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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.

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 […]

3 weeks ago
Bamber Bridge library is back open after two years

The key to Bamber Bridge library - they've got a big lock on the door! The key to Bamber Bridge library – they’ve got a big lock on the door! Bamber Bridge library has reopened after being closed for two years. The building in Station […]

1 month ago
Police hunt for man after racially aggravated assault in Bamber Bridge

Ben Shiels Ben Shiels Police are searching for a man after an alleged racially aggravated assault in Bamber Bridge. Update: On Friday (7 December) police said Shiels had come forward and handed […]

2 months ago
Repair work complete on M6 at Junction 30 after crash

The crash took place just where the M61 slip road off the M6 is Pic: Highways England The crash took place just where the M61 slip road off the M6 is Pic: Highways England Traffic remains slow on the M6 to the south of Preston after a […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Stagecoach to axe the 113 bus service between Preston and Wigan

A Stagecoach bus service at Preston Bus Station Pic: Ian Simpson A Stagecoach bus service at Preston Bus Station Pic: Ian Simpson A re-routed bus service put in when another was withdrawn is now facing the axe. Stagecoach has announced the […]

2 months ago
Hoghton woman named in food industry’s ones to watch

Amy Cheadle from The Northern Dough Company Amy Cheadle from The Northern Dough Company A baker from Hoghton has seen her dough rising nicely this year. Amy Cheadle, who co-founded the Northern Dough Company, has been named […]

2 months ago
Travellers set up camp on private land in Bamber Bridge

Club Street, Bamber Bridge Travellers have set up camp on private land on a street in Bamber Bridge, it has been confirmed. South Ribble Borough Council has issued a statement […]

3 months ago
Pop-up puppet theatre coming to Bamber Bridge micropub

Inside Brig n Barrel in Bamber Bridge Inside Brig n Barrel in Bamber Bridge This Halloween, a pop up puppet theatre will be bringing a zany mix of puppetry and vintage movies to a micropub near you. […]

3 months ago
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