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.



Lancashire County Council has issued a statement regarding temporary road closures affecting Garstang Road, Woodplumpton Lane and Whittingham Lane in the coming months. Access for motor vehicles will be maintained whenever and wherever possible. Click 'Read More' for further details.

Details of current road closures affecting Broughton traffic. 

County Councillor Iddon has been briefed this afternoon regarding the results of the Bus Gate consultation. Read more at the link below.

Notification has been received by Broughton Parish Council that Broughton-in-Amounderness War Memorial, on Garstang Road, has been added to the National Heritage List for England at Grade II by Historic England.