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.

Police appeal after machete-wielding gang raid Bamber Bridge home

South Ribble Police have arrested three people after an attempted home invasion in Bamber Bridge. On Sunday 19 September, police arrested a 19-year-old man from Wesham on suspicion of a […]

2 days ago
Latest South Ribble planning applications week beginning September 6

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning September 6. Discharge of conditions 6, 26 and 27 of planning approval 07/2020/00781/OUT at Land […]

1 week ago
Bamber Bridge recital to take place at St Aidan’s Parish Church

The world renowned organist Professor Ian Tracey of Liverpool Cathedral and the City Organist of Liverpool, is giving a recital at St Aidan’s Parish Church, Station Road, Bamber Bridge on Saturday 4 […]

3 weeks ago
Police appeal to find 28-year-old wanted on suspicion of burglary with links to Preston

Shaun Rimmer Police are looking to find the whereabouts of Shaun Rimmer, who is wanted on suspicion of burglary. The 28-year-old has links to Leyland, Preston, Bamber Bridge, Penwortham, Clayton-le-Woods and Liverpool, […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Person taken to hospital and investigation launched after fire at Walton Summit

Two aerial ladder platforms were used to help control the fire Pic: LFRS One person was taken to hospital with burn injuries after a ‘significant’ fire at Walton Summit yesterday (Sunday 15 August). Firefighters were called to the fire at an industrial unit […]

1 month ago
Higher Walton Post Office to move to new location

The Post Office is relocating Higher Walton Post Office to a new location. The new Post Office location will be in Premier Store, 352 Higher Walton Road, Higher Walton, PR5 […]

1 month ago
Ashton-on-Ribble, Bamber Bridge and Longton men among drugs gang jailed

Eight men have been jailed for a total of more than 100 years for their involvement in a major conspiracy to supply drugs. The gang was sentenced at Preston Crown […]

2 months ago
Police arrest second wanted Bamber Bridge man

Lancashire Police have arrested a second man in their hunt for Lancashire’s most wanted. Robert Towers, who was wanted after failing to appear at court, has come forward following the […]

2 months ago
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