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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.

Bamber Bridge man is cycling LEJOG in memory of his friends

Paul Stobbs starting the ride from Land’s End A Preston man in taking on the ultimate cycling challenge in memory of his friends. Paul Stobbs, 47, is cycling from Land’s […]

4 months ago
Emergency repairs to M6 southbound at Preston cause delays

Scene on the M6 southbound during Thursday morning Pic: Highways England Scene on the M6 southbound during Thursday morning Pic: Highways England A crash through the central reservation of the M6 at Bamber Bridge is continuing to cause delays. Two lanes […]

4 months ago
M6 lane closures southbound as lorry goes through central reservation

Scene around Junction 29 (Bamber Bridge) of the M6 Scene around Junction 29 (Bamber Bridge) of the M6 A major crash had shut the M6 southbound near Preston. Update: Emergency resurfacing work takes place and M6 remains closed on […]

4 months ago
Witnesses sought after Bamber Bridge crash saw car land in field

Junction 29 of the M6, close to where the crash took place Pic: Google Junction 29 of the M6, close to where the crash took place Pic: Google Police have issued a witness appeal after a crash in Bamber Bridge. During the early hours […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man taken to hospital after crash at Junction 29 of M6

The area around Junction 29 of the M6 saw slow traffic due to the crash Pic: Google The area around Junction 29 of the M6 saw slow traffic due to the crash Pic: Google Firefighters cut two people free from a car following a crash in Bamber […]

4 months ago
All the new library opening hours for Preston and South Ribble libraries

Cathy Openshaw shares a smile with Carol Green as she takes out books from the reopened library Cathy Openshaw shares a smile with Carol Green as she takes out books from the reopened library Libraries across Preston and South Ribble are seeing changes to their opening times. […]

4 months ago
Preston mum opens up on post-natal depression and what she’s doing about it

Preston mum Jess Johnson A Preston mum has done something amazing to help those contemplating suicide stay upbeat. Jess Johnson, mother-of-two, has painted a series of heartfelt messages of love and […]

4 months ago
Broken down vehicle on M6 at Preston damages carriageway as long delays form

The vehicle is a considerable size Pic: Highways England The vehicle is a considerable size Pic: Highways England Holidaymakers trying to get away on the M6 near Preston are experiencing long delays. A broken down vehicle between Junction 30 […]

5 months ago
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