Playground on King George V Playing Field

The civil parish of Broughton lies just 4-miles north of Preston in Lancashire.

Broughton is a village steeped in history, with a warm and close-knit community. Whether you're a resident or visitor to our parish, we hope you will find the information on this site interesting and helpful.

Our Parish Council works to represent the interests of the local community, on all kinds of issues, from planning matters to crime prevention, managing open spaces and campaigning for better services and facilities.

Please contact us with any comments or suggestions on how we can improve this service, and of course any local news or items of interest relevant to the Broughton area that we may share.


Map of Broughton and surrounding areas

Broughton is situated to the north of the City of Preston. Primarily where the A6 towards Lancaster crosses the B5269 (Whittingham Lane), although the civil parish boundaries also take in sections of D'urton Lane, Haighton Green Lane and Eastway to the South.



The A6 is to be closed overnight, from 21:00 to 05:00, each night from Monday 24th July to Friday 28th July inclusive. There will be a diversion in place.

The second edition of our brand new newsletter, e-News, is now available. You can read the newsletter here or find printed versions in venues throughout the village.

City Deal has released its latest update on the Broughton Bypass construction work. For the latest, download the newsletter here.

Two proposals for temporary road closures of the A6 Garstang Road, Broughton, have been announced by Lancashire County Council. The first is from the 24th July until 28th July 2017 and the second is from 21st August to 25th August 2017, to enable essential Broughton Bypass works to take place.