Winter in Lancashire
Winter in Lancashire

When the bad weather strikes this winter, our fleet of gritters and snow ploughs will be working hard to keep Lancashire's roads moving.

We grit the following areas:

Area North - Lancaster, Wyre, Fylde
Area East - Burnley, Hyndburn, Ribble Valley, Rossendale, Pendle
Area Central and South - Chorley, Preston, South Ribble, West Lancashire

You can view regular updates on the decisions to grit the county's roads and pavements below.

North Lancashire

05/11/2019 13:01

Selected priority routes in Wyre, Fylde and Lancaster Districts to be gritted this evening.

We have weather predictions of road temperatures falling close to zero on some rural North Lancashire routes overnight. We will apply salt to selected priority routes.

See our online gritting map for details of our priority routes.

 

Priority routes only cover a third of the highway network and ice patches can develop on treated surfaces caused by water run-off from fields or other sources. Ice is most likely on untreated surfaces.