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.

Popular bespoke cake maker Something Sweet losing business after being targeted by hackers

Lauren Iozzi, of Something Sweet, hard at work A bespoke cake creator from Bamber Bridge says her business has been affected hugely by the loss of her primary marketing tool. Lauren Iozzi, 33 from Bamber Bridge, set up […]

5 days ago
Preston community group dances in solidarity with One Billion Rising

The Mayor and the Creative Communities Group pose with one arm in the air for One Billion Rising A Preston community group has taken part in one of the largest mass movements of people in the world for the annual One Billion Rising event. It was the Creative […]

1 week ago
Beer Box owner grateful for public support after unexpected bill and ‘bullying’ leads to grim 24 hours

Beer Box in Bamber Bridge A Bamber Bridge micropub owner is breathing a sigh of relief after the distress and shock of a business-threatening four-figure bill landing with little notice. Mark Bentham, who has been […]

2 weeks ago
Man rushed to hospital with serious injuries after Wigan Road crash

Blue light from a police car Pic: South Ribble Police A man was rushed to hospital with serious injuries after a crash involving a car and a cyclist on a key road connecting Lostock Hall and Bamber Bridge with Leyland. […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Cuerden Valley Park to host magical light trail experience

Visitors will be able to wind their way through light installations Pic: Cuerden Valley Park A new light spectacular is coming to Cuerden Valley Park. The Northern Lights event will see the park’s Pinetum illuminated to create a magical light trail experience. Visitors will be […]

3 weeks ago
Community groups in South Ribble urged to apply for £100,000 fund

The Base II opening event South Ribble’s voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise sectors can receive up to £20,000 in funding. With £100,000 available in total, those eligible can apply until 23 February.  The scheme […]

3 weeks ago
South Ribble Borough Council urges eligible households to claim £500 cost of living grant

South Ribble Borough Council building. Pic: South Ribble Council Funding is available to help support households in South Ribble who are struggling due to the Cost of Living Crisis. Those eligible will receive one-off payments of up to £500 […]

3 weeks ago
Raft of major road changes for Lancashire Central development including M6, M65, A6 and A582

Lancashire Central Illustrative CGI A raft of major changes will have to be made to some of the busiest parts of the road network in South Ribble to accommodate the new Lancashire Central development. […]

2 months ago
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