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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.

Woman overcame debilitating scoliosis that left her struggling to walk to set up own business

Nicole with fiancé Brad A business owner overcame her battle with debilitating scoliosis that left her spine 48 degrees off centre to set up her own business and become stronger than ever. Nicole Clowes, […]

5 months ago
Scooter crew deliver hundreds of Christmas selection boxes to Royal Preston Hospital

Scooters arriving at Royal Preston Hospital. Pic: Ruth Hornby Photography Members of scooter clubs across Preston delivered hundreds of selection boxes, toys and books to young patients at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals on Sunday 3 December. The bad weather didn’t stop […]

5 months ago
Police appeal to find woman missing from Leyland

Jessica Kemp Police are appealing for help to find a woman who is missing from Leyland. Jessica Kemp was last seen in Springfield Road at 1.30pm yesterday (Thursday 7 December). Officers say […]

6 months ago
Lancashire Central retail and leisure development confirmed at site of failed IKEA plan

Lancashire Central Illustrative CGI A vision for a huge industrial, retail and leisure development on land close to a major motorway junction in Central Lancashire has been given the green light. The approval of […]

6 months ago
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Lancashire Central retail park plan could move forward from ashes of IKEA development

M65 terminus roundabout There are calls for a decision over the future of a site in South Ribble – once earmarked for an IKEA store – to be deferred until the conclusion of […]

6 months ago
M6 Preston southbound delays after crash near Junction 31 at Samlesbury

Delays on the M6 southbound at Junction 30 on Tuesday evening Pic: Traffic Cameras UK A crash had closed three of four lanes of M6 southbound between J31A (Tickled Trout) and J30 (Bamber Bridge). Police were at the scene, with delays of 60 minutes above […]

6 months ago
Preston man convicted of ‘catalogue of sexual offences’ jailed for 10 years

Adam Dupuis Pic: Preston Police A man who was convicted of a “catalogue of sexual offences” has been jailed for 10 years and eight months. Adam Dupuis sexually assaulted a number of women and young […]

6 months ago
Car smashed into lamppost in serious London Way crash

A collision on London Way last night A driver was taken to hospital after a collision with a lamppost saw a vehicle sustain serious damage. The crash, reported by police at around 10.45pm last night (December 3), […]

6 months ago
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