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 Neighbourhood Plan and supporting documents will go to the examiner tomorrow, the 25th April 2018.

Recently, the question has been asked as to how many properties there are in Broughton and how many will there be. Here's our response...

Due to the recent challenging weather conditions, Keep Britain Tidy has extended the Great British Spring Clean to the 25th March. So Broughton is rescheduling its event.

The latest 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.

Read the presentation and a the report for this session, both of whcih will be discussed at the Parish Council meeting next Tuesday evening at the Broughton Club/Wilson room at 7.30pm.