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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.

Cuerden campaigners raise traffic concerns ahead of IKEA decision

How the IKEA store at Cuerden may look How the IKEA store at Cuerden may look Campaigners wanting to restrict the size of the new Cuerden retail park have called for objections to be raised to the amount […]

2 hours ago
Transgender author threatens Bamber Bridge school with legal action

Juno Dawson's talks in schools explore sexuality, identity, literature and education Juno Dawson’s talks in schools explore sexuality, identity, literature and education A Preston school claims it did not cancel a visit from a transgender author – saying they postponed it […]

1 week ago
Beachcomber attack investigation sees second man’s picture released

A second picture, of the man on the right, has been released A second picture, of the man on the right, has been released A second picture has been released by police in connection with an attack in a Preston bar’s toilet. […]

1 week ago
Service for dogs and people who have a disability launching in Preston

Barks and Recreation is a new professional dog walking and grooming service that is opening in Preston and will also specialise in offering extra support to people who have a disability. […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police seek man with connections to Bamber Bridge and Preston

Stephen Jones Stephen Jones A Preston man is wanted to appear in court in connection with criminal damage. 22-year-old Stephen Jones has a warrant issued by Preston Magistrates Court. He failed to […]

3 weeks ago
Homes to be built on former Wesley Street Mill site

Wesley Street Mill was demolished in 2013 Pic: The View From The North Wesley Street Mill was demolished in 2013 Pic: The View From The North What used to be a mill in the centre of Bamber Bridge is going to become a […]

3 weeks ago
Stagecoach cut the Bamber Bridge 150 bus service

A bus service running from Bamber Bridge to the city centre is being stopped. The 150 service currently takes the route through Bamber Bridge, Gregson Lane, Higher Walton and completes […]

4 weeks ago
Crane fire closes one lane of M6 near Preston

One lane is closed near the M65 junction Pic: Highways England A lane is closed on the M6 southbound near Preston due to a crane fire. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service have been called to recover a mobile crane which has […]

4 weeks ago
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