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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.

South Ribble Borough Council explain tree felling in Withy Grove Park is due to transformation project

South Ribble Borough Council have released a statement explaining why trees have been felled in Withy Grove Park, after receiving messages from disgruntled residents. The trees have been cut down […]

2 days ago
Four fire engines deal with Higher Walton waste fire

Fire engine Pic: Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service Fire services were called to deal with a fire on Kittlingbourne Brow, Higher Walton in the early hours of this morning. Four fire engines from Bamber Bridge and Preston attended […]

6 days ago
National Lottery winners bring joy to hundreds of elderly and vulnerable people in Bamber Bridge

A team of creative National Lottery winners have been putting their skills to good use during the latest lockdown – making and painting dozens of beautiful bird boxes for Age […]

2 weeks ago
Nine areas of Preston and South Ribble record less than three Covid cases in final week of March

Latest Covid case map. A total of nine areas within Preston and South Ribble currently have less than three coronavirus cases. This includes areas such as Penwortham North, Lostock Hall and Haslam Park. However, […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Former Archbishop’s envoy Terry Waite shares his experiences with Bamber Bridge school

Pupils and teachers from a Lancashire school have been sharing their experience of speaking to former Archbishop’s envoy Terry Waite via Zoom. The online session was a great example of […]

3 weeks ago
Bamber Bridge man charged with attempted murder after Chorley stabbing

Malik Hussain of Bamber Bridge appeared in front of Preston Magistrates court on Thursday 25 March and charged with attempted murder. Read more: Man taken to hospital with ‘significant stab […]

3 weeks ago
Scammer claiming to be from South Ribble Borough Council targeting elderly and vulnerable people in Bamber Bridge

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig South Ribble Borough Council are warning residents in the Bamber Bridge area about a man with a clipboard knocking on doors, claiming to be working with the council to reduce […]

3 weeks ago
Area by area coronavirus cases for Preston and South Ribble up until 18 March

Latest coronavirus figures map. Two places in Preston and South Ribble have reported less than three new coronavirus cases in the past week. However, some areas such as Walton-le-Dale and Lostock Hall have seen […]

4 weeks ago
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