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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.

Bus shelters in Bamber Bridge’s main street are vandalised

Damage to the bus shelters in Station Road Pic: Shane King New look bus shelters in Bamber Bridge have been vandalised. Installed as part of major work in Station Road in recent months vandals have struck. Blog Preston was sent pictures […]

59 mins ago
Serious crash shuts road in Walton-le-Dale

The junction of Duddle Lane and Severn Drive Pic: Google Police have shut a road in Walton-le-Dale due to a crash. Motorists are being advised to avoid the area after a crash at the junction of Duddle Lane and Severen […]

1 week ago
South Ribble local election results 2019: ward by ward breakdown

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig South Ribble Borough Council saw the council slip into no overall control. Conservatives saw six seats lost and Labour become the largest party. But no party managed to command a […]

3 weeks ago
Spot yourself at Rosemere Cancer’s Walk in the Dark from Chorley Hospital to RPH

More than 450 walkers went striding out during Saturday night to raise hundreds of thousands of pounds for cancer patients in Preston. Rosemere Cancer Foundation’s Walk in The Dark saw […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Cuerden logistics complex plans already face petition against them

Another aerial view of the Cuerden site New proposals for Cuerden’s development are already facing criticism. The Limit Cuerden group have launched a petition against the plans from Lancashire County Council. Previously anchored by IKEA the Cuerden […]

1 month ago
Fresh Cuerden proposals revealed in wake of IKEA and retail park scheme collapse

An aerial view of the current state of the Cuerden site near the M65 and M6 interchange What was due to be a flagship IKEA store in Lancashire and associated retail park now looks set to become a logistics warehouse and industrial centre. Cuerden, off the M6 […]

1 month ago
Driver arrested after M61 crash at Clayton Brook leaves four people injured

Traffic slowing on the M61 southbound during Sunday afternoon Pic: Motorway Traffic Cameras A driver has been arrested in connection with a crash on the M61 which left another driver seriously injured. Police are appealing for witnesses after the crash which saw a […]

1 month ago
Firefighters cut free motorist from M61 crash wreckage

Traffic slowing on the M61 southbound during Sunday afternoon Pic: Motorway Traffic Cameras The M61 was shut for four hours near Preston after a two-car crash. Police shut the motorway just south of Junction 9 for Clayton Brook due to the collision. One […]

1 month ago
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