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.

Tribunal rules Bamber Bridge agency discriminated against pregnant employee

A mum-of-one has spoken out about discrimination she faced after telling her employer she was pregnant. Aimee Sanderson says she suffered extreme stress and unfair treatment before she was dismissed […]

6 months ago
Photos show repairs ongoing after fire at Ye Olde Hob Inn

Repair work at Ye Olde Hob Inn Repair work is continuing at Ye Olde Hob Inn after fire ripped through the thatched pub last September. When Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service arrived at the historic Bamber Bridge […]

7 months ago
Police hunt two men who fled Audi in fatal M61 crash

Lancashire Police are trying to find the identities of two men who fled the scene after a collision on the M61 in which a 12-year-old girl died. Ebony Gould, from […]

8 months ago
Schoolgirl who died in M61 horror crash is named

Ebony Gould Pic: Lancashire Police Tributes have been paid to a schoolgirl who died following a four-car crash on the M61. The family of Ebony Gould have releaed a statement. 12-year-old Ebony died in hospital […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement M61 death crash left teenage girl dead as police hunt Audi occupants

The crash took place on the M61 northbound just beyond Junction 9 Pic: Blog Preston Two men are being hunted by police after a fatal crash on the M61. The motorway was closed for eight hours on Saturday (26 January) into Sunday (27 January) morning […]

8 months ago
M61 reopens at Walton Summit following major crash

Traffic is not being allowed onto the M61 northbound from Junction 9 onto the M6 Pic: Motorway Traffic Cameras The M61 had been shut at Walton Summit due to a major crash. Highways England advised motorists to seek alternative routes. Update: A 12-year-old girl died in the crash on […]

8 months ago
Driver in hospital after car crashes through wall of Morrisons in Bamber Bridge

The damage to the Morrisons store Pic: Blog Preston A driver has been treated by paramedics after a car went through the wall of a supermarket in Bamber Bridge. Emergency services were called to Morrisons in Station Road. During […]

8 months ago
These were the biggest stories in Preston from July to September this year

A firefighter makes his way onto the roof of the Olde Hob Inn Pic: Dave Bennion Not only has it been a jam-packed year, it was certainly a busy summer as well for the city. July to September proved to be popular with readers, reaching more […]

9 months ago
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