Proposed M65 extension into Yorkshire

I was looking through the Pendle Borough Guide for 1976 and came across two interesting items.

M65.
Photo Ben Parsons
M65. Photo Ben Parsons

The first is an extract about future transport links followed by a map showing the proposed extension of the M65 through to Yorkshire – pity nobody listened as we would not be having discussions about ruining our beautiful countryside with a two-lane road to another nowhere.

Mike Carradice

Barrowford