are being warned of delays on the M6 this morning following a series of accidents.
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Two vehicle smash on Station Road, Fleetwood

Road partially blocked by smash in Fleetwood

A tea-time crash between a van and a car partially blocked Station Road in Fleetwood for a short time this evening.

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Three cars collided on the M6

Three vehicle crash closed M55

The M55 was closed yesterday evening after three vehicles collided and crashed into the central reservation, say fire services.
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Lancashire motorway partially closed after incident

Lancashire motorway partially closed after incident

The M65 was partially closed this evening after a vehicle fire.

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