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World Cup closes Preston streets tonight

Preston Fishergate 1

1:22pm 11th July 2018

Many roads in the centre of Preston will be closed to vehicles tonight.

The City Council say they'll be closing a number of roads over concerns for public safety.

Fishergate, Friargate and Church Street are the main roads which will be pedestrianised for several hours.

preston city road closures for world cup

This will be between 8.45pm and 11pm tonight (11/7/18), as England take on Croatia.

Only emergency vehicles or those involved with the event will be allowed to travel on the affected routes.

Diversions have been put in place to make sure drivers aren't stranded.

The full list of closures - and their diversions - are on Preston City Council's website. 

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