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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.

Man chased with meat cleaver after scuffle in Deepdale

Charnock Street in Deepdale where the row happened Pic: Google A man chased a stranger down a Preston street with a meat cleaver after throwing him out of his girlfriend’s house. Callum Major, 27, was angry the man had returned […]

5 years ago
Body of missing Bamber Bridge woman found in Penwortham

Jeanette Roche A body found near the River Ribble in Penwortham has been identified as a missing woman from Bamber Bridge. Police had been searching for Jeanette Roche since Monday, June 27 […]

5 years ago
Tributes paid to motorcyclist Connor Whittingham who died in A6 crash

Connor Whittingham Tributes have been paid to a motorcyclist who died in a crash on the A6. Connor Whittingham, 23, was pronounced dead at the scene in Whittle-le-Woods. The Bamber Bridge rider […]

5 years ago
Jeanette Roche missing: Bamber Bridge woman last seen getting a taxi

A CCTV image shows Jeanette leaving a hotel in Blackburn, and two others taken in a Tesco store in Haslingdon Police are growing increasingly concerned about a Bamber Bridge woman who has not been seen for nearly a week. Jeanette Roche, 47, had been seen at her home on Monday […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Jeanette Roche missing: Can you help find Bamber Bridge woman?

Jeanette Roche A woman from Bamber Bridge has not been seen since late on Monday afternoon. South Ribble Police are growing increasingly concerned for Jeanette Roche. The 47-year-old was last seen at […]

5 years ago
Bamber Bridge man hurt in crash at Riley Green

The A6061 where the collision happened Pic: Google A Bamber Bridge man has been left injured after a car crash near Blackburn. Police are appealing for witnesses when a Renault Clio came off the road near the Royal […]

5 years ago
Bamber Bridge industrial fire: Roads closed as aerial ladders brought in to douse flames

Large black plumes of smoke can be seen across Bamber Bridge Preston fire crews are tackling a major fire at an industrial unit in Bamber Bridge. Seedlee Road close to Walton Summit business park is closed. Ten fire crews are on […]

5 years ago
Man to run marathon from Bamber Bridge as part of 401 Challenge

A man will start a marathon from Bamber Bridge this week in an effort to raise funds for two anti-bullying charities. Ben Smith is deep into The 401 Challenge which […]

5 years ago
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