Lord-Lieutenant to officially open the Bay Gateway
Due to an injury to HRH Princess Alexandra, the Bay Gateway (the Heysham to M6 Link Road) will now be opened by the Lord-Lieutenant of Lancashire, Lord Shuttleworth KG KCVO.
On the afternoon of Thursday 2 March 2017, Lord Shuttleworth will officially open the Bay Gateway at an event at Lancashire and Morecambe College. The Lord Lieutenant acts as The Queen's personal representative in the county.
As part of the event, Lord Shuttleworth will unveil a commemorative plaque at the beginning of the road, near Junction 34 of the M6, following which he will join guests for light refreshments at the College.