The civil parish of Broughton lies four miles north of Preston city centre. The village is steeped with history with a warm and friendly community feel. Perfectly placed for both business and Leisure offering beautiful countryside on your doorstep.
Broughton village offers a small selection of restaurants and bars. Leisure facilities include Broughton & District Country Club. Fulwood and Broughton Cricket Club. Nearby you can visit Conway Park and Gardens. Woodland Trust Nature Reserve. Broughton is ideally located to access the bustling city or head to the beautiful beaches around the Fylde Coast.
There are three schools in Broughton:
Broughton Pre-School- Founded in 1968 and caters for children aged between 2-8 yrs.
Broughton C Of E Primary School- Founded in and is the oldest primary school in the UK.
Broughton High School- Caters for children between 11-16 yrs. Situated on Woodplumpton Lane.
Broughton is located between Garstang Road and the B5269. Just a few minutes away from the M6 and M55, giving you good connections across the North West. Blackpool and Lytham St Annes are a short distance to travel to. Around 15 miles. The market town of Garstang just 7 miles away. Broughton is served by 3 buses all running along Garstang Road. Stagecoach services 40and 41 connect to Preston City Centre. From Preston Train Station you can access mainline train routes to major cities.