Grumpy Old Woman

Blackburn’s Traffic Lights are an on and off affair

Confused about the recent short report regarding the traffic lights at the junction of Eanam, Salford and Cicely Lane, right next to the entrance to Morrison’s supermarket being switched back on? The area appears to have been a traffic jam free zone for about 12 months, so why switch them back on? They were switched off due to an inspired decision by …

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Blackburn’s Road System – Pure Madness?

Think back to the days when you could actually drive into Blackburn and bring business to the shops and services in the town centre. What a wonderful time it was! You could drive up (and down!) Church Street and even park your car and then nip into a shop or bank. The businesses on Church Street used to flourish, a …

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