“Transformative” Lancashire bypass unveiled

A new era for travel in a busy area of Lancashire has been ushered in with the completion of a major upgrade. The new A585 Windy Harbour to Skippool bypass in Poulton-le-Fylde, built around the village of Little Singleton, is now fully open to traffic. Approximately three miles of new road has been added around […]

South Lancaster transport proposals re-evaluated

A decision has been made to suspend further work on the proposed South Lancaster to M6 transport project and to re-evaluate the proposals. The decision by partners Lancashire County Council, Lancaster City Council and Homes England is put down to increasing costs driven by construction inflation in recent years, which have increased the pressures on […]

Hydrologiq and Costain collaborate to trial hydrogen-powered generator on the Preston Western Distributor Road  

Lancashire County Council’s delivery partner, Costain, and hydrogen industry start-up, Hydrologiq, have successfully trialled the use of a hydrogen-powered fuel cell generator at the Preston Western Distributor Road project’s M55 compound.    The trial is the first for Lancashire County Council in line with its carbon reduction ambitions and demonstrated carbon savings from onsite operations of between […]


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