The M6 Motorway

2013-12-28T17:46:16+00:00By |Local History, Newton-le-Willows, Winwick|

The first section of the 63 miles long North-South Motorway through Lancashire to be completed was the Preston By-pass (8 miles)—Britain's first motorway—opened by the Prime Minister, the Right Hon. Harold Macmillan, M.P., on the 5th December, 1958. The second [...]