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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.

Public warned not to approach Preston man wanted in connection with sexual assault

Matthew Parkinson Police are continuing to search for a prisoner who is on the run. Matthew Parkinson was convicted of battery, assault and theft in November last year. The 26-year-old has breached […]

6 days ago
Police want to find a missing Preston teenager last seen in Bamber Bridge

Saskia Baldwin Police are appealing to trace a missing teenage girl with links across Preston. Update: Police found Saskia safe and well during the early hours of Monday (15 July) morning Saskia […]

7 days ago
Former Bamber Bridge teacher gets kids ‘hooked on to books’

Rachel with her Book Swap Boxes An ex-primary school teacher has inspired children to look at books in a different way. Rachel Tomlinson from Bamber Bridge was in education as a teacher and Assistant Head for […]

2 weeks ago
Hot tub firm opens showroom in Bamber Bridge

Hot tub - have you fancied one in your back garden? A luxury hot tubs retailer has opened up in Bamber Bridge. Luxury Spas Direct has a new showroom to showcase the latest in spas and hot tubs. The firm also […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement How a new mother and baby group is making it a sling thing

A new baby wearing group and sling library has opened at the Valley Coffee Shop, Bamber Bridge.h Preston Slings gives parents and carers a chance to get together and share different […]

2 months ago
Bus shelters in Bamber Bridge’s main street are vandalised

Damage to the bus shelters in Station Road Pic: Shane King New look bus shelters in Bamber Bridge have been vandalised. Installed as part of major work in Station Road in recent months vandals have struck. Blog Preston was sent pictures […]

2 months ago
Serious crash shuts road in Walton-le-Dale

The junction of Duddle Lane and Severn Drive Pic: Google Police have shut a road in Walton-le-Dale due to a crash. Motorists are being advised to avoid the area after a crash at the junction of Duddle Lane and Severen […]

2 months ago
South Ribble local election results 2019: ward by ward breakdown

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig South Ribble Borough Council saw the council slip into no overall control. Conservatives saw six seats lost and Labour become the largest party. But no party managed to command a […]

3 months ago
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