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

06/03/2020 12:42

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

We have weather predictions of road temperatures falling close to or below zero tonight with a risk of ice. We will apply salt to selected priority routes this evening.

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