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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.

Driver taken to hospital after crash shuts Station Road in Bamber Bridge

The black Vauxhall Astra crashed this morning in Station Road near St Aidens Church Station Road in Bamber Bridge has been closed due to a crash this on Wednesday morning (June 17). The major road has been closed at the junction of School Lane […]

6 months ago
Deaths from coronavirus in each Preston, South Ribble and Chorley neighbourhood revealed

A map showing how many people have died from coronavirus in each electoral ward has been updated. The total number of people to have died from coronavirus in Preston, South […]

6 months ago
Public warned not to approach a Bamber Bridge man wanted in connection with assault on teenager

Police are looking for a man in connection with an assault on a 16-year-old boy and his father. Adam Yusif Bhamji, 37, who also uses the surname Birch, is wanted […]

6 months ago
M61 reopens between Junction 9 and Junction 8 after concern for safety

Traffic being diverted off the M61 at Junction 9 southbound Pic: Highways England The M61 was been shut in both directions heading to and from Preston. Lancashire Police and Highways England shut the motorway due to a concern for safety. The police incident […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Urgent appeal to trace missing woman from Bamber Bridge

Dianne O'Hanlon Police are appealing for help to trace a woman who has gone missing from Bamber Bridge. Update: Police said during Sunday lunchtime that Dianne had been found safe and well […]

7 months ago
Police uncover drugs and cash stashed in baby wipes bag in Bamber Bridge car

Drugs, cash and mobile phones were uncovered in the car Pic: LancsPoliceTacOps Police recovered drugs, cash and multiple mobile phones after stopping a car in Bamber Bridge. Lancashire Police’s Tactical Operations unit made the stop during Saturday (May 16) evening. Stuffe into […]

7 months ago
Coronavirus deaths revealed by postcode as confirmed Covid-19 deaths rise to 71 in Preston and South Ribble

The drive-through coronavirus testing facility at Preston's College Pic: StePNE The number of confirmed deaths from Coronavirus in each district of Preston and South Ribble has been revealed. Figures released by the Office of National Statistics show a total of […]

7 months ago
Baxi Heating engineers swap boilers for visors to help front line NHS workers

Design engineers at a Preston boiler manufacturer have stepped in to produce personal protective equipment to help front line workers. The product design team at Baxi Heating has been producing […]

8 months ago
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