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Bamber Bridge

An area to the south of Preston, it is within South Ribble and is commonly referred to as ‘Brig’. Bamber Bridge has a railway station and a main high street with local shops. It is close to the A6.

Police seek man wearing flower garland after Preston bar attack

Police want to speak to this man following an attack in Beachcomber bar Police want to speak to a man wearing a Hawaiian flower garland after an attack at a bar in Preston city centre during the Christmas period. A 38-year-old man was […]

2 days ago
Man punched in the face during Bamber Bridge robbery

The chain taken during the robbery which happened close to St Saviour's Church Pic: Google A man suffered facial injuries during a robbery in Bamber Bridge in the early hours of Friday morning. Around 12.25am the 35-year-old victim was walking past the entrance to St […]

5 days ago
Cards stolen from Bamber Bridge being used in Preston

Preston Police want to speak with two people after a stolen credit card and bank card were used to make payments at various stores in Preston City Centre last month. The […]

1 week ago
Car crashes into lamppost in Bamber Bridge

The scene in Brindle Road as police arrived Pic: LancsRoadPolice A driver has been charged with drink-driving after a car ploughed into a lamppost in Bamber Bridge. Police were called shortly before midnight on Wednesday (4 January) to Brindle Road. They found a […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Main Bamber Bridge road reopens following crash

Junction of Station Road and St Mary's Road Pic: Google Police closed a main road in Bamber Bridge due to a crash. The junction of Station Road with St Mary’s Road, with Dominos pizza on the corner, was shut by police […]

3 weeks ago
Preston Markets: Conlon Construction to start work on new Indoor Market in January

Sam Livesey, Ellen Young, Michael Conlon, Lorraine Norris, chief exec of Preston City Council and Councillor Robert Boswell, cabinet member environment at the Covered Market Preston’s new look market should be ready for Christmas 2017 as contractors have been appointed. Conlon Construction have won the multi-million pound contract to build the new glazed interior under the […]

1 month ago
Bamber Bridge social care firm is closed by Lancashire County Council

Ribble House where the firm was based in Bamber Bridge Pic: Google A dozen council workers have lost their jobs as a social care company was shut down by Lancashire County Council. With nearly £750,000 in its reserves the Lancashire Workforce Development […]

1 month ago
FBI suspect Gerard Zalewski who groomed Bamber Bridge teen is jailed

Gerard Zalewski has been jailed for 12 years A man who groomed his teenage victim online and was described as one of America’s most wanted has been jailed. Gerard Zalewski, 32, manipulated his 13-year-old victim to send him […]

1 month ago
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